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Strikers hold green signs that say "On strike for a fair contract."
Apr 04, 2023
Faculty members and academic support professionals began striking Monday, the first of what may be several new walkouts at multiple universities in the coming days.

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April 4, 2023
Faculty members and academic support professionals began striking Monday, the first of what may be several new walkouts at multiple universities in the coming days.
March 6, 2023
This week looms large, with a possible no-confidence vote for university administrators and public dissent within the graduate student workers’ union.
March 1, 2023
Faculty and staff are forming unions even in states that lack collective bargaining rights for public sector workers. These recent actions are part of a long history.
February 10, 2023
The university has ended striking graduate student workers’ health coverage and, in what the AFT calls an “unprecedented” move, is demanding they pay tuition, too. Temple says over 80 percent of the local union members aren’t striking.
December 12, 2022
The adjunct faculty strike at the New School ended over the weekend, and two of four groups of academic workers striking across the University of California system ended their labor action. But undergraduates continue to struggle.
November 17, 2022
Adjuncts walk out indefinitely, demanding better pay and job security, among other changes. University of California strike continues.
November 15, 2022
Some 48,000 graduate student workers, postdocs and researchers across the U of California are striking for a major pay increase. The pressure is on.
January 10, 2022
The university and its graduate assistant and undergraduate student workers agree to a deal to end work stoppage.
December 9, 2021
Student workers halted many campus operations Wednesday as part of a weeks-long strike for a first contract. Professors worry about fallout for undergraduates as the semester nears an end, and many blame the university, not the strikers.
October 28, 2021
Graduate assistants and undergraduate tutors stop working for three days to push for a second union contract that offers more protections than their first -- including a union shop.

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