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NICK TURNER • THE SPECTATOR

The Battle for Adjunct Unionization Comes to a Halt

January 17, 2018

In the northeast corner of campus stands nine stories of scaffolding that boasts a $52 million price tag. It will transform qui...

NICK TURNER • THE SPECTATOR

Students, Faculty Keep Unionization Fight Alive

November 30, 2016

Members of the Seattle University community marched alongside each other earlier this week, signs in hand, to protest the administration’s...

“Soup With Substance” On Unionization

November 16, 2016

Campus Ministry hosted a panel discussion called Soup with Substance on Thursday in an attempt to address the ongoing controversy...

NICK TURNER • THE SPECTATOR

Unionization: Catholic Character Versus the NLRB

October 26, 2016

When Seattle University denied its adjunct faculty the right to unionize over two years ago, their reason was constitutional:...

Op-Ed: What Sort of Community Is Seattle University?

Volunteer Writers, Author

October 12, 2016

I write this from a place of raw emotion in response to Seattle University President Fr. Stephen Sundborg’s announcement that the University is continuing its anti-union fight by refusing to bargain with non-tenure track (NTT) faculty. As The Spectator reported just two days before the President’s announcement, NTT faculty voted to join the Service...

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Court Review of Right to Unionize Divides SU Community

October 5, 2016

“I’m not surprised, just continually disappointed,” said history professor Michael Ng. On Friday, Sept. 30, Seattle University...

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