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Pitt files exception to proposed grad union ruling

Pitt files exception to proposed grad union ruling

By Jon Moss, Assistant News Editor

October 8, 2019

Pitt filed an exception Tuesday to a proposed ruling by the Pennsylvania Labor Relations Board.

Cudd says Pitt still considering options on proposed grad union ruling

Cudd says Pitt still considering options on proposed grad union ruling

By Jon Moss, Assistant News Editor

September 29, 2019

Provost Ann Cudd maintained the University did not do anything wrong during April’s graduate student union election.

Grad union organizers ready campaign for second election

Grad union organizers ready campaign for second election

By Jon Moss, Assistant News Editor

September 24, 2019

Just days after a Pennsylvania Labor Relations Board official ruled that Pitt committed unfair labor practices during April’s graduate student union election and ordered a new election, union organizers said they are gearing up for a second election sometime this semester.

PLRB hears grad student union election objection in downtown hearing

PLRB hears grad student union election objection in downtown hearing

By Vaibhav Gupta, Staff Writer

May 15, 2019

Nestled in a small office in downtown’s Piatt Place building, a group of lawyers debated the future of Pitt graduate student unionization Tuesday and Wednesday.

Faculty braces for Pitt’s union “stalling tactics”

Faculty braces for Pitt’s union “stalling tactics”

By Neena Hagen, Senior Staff Writer

April 3, 2019

With at least six months until Pitt organizers’ third attempt at a faculty union, Pitt administration and faculty are deep in a debate over the merits of unionization. Faculty say they’re gearing up for a battle.

Pitt grad students file for union election

Pitt grad students file for union election

By John Hamilton / Managing Editor

December 15, 2017

Graduate students at Pitt filed for a union election Friday, indicating that at least 30 percent of Pitt grad students have signed union cards. Students delivered union cards to the Pennsylvania Labor Relations Board in Harrisburg Friday afternoon. An election could take place early next year if Pitt...

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