No meaningful progress has been made yet on two of the most important reason the Contingent Professors at Ithaca College (IC) formed a union, and the final scheduled bargaining IC Contingent Faculty is this Friday, February 24th! We need to come out again as we did this past Monday to support and demand a fair […]
Occupational Safety & Health: Identifying & Controlling Hazards in the Workplace @ Workers’ Center: Tuesday, February 28th @ 6 p.m.
The Tompkins County Workers’ Center invites you to participate in a free workshop “Occupational Safety and Health: Identifying and Controlling Hazards in the Workplace”. This is a SAFETY AND HEALTH workshop that allows you to know and understand your rights in the workplace under federal law. You will also learn to identify and Control potential […]
February 20, 2017 by Mark H. Anbinder in 14850 Today Ithaca College’s Contingent Faculty Union and the Tompkins County Workers Center joined forces to set up a protest at the entrance to the Ithaca College campus this morning, and organizers say about 100 were on hand showing support for IC’s contingent faculty. “It went fabulously […]
ACTION ALERT: Frustration Mounting, IC Contingent Faculty Authorize Strike / Community Support Needed Urgently
[Photo: Sam Fuller/ The Ithacan] Ithaca College (IC) contingent faculty voted in overwhelming numbers (88% approving) this week to authorize their union, the IC Contingent Faculty Union/Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 200United Bargaining Committee, to call for any action up to a strike. The vote shows how frustrated contingent faculty are after 18 months […]
Please consider taking this important Call to Action from the Ithaca College Contingent Faculty Union: Workers across the U.S. are under attack. More and more are forced to work without job security, benefits, and adequate pay, while a tiny elite reaps enormous rewards from our labor. This is true in the political and corporate sector […]