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February 24, 2020   |   Ithaca, NY

Ithaca College budget for 2017–18 sees decrease from last year

By | Mar 8, 2017

The approved 2017–18 revenue budget is $234.5 million, which was announced on Intercom March 7.

Update: IC part time–faculty union, administration far apart in talks

By | Sep 23, 2016

“We’ve had dialogue about the issues,” Burroughs said. “They’re either stalling or not doing their work, and we’re not going to tolerate that.”

Ithaca College faculty are paid less than at other institutions

By | Apr 28, 2016

Professors at Ithaca College are paid less than their counterparts at similar four-year private colleges in New York state. Despite this data, some faculty and administrators believe it is not fair to compare these other institutions in New York state to the college.

Part-time faculty union faces some pushback in negotiations

By | Mar 23, 2016

“Right now, we have people in our membership who are single mothers, on welfare, on food stamps, barely making ends meet, who don’t know if they’re going to be hired next semester,” Graham said.

Faculty Council to create committee to address union concerns

By | Mar 9, 2016

Faculty Council has decided to create a task force to gather more information after a group of part-time faculty spoke to the council about issues with negotiating their union contract with the Ithaca College administration.

POC at IC occupies Peggy Ryan Williams Center for fourth day

By | Dec 10, 2015

Ithaca College President Tom Rochon was intersected and questioned while on his way out of the building by a student at around 6:20 p.m.

Part-time faculty want to be a part of no-confidence vote

By | Nov 18, 2015

Ithaca College part-time faculty have expressed disappointment about being excluded from the vote of no confidence in President Tom Rochon to be held by Faculty Council and have been in conversation to initiate their own vote.

Part-time faculty union begins bargaining with administration

By | Nov 4, 2015

The Ithaca College part-time faculty bargaining committee and the administration discussed the committee’s goals at their first bargaining session Oct. 20.

Ithaca College part-time faculty prepare for union contract negotiations

By | Aug 24, 2015

After electing to unionize in May, Ithaca College part-time faculty members have identified increased compensation as a major priority heading into negotiations after spending the summer forming a bargaining committee.

Full-time faculty petition against administration union site

By | Apr 29, 2015

A petition is being circulated among Ithaca College full-time faculty asking the administration to edit the union election informational website it created to be more in line with the statement that the college is “neither anti-union nor pro-union,” which the college claims on the same website. As of 8 p.m. Thursday the petition was signed by 105 people.

NLRB sets date for Ithaca College part-time faculty union election

By | Apr 22, 2015

The National Labor Relations Board has finalized the date for Ithaca College’s part-time faculty unionization election, which Linda Petrosino, interim provost for educational affairs, detailed in a letter to part-time faculty April 22.

A look at unions on college campuses: locally and nationwide

The Ithacan’s three-part package on unionization on college campuses:
Part One: Colleges weigh-in on value of unions
Part Two: Part-time faculty across the nation move toward unionization
Part Three: Colleges increase use of adjunct faculty as their role evolves