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Accuracy • Independence • Integrity

July 22, 2017   |   Ithaca, NY

Commentary: What it’s like to negotiate with IC administration

By | Mar 22, 2017

Instead of seriously engaging with our proposals, our leadership has tried to clamp down on the prospect of progress at IC through intimidation.

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.

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.

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.

College bargaining committee responds to strike vote results

The Ithaca College bargaining team is disappointed that the contingent faculty unions have announced that they have voted to authorize 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.