The National Labor Relations Board announced Wednesday it denied the University’s latest appeal to include regional campus adjuncts in the ongoing push to unionize adjunct faculty.
Today is the last day in a two week period for University of La Verne adjuncts to vote on whether they want to unionize.
The Service Employees International Union last week filed a lawsuit against the University of La Verne citing five unfair labor practice charges the suit claims are designed to thwart ULV adjunct faculty’s unionization efforts.
Student groups at the University of La Verne formed the Coalition for Ethical Reasoning in support of adjunct professors’ decision to unionize.
Adjunct faculty who teach at University of La Verne’s regional campuses are now included in the bargaining table for unionization.
A new policy is in the works to raise faculty wages based on their performances in teaching, research and professional service.
The University of La Verne adjunct faculty filed a petition with the National Labor Relations Board Oct. 28, the first step toward possibly unionizing through the Service Employees International Union. Step two will be a vote to see if 51 percent of adjuncts favor unionization.
Emmanuel Lagumbay, senior music major, brought the audience to its feet with three of his original music compositions inspired by the game “League of Legends,” Friday at Morgan Auditorium.
Campus and community art events for the week of Nov. 1, 2013.
Julian Fellowes has brought back William Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet” to the big screen, with Oscar nominee Hailee Steinfeld as Juliet Capulet and Douglas Booth as Romeo Montague, and set it back to its original 16th century form– away from its last film adaptation, Baz Luhrmann’s contemporary “Romeo + Juliet.”