The history of our union showcases how collective action and bargaining benefit workers and the University. A quick timeline:
2016: Organizing began by gathering signatures and reaching out to other unions.
2017: Spring semester, Fordham agreed to recognize the union if a vote in support of it was successful.
2017: Fall semester, vote was 16:1 in favor of forming a union and joining with SEIU Local 200 United.
2018: Winter and Spring negotiations over our first Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA).
2018: August, first CBA ratified.
2018: Fall semester, first elected Executive Officers.