Disagreements over wages and health care cause Pennsylvania faculty members to strike

After contract talks between faculty union and Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education crumble over wages and benefits, many students woke up Wednesday morning to no classes.


LIU Brooklyn campus, in contract dispute with faculty union, tells 400 professors they will be replaced

Long Island University's Brooklyn campus, in contract fight with faculty union, tells 400 professors not to come to work and cuts them off from health insurance.


Proposed faculty union at Carroll College is the first to be rejected under new guidelines

NLRB rejects bid from tenure-line professors at Carroll College, suggesting that it remains difficult to win collective bargaining rights at private colleges.


New AAUP leader will use union background to grow membership

AAUP's new head administrator, who comes from a union background, signals a focus on getting more faculty members involved.


Faculty union in large community college system agrees to performance pay

Faculty union at City Colleges of Chicago agrees to unusual, controversial contract, phasing out "step" raises and creating bonuses based on student outcomes.

College associations and faculty unions argue over collective bargaining at private institutions

Higher ed associations tell NLRB that recent decades have seen few changes in professors’ power at private colleges. Unions beg to differ.


NLRB action suggests possibility of reopening 'Yeshiva' case on faculty unions


NLRB request suggests push to reconsider the landmark decision that effectively killed unionization of private college faculty members.

Union announces end of faculty lockout at Long Island U

Union announces agreement to extend old contract, use mediator and reimburse professors for health costs they faced while out of a job.


Faculty strike ends at community college in Illinois

Faculty members vote to end strike that had been prompted by disputes over health care costs.


Point Park recognizes faculty union, in possible sign NLRB has weakened 'Yeshiva' decision

Point Park U recognizes a faculty union -- after 12 years and many battles. Could this be sign that NLRB has eroded power of a Supreme Court ruling that limited collective bargaining at private colleges?


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