The contingent faculty unions have released an announcement that they will strike March 28 and 29 if a contract agreement is not reached.
Members of IC Students for Labor Action and the contingent faculty unions held a “silent protest” outside the Emerson Suites on March 2.
The Ithaca College Office of Public Safety has sent a letter to the college’s contingent faculty unions threatening action up to “legal proceedings.”
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 from Ithaca College and members of the Tompkins County Workers’ Center rallied for the second time this week to support the contingent faculty unions.
But, the Union leaders broke one of the fundamental laws of the playing field: they made their own rules, and told everyone something else.
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.