UAFP News

Renovated Faculty Lounge

The faculty lounge on the third floor of Pace Plaza at the Downtown NYC Campus has been renovated over the winter break. The project was initiated by the union and strongly supported by President Friedman and the university. Thanks […]

UAFP & Pace Joint Labor Relations Training

Some of the UAFP negotiating team and representatives of the Pace University administration are taking part in two training sessions with the National Mediation Service. Pace fielded a high-level team that included Dean Herrmann, Associate Provost Adelia Williams-Lubitz, Ron Musselwhite […]

Faculty Research Forum Available to Adjuncts Writing Papers

Apply to "Faculty Research Forum" (FRF) for five sessions of support and suggestions on writing peer-reviewed articles or book chapters. Deadline to apply: September 19th. (Click TITLE to read more.)

Barbara Lerner on Leonard Lopate

UAFP President Barbara Lerner spoke yesterday on WNYC’s The Leonard Lopate Show about the situation of adjuncts in academia. The first question he asked was how the union changed the adjunct experience at Pace. To listen to […]

Affordable Care Act Regulations & Adjuncts

Regulations Implementing Employer Shared Responsibility Under the Affordable Care Act
The final regulations provide clarifications …  regarding whether employees of certain types or in certain occupations are considered full-time, including:

Educational employees: Teachers and other educational employees […]