News

June 20, 2012

UAW Local 1975 President Karen Hansen Speech to Board of Regents

During yesterday's Board of Regents meeting, UAW Local 1975 President Karen Hansen addressed the board concering the ongoing contract negotiations with the clerical union.  Click "Read More" to read the text of her speech.

June 18, 2012

Updates on the Protect Our Jobs Campaign

NPR: Protect Our Jobs Campaign Files Petition Signatures For November Ballot The campaign to guarantee collective bargaining rights in the state constitution says it has more […]
June 17, 2012

“AAUP’s Incoming President Hopes to Overhaul It to Expand Its Reach”

A cover story in the Chronicle on June 10, 2012 discusses the agenda of the national organization’s newly elected leadership. EMU affiliates can access the full […]
June 11, 2012

AnnArbor.com article on EMU Negotiations

EMU contract negotiations: Employees say low raises, increased benefit costs may result in pay reduction   Joe Braunschneider describes his experience as a negotiator seeking a […]
June 6, 2012

EMU AAUP Negotiations Kickoff Rally Video

EMU AAUP Negotiations Kickoff Rally    
June 1, 2012

Faculty Unions Mobilize to Regain Lost Ground in Elections

The Chronicle of Higher Education provides an overview of faculty union activities across the U.S. related to the 2012 elections in a feature article from May […]
May 30, 2012

Contract Negotiations Begin June 5, 2012

On June 5, 2012, our EMU-AAUP team will begin negotiating with the EMU Administration to renew our contract, which expires on August 31, 2012. To prepare for […]
May 14, 2012

Andiamo protests put $5M at risk for University of Michigan

A labor group’s use of college students to stage Friday night protests outside an Italian restaurant in Dearborn could cost the University of Michigan millions in […]
May 13, 2012

Negotiations with the EMU Administration to Renew Our Contract


On June 5, 2012 , our EMU-AAUP team will begin negotiating with the EMU Administration to renew our contract, which expires on August 31, 2012. 

June 27, 2011

EMU All Union Council Press 6-27-11 Release

EMU lays off 40 employees At the June 21, 2011, Board of Regents meeting, President Sue Martin announced that more than 40 employees, 30 of which […]