The administration exerted its power this month by refusing to give raises to newly promoted non-tenure-track faculty. In the face of this unilateral action, the need for a union has never been clearer. […]
From the Executive Committee of the Campus Faculty Association: Regarding the Recent Hiring Controversies and Their Implications for Shared Governance Dear Colleagues: This is an extremely dangerous moment for the […]
Dear Alma, The lecturers and research assistant professors in my department seem unusually happy this week. Is something special going on? Signed, Auda DeLoop Dear Auda, Indeed — something is […]
Kristina Riedel and Shawn Gilmore Making History, May 14, 2014, Springfield Il.
A careful analysis of the raises in the faculty union contract at UIC shows that our colleagues in Chicago will make solid gains to their base salary: 6.75% over the […]
At a time of great financial crisis, shrinking faculties, low salaries, and rising tuition, the University of Illinois administration has spent enormous time and money fighting an open and democratic […]