Ask a Dean Category: Union Representation

How can I find out more about the Union Management Committee?

Dear Deans: I read the recent Letter to the Editor in the Cornell Daily Sun that referred to conversations that occurred in the Union-Management Committee. I didn’t realize that the content of the Union-Management Committee discussions were public. Given Union members are sharing information from the Union-Management Committee discussions, where can I find meeting minutes…

How can I be removed from the At What Cost listserv?

Dear Deans of the Graduate School, Hello! I am writing with some questions about the “At What Cost” listserv from which I have received several emails in the past few months. I am happy that there is balanced discussion about the issues around unionization, but I was surprised to see that my email address had…

Is there a way to stop unwanted visits from union representatives?

I’ve heard numerous complaints from my graduate student peers that they are “harassed” by union employees at work and at home. Is there a way to stop these unwanted visits? – Concerned Graduate Student Response Dear Concerned Graduate Student, Thank you for your question. I’m sorry to learn that you are hearing complaints from your…