[NYTimes] N.Y.U. Graduate Assistants to Join Auto Workers’ Union

Graduate teaching and research assistants at New York University have voted overwhelmingly to unionize, the American Arbitration Association announced this week after conducting the vote. The graduate assistants voted 620 to 10 to affiliate with the United Automobile Workers, a move that will make their group the only graduate assistants’ union recognized by a private Read More …

[NYTimes] With New Agreement, N.Y.U. Would Again Recognize Graduate Assistants’ Union

For eight years, hundreds of graduate students at New York University have been at war with the school’s president, John Sexton, over his 2005 decision to stop recognizing the labor union that once represented more than 1,000 of the university’s graduate teaching and research assistants. But N.Y.U. and the union for those graduate assistants, an arm of Read More …

UAW Graduate Employees Reach Historic Agreement with NYU after Eight-Year Struggle

1,247 Can Vote for a Union, NYU Promises to Remain Neutral and Respect Majority New York, NY – UAW graduate employees have reached an unprecedented agreement with New York University in which the administration will remain neutral and respect the results of an election for more than 1,200 GAs, TAs, and RAs to vote on Union Read More …