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Adjunct Advocacy

March 09, 2015 / Phil Lesch

Contingent faculty members are demanding—and getting—better working conditions read more >

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Adjunct instructors seek stability

March 04, 2015 / Phil Lesch

The first ever National Adjunct Walkout Day took place last week on Wednesday, Feb. 25. The event aimed to raise awareness of unfair labor practices that adjunct instructors face at universities nationwide. read more >

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NLRB Official Says Adjuncts at Seattle U. Can Unionize

March 04, 2015 / Phil Lesch

Applying for the first time its new standards for weighing whether college faculty members can unionize, the National Labor Relations Board has given the green light to a union election by contingent faculty members at Seattle University. read more >

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Accent on Bias

March 02, 2015 / Phil Lesch

Rate My Professors is a student evaluation site that frustrates many professors, who say that the nonscientific standards leave faculty members open to unfair ratings. read more >