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Contingent faculty unions announce strike date

By | Mar 9, 2017

The contingent faculty unions have released an announcement that they will strike March 28 and 29 if a contract agreement is not reached.


Unfair labor lawsuit filed against Ithaca College

By | Mar 8, 2017

The Ithaca College contingent faculty unions announced March 8 that they will be filing an unfair labor practice lawsuit against the college.


Open Letter: College expresses support for free speech

By | Mar 8, 2017

To reiterate, there is nothing in the letter that is intended to limit free speech or is contrary to existing policies at Ithaca College.


Contingent faculty wage silent protest at Board of Trustees dinner

By | Mar 3, 2017

Members of IC Students for Labor Action and the contingent faculty unions held a “silent protest” outside the Emerson Suites on March 2.


Contingent faculty responds to Public Safety letter

We challenge Chief Kerry to produce evidence that traffic was stopped because the entrance to the college was blocked by protesters.


Public Safety warns union representative of legal action

By | Mar 1, 2017

The Ithaca College Office of Public Safety has sent a letter to the college’s contingent faculty unions threatening action up to “legal proceedings.”


College bargaining committee provides update on negotiations

On February 24, the college made a proposal to the part-time unit to increase compensation by 14.3% over four years.


Contingent faculty responds to latest negotiations

As usual, the administration has released information about the bargaining process that contains several misleading or outright false statements.


Lecturer responds to allegations that strike vote results are invalid

By | Feb 28, 2017

The union has decided not to release the total number of votes cast because we do not intend to play into the hand of the administration.


Students and locals rally for IC contingent faculty unions

By | Feb 24, 2017

Students from Ithaca College and members of the Tompkins County Workers’ Center rallied for the second time this week to support the contingent faculty unions.


Letter to the Editor: Lecturer believes strike vote may be invalid

By | Feb 21, 2017

But, the Union leaders broke one of the fundamental laws of the playing field: they made their own rules, and told everyone something else.


Cornell graduate student union supports IC contingent faculty

We recognize that all labor actions by our colleagues and professors at Ithaca College are actions against the corporatization of higher education in the US.