In a precedent-setting decision, the National Labor Relations Board affirmed the right of faculty at Pacific Lutheran University to form their union with SEIU Local 925, expanding the ability of faculty at many religiously-affiliated institutions to have a voice in the decisions that matter for their profession and their students.The Board addressed two Supreme Court […]
“Activists have turned to state governors in a battle over the fate of students at Corinthian Colleges, the massive for-profit college chain that is in the process of being shuttered by the federal government.”Adjunct Action/SEIU has partnered with Higher Ed Not Debt to bring greater accountability to the for-profit higher education industry, including delivering a […]
Corinthian Colleges, a for-profit company which operates 107 colleges under Everest, WyoTech, and Heald brands, is closing or selling their schools after the Department of Education found the company ripped off students by manipulating job placement rates.One of Corinthian’s holdings, Everest College in Minnesota, falsified job placement rates and tricked students into thousands of dollars of […]
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Across the country a nationwide movement of adjunct faculty are joining together to improve higher education by working to create better working conditions for themselves and better learning conditions for their students.