In honor of Campus Equity Week 2013 Chicago adjuncts took to the streets with a hat tip to Brecht and agitprop theater in a piece called the “Hallelujah, I’m A Bum Flash Mob,” held Nov. 2 at The Horse. Cast: Accordion/vocals: Brianne Bolin (Chicago adjunct & activist) Acting/vocals: Frank Ehrmann (Occupy Rogers Park) Acting/vocals: John G.[…]
Campus Equity Week is not over, even when it’s over. Media releases and publicity regarding this year’s events and actions have prompted ongoing coverage of adjunct employment issues. Here’s a taste: Colorado Public Radio. CSU President Promises Adjuncts Better Working Conditions, Nov. 5, 2013 Inside Higher Ed. Report Details Financial Struggles of Boston Adjuncts, Nov. 4, 2013 Baltimore Sun. Adjuncts[…]
United Students Against Sweatshops is supporting adjunct faculty across the country with the organization’s HALLO-WEEK OF ACTION! Their actions included a flashmob at Northeastern University, where about a dozen students performed an adjunct version of Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” on the library quad. They are members of the Empower Adjuncts Student Coalition. USAS members also staged a Halloween-costumed sit-in outside[…]
Southwest #Adjuncts are invited to #Roadrunners Virtual #CEW2013 Meetup, Nov. 1, noon – 1 p.m. CT States: Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas Tenacious Texans, Necessary Magnificent New Mexicans, Amazing Arizonians and any other states who want to join us, too, be it the central south, the prairie states, the deep deep south: welcome one and[…]
View and share a slide show on Campus Equity Week put together by NEA.
Craig Flanery, National Coordinator of New Faculty Majority Campus Equity Week, was interviewed by The Real News about Campus Equity Week, its origins, its events, and its connections to student debt and the inequitable working conditions of adjuncts like Margaret Mary Vojtko. Watch the seven-minute-plus interview and read the transcript: Adjunct Professors Join National Fight for Better[…]
7 Awkward Places You Could Be Meeting With Your Professor This Semester: A clever piece from AFT.
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If you have a Campus Equity Week event planned on your campus, we will provide you with two free T-shirts and 50 buttons per campus, standard shipping included. All items are made in the U.S.A. in union shops and include the union bug. T-shirts are available in two styles: unisex and a slimmer women’s cut. Both[…]