Union members volunteered in record numbers to Get Out the Vote (GOTV) (get out the student vote!) before election day.  Thirty (30) faculty actively participated in coordinated events to encourage our students to exercise that right.  So is it a coincidence that 130 students exercised that right in 2018  – fully 100 more than in the 2016 […]

https://www.aaup.org/sites/default/files/10112018%20Data%20Snapshot%20Tenure.pdf  

http://spotlight.uis.edu/2018/10/associate-professor-of-political.html

On Thursday, September 6th union members gathered for a bit of repartee and refreshment at La Fiesta on Stevenson Avenue.  We enjoyed the environment and good will of the staff of La Fiesta so much last year, we decided to continue our growing social tradition at the same venue.  This year we were delighted to honor […]

Dear Comrades: We have two great solidarity-building opportunities coming up next week. First, the UIS UF fall social will be at La Fiesta on Tuesday, November 14 from 4:30-7. Second, we are asking for a strong show of solidarity on Thursday, November 16, as a symbolic protest against the University’s decision to dock our wages for strike days. Wear […]