June 26, 2014
by Mark Noobar, 90.5 WESA
Pittsburgh, Pa. -- Point Park University Adjunct Facility have voted to unionize and the administration seems to be ready to let that happen.
|Credit Robert Couse-Baker / Flickr
Following the 172-79 vote, the University responded with a written statement, which read in part,“This is long over due,” said PPU adjunct English and French teacher Rebecca Taksel. “We adjuncts… have been marginalized for so long.”
“We are pleased that so many adjunct faculty members took the time to make their voices heard on this important issue.