Adjuncts unionize

EMU Board of Regents approves first-ever union contract for part-time faculty
Kellie Woodhouse
AnnArbor.com, September 22, 2011

“For Eastern Michigan University part-time lecturer Kay McGowan, it finally feels like her employer of 14 years is listening.

“Our voice has been silent for too long,” McGowan said of EMU’s part-time faculty, who teach 29 percent of classes on campus. “Now we have a say in some of the situations that affect us on campus.””

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