Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 06/13/2012 - 7:46pm
Labor unions representing faculty, staff, and others who would be affected by a bill to overhaul higher education in New Jersey have asked lawmakers to tweak the measure so that thousands of current employees are protected.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 05/10/2012 - 6:33pm
Kelly O'Leary, a part-time English and French instructor at Kalamazoo Valley Community College, says it only took one bad September for her and her part-time instructing colleagues to decide they'd form a union.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 05/08/2012 - 7:57pm
A sharply divided Board of Governors for Higher Education Monday night rejected four contracts that would have given compounded 3-percent raises to faculty at the University of Rhode Island and to members of three other unions.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 04/25/2012 - 7:26pm
Western Michigan University Board of Trustees received a briefing on the university’s veteran-friendly track record, met the new Western Student Association President and listened to teaching assistant woes at a board meeting on Thursday, April 19.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 04/10/2012 - 7:45pm
A state labor relations panel will hold off on dealing with a controversial move to unionize university research assistants while the courts deal with a suit brought by Democrats dealing with a related issue.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Sun, 04/01/2012 - 9:44pm
UW-Madison officials have decided to open human resources meetings to the public after a group of faculty and staff complained that new work rules for the university's 17,000 employees were being discussed in private.