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Faculty unions rally to send a message to prospective students

By | Feb 20, 2017

Students held a sit-in to support contingent faculty at Ithaca College, while the Tompkins County Workers’ Center held a rally outside on Feb. 20.


Editorial: Students should support unions in potential strike

By The Ithacan | Feb 15, 2017

If it must come down to it, the campus community should support contingent professors if they go on strike.


Open Letter: Jewish studies program stands with union

Our teaching needs, and therefore our students’ interests, are best served by faculty working under just conditions.


Open Letter: Chemistry department supports faculty unions

Ithaca College and our department depend on their work every semester and this need is not likely to diminish in the foreseeable future.


IC contingent faculty vote to authorize strike

By | Feb 14, 2017

The Ithaca College part-time lecturers and full-time contingent faculty members voted today to authorize the IC Contingent Faculty Union to call for any action up to a strike.


Contingent faculty union provides update on negotiations

The following presents a summary of the compensation model for part-time faculty that the union has proposed to the IC administration.


Open Letter: Women’s and gender studies program supports union

In Women’s and Gender Studies, we are entirely dependent on part-time faculty to cover our primary courses.


Open Letter: Art history department supports contingent faculty

The Department of Art History writes to express our deep appreciation and support for our part-time and contingent faculty members.


Commentary: College’s inclusivity commitment hypocritical

By | Feb 11, 2017

While administrators claim that they strive to make this campus a more inclusive community, they easily expose their hypocrisy when they neglect their own faculty members and students.


Open Letter: CSCRE department expresses support for union

In the event that part-time and contingent faculty hold a legal strike, the CSCRE will not seek to replace them in order to fill our instructional needs.


Ithaca College bargaining team responds to strike vote date

The college is committed to negotiating a collective bargaining agreement. The parties are meeting, and progress is occurring at each session.


Contingent faculty to hold strike vote on campus Feb. 13–14

By | Feb 8, 2017

The Ithaca College contingent faculty unions have announced they will hold an on-campus vote Feb.13–14 to authorize a strike.