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August 19, 2015
Seattle Times: Count votes on whether adjuncts want union, federal board tells SU

August 19, 2015
Inside Higher Ed: Local NLRB Says Seattle Adjuncts May Count Ballots

March 17, 2015
Seattle Times: Seattle University files appeal to stop union vote count

March 5, 2015
The Spectator: Adjuncts on a Mission

March 4, 2015
Seattle Times: Labor board orders vote count in Seattle U. union election

March 4, 2015
National Catholic Reorter: Labor board orders ballots counted in Seattle University union bid

March 3, 2015
Chronicle of Higher Education: NLRB Official Says Adjuncts at Seattle U. Can Unionize

February 27, 2015
National Catholic Reporter: Seattle U teachers, students join National Adjunct Walkout Day

February 26, 2015
Inside Higher Ed: Day of Protest

February 25, 2015
NPR KUOW: Seattle University Adjuncts Pushing For Unionization, Better Job Security

February 25, 2015
Democracy Now: On National Adjunct Walkout Day, Professors Call Out Poverty-Level Wages & Poor Working Conditions

February 25, 2015
Seattle Times: Nontenured instructors stage walkout over demands at SU

February 25, 2015
America – The National Catholic Review: Faculty and Students Are Walking Out Today for Catholic Identity

February 25, 2015
NPR Marketplace: Adjunct faculty demonstrate for better conditions

January 2, 2015
Inside Higher Ed: Big Union Win

December 24, 2014
Chronicle of Higher Education: Labor Board Hands Pacific Lutheran U. Adjuncts a Win in Bid to Unionize

December 22, 2014
New York Times: Labor Ruling Could Allow More Faculty to Unionize

December 22, 2014
KPLU: Federal Ruling Clears Way For Adjunct Faculty At PLU And Elsewhere To Unionize

December 21, 2014
Chronicle of Higher Education: Labor Board Sets New Tests for Whether Private-College Faculty Members Can Unionize

November 20, 2014
Seattle Spectator: Show us the Money: Inside Students’ Rallying Cry for Budget Accountability

November 20, 2014
Seattle Spectator: SU Prof: Union Suppression Against Jesuit Values

October 9, 2014
Gonzaga Bulletin: Adjuncts push for unionization

September 15, 2014
Chronicle of Higher Education: In Academe, the Future Is Part-Time

May 31, 2014
Seattle Times: Nontenured faculty leading push toward unions on U.S. campuses

May 22, 2014
Spokesman-Review: Gonzaga University adjuncts plan first faculty union

May 2, 2014
The Stand: Seattle U’s union avoidance contrary to Catholic teachings

April 25, 2014
National Catholic Reporter: Labor Board_Adjunct Professors at Catholic university can form union

April 24, 2014
Inside Higher Education: NLRB Approves Adjunct Union Bid at Seattle U.

February 20, 2014
Seattle Times: Seattle University Adjuncts Formally Petition to Form a Union

February 20, 2014
KPLU: Adjunct Faculty At Seattle U Seeks To Unionize

February 19, 2014
Seattle Times: New Union at Colleges? Adjunct Instructors Make Push

December 19, 2013
The Spectator: Seattle U’s Adjunct Faculty Work Toward Campuswide Unionization

December 19, 2013
The Spectator: Seattle U’s Adjunct Faculty Work Toward Campuswide Unionization

December 19, 2013
KUOW/NPR: Adjunct Faculty at Seattle University Pushing to Unionize

December 3, 2013
New York Times: More College Adjuncts See Strength in Union Numbers

November 18, 2013
Inside Higher Ed: Union Conference Marks Growth in Adjunct Organizing Strategy

November 9, 2013
USA Today: Students Help Adjunct Faculty in Fight to Form Unions

November 5, 2013
Inside Higher Ed: Adjuncts Launch Union Bids at Two Southern California Colleges

November 4, 2013
Chronicle of Higher Ed: SEIU’s Adjunct Action Picks Up Two More Colleges

November 1, 2013
Associated Press: Growing Number of Part-time Professors Join Unions

October 17, 2013
Huffington Post: Unethical Academia – The Next Front for Low-Wage Worker Uprising?

October 9, 2013
USA Today: Part-time Professors Organize for Better Working Conditions

October 3, 2013
Talking Points Memo: At Universities Around The Country, Adjuncts Are Second-Class Faculty

September 19, 2013
KPLU: Union Vote Begins for Some PLU Faculty Members

Pacific Lutheran University Mast Media: Exploring the Issue of the Contingent Faculty Unionization

June 12, 2013
Inside Higher Ed: Adjunct Win at Religious College

June 11, 2013
Tacoma News Tribune: Temporary PLU Faculty Win Right to Unionize

Chronicle of Higher Ed: Pacific Lutheran U. Adjuncts Can Move to Unionize, NLRB Official Rules

June 10, 2013
KPLU: Labor Board Sides with PLU Faculty in Unionization Push

May 13, 2013
Tacoma Weekly: PLU Students Set to Deliver Petitions in Support of Unionization of Contingent Faculty

May 7, 2013
WBUR: Associated Students of Pacific Lutheran University Passes Contingent Faculty Resolution

May 1, 2013
Tacoma News Tribune: PLU Students Rally to Support Union Effort by Contingent Faculty Members

April 30, 2013
Tacoma News Tribune: PLU Fights Effort to Form Contingent Faculty Union
Letter to the Editor, News Tribune – PLU: Let Faculty Vote on Forming a Union

KPLU: Unionization Push by PLU Faculty Could Have National Implications

April 25, 2013
The People’s Mic: Professor Michael Ng, An Adjunct Faculty Member, Explains Why Organizing with SEIU is Important

April 17, 2013
LuteTimes-Reactions: Contingent Faculty Seek Unionization

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