UIC faculty set new strike date

The faculty at UIC has voted to strike again.

They plan to start picketing April 23, unless an agreement can be reached with the administration before then.

Two more bargaining sessions are scheduled for next week.

Both sides are at odds over pay and promotion opportunities for full-time faculty who are non-tenured.

The faculty went on strike for two days in February.

No end date has been set, if they strike again.

Faculty members have not had a contract since unionizing in 2012.

Filed in: News


Suggest a correction

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,730 other followers