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Fordham Faculty United members protesting at an event at the height of tensions during their campaign in April 2017.

Fordham Faculty Fights for Fair Pay

September 18, 2019

On Aug. 28, 2019, every professor instructing a class at Fordham University knew exactly what their salary was going to be for the upcoming academic year. This wasn’t the case just two years ago.

Fordham Faculty United protesting low wages at the Rose Hill campus in September 2016. (ANDREA GARCIA/THE OBSERVER)

Adjunct Union Ratifies ‘Historic’ First Contract

August 3, 2018

On July 17, the union of contingent faculty ratified their first contracts for full-time and part-time pro...

Assistant Professor of Comparative Literature Shonnie Enelow holds up a sign during the protest on April 19. (ELIZABETH LANDRY/The Observer)

Fordham Responds to Unionization of Adjunct Faculty

May 19, 2017

By KATHERINE SMITH Asst. News Editor On Friday, May 19, University President Joseph McShane announce...

Several controversies at Fordham this academic year have led some students to lose confidence in the university. (ELIZABETH LANDRY/The Observer)

Should Students Have a Vote of No Confidence at Fordham?

May 10, 2017

This last academic year has been plagued by a multitude of issues on campus that have made many of u...

FFU Protest

Adjunct Union Push Goes Public

April 15, 2017

By ELIZABETH LANDRY News Co-Editor Unofficial organization Fordham Faculty United (FFU) has recent...

Fordham Faculty United protesting low wages at the Rose Hill campus in September 2016. (ANDREA GARCIA/THE OBSERVER)

Adjunct Faculty Protest Low Wages

September 14, 2016

By CECILE NEIDIG News Co-Editor On Thursday, Sept. 8, Fordham Faculty United (FFU), a group compri...