Rutgers AAUP-AFT faculty union has not called for or organized a women's strike on March 8, 2017 at Rutgers, but we encourage individuals to show solidarity--see some suggestions in this News Item!
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Join the rally to rescind the Muslim Ban tomorrow (Tuesday, Jan 31) at 5pm on the Brower Commons steps, 145 College Ave. New Brunswick - called by our Muslim students and their allies!
The American Federation of Teachers (AFT) – to which our Union belongs – is monitoring this situation very closely and will be updating the Rutgers AAUP-AFT faculty union immediately upon any change to the “Muslim ban.” Please consult with your union if you have any questions.
On January 27, 2017, President Teresa Politano wrote to union members, providing an update on the part-time lecturer faculty chapter's work and future plans.
We write with what the economist Albert Hirschman called “a bias for hope.” The horizon for teaching and scholarship in the United States darkened somewhat on Inauguration Day. Yet opposition is already coalescing and, indeed, academics and others are presenting arguments and forging alliances that did not exist before.
Read the news about the 2017-18 round of consideration for a salary increase under the Faculty Compensation Program that is beginning now for tenure-track and non-tenure-track full-time faculty
Info in this news item for those not riding a new bus. For bus riders: If you are ticketed to ride on one of our union buses and you have a question, call Anna Barcy directly at 732-674-8362.
PTL Faculty Chapter President Teresa Politano summarizes 2016 gains and looks to the future, including a call for PTL members to ride the union bus to Washington, DC for the Women's March
New Brunswick faculty, please hold the date: Friday, February 24, 2017 from 9:30am-12 noon