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A doctoral student rallies for NTE faculty unionization in 2017. The bid to form a union eventually failed Tuesday when formerly contested ballots were counted, and only two of the 25 voted in favor.

Looking back at NU faculty efforts to form non-tenure eligible union

October 10, 2018

A two-year long struggle to form a non-tenure eligible faculty union failed Tuesday after a final tally was completed by the National Labor Relations Board. Since NTE faculty first filed for the unionization...

A doctoral student rallies for NTE faculty unionization in 2017. A Tuesday NLRB decision to count contested ballots reversed an earlier vote count that unionized the faculty.

Non-tenure faculty vote against unionization after NLRB grants University request to count contested ballots

October 9, 2018

The bid to form a non-tenure eligible faculty union failed Tuesday after federal officials granted the University’s request to include 25 contested ballots in the final count. A final tally completed...

Protesters gather in Springfield to fight against systemic racism and poverty. The Poor People’s Campaign held the rally Monday, and a bus of Evanston-area residents attended.

Evanston residents protest systemic racism, poverty in Springfield

May 22, 2018

A bus of Evanston and other North Shore protesters drove to Springfield for a statewide rally against systemic racism and poverty Monday. Almost 400 people attended the rally organized by the Poor...

Doctoral student Zach Angulo, representing Northwestern Graduate Workers, speaks at the rally. He said efforts to organize in higher education “hold a special place in our heart.”

Student groups rally at The Rock to support non-tenure eligible faculty union

November 1, 2017

About 50 people gathered at The Rock on Tuesday to rally for non-tenure eligible faculty, calling on the University to bargain with their union and raise wages. Representatives from several student...

Visiting sociology Prof. Jackson Bartlett speaks on behalf of the non-tenure eligible faculty union. Senate passed a resolution on Wednesday to support the union.

ASG senators pass emergency legislation to support non-tenure eligible faculty union

October 27, 2017

Associated Student Government senators passed emergency legislation Wednesday in support of the non-tenure eligible faculty union. The resolution, submitted by the union and two students, calls upon...

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