UVM Staff To Vote Whether To Join Union

Tuesday, September 18, 2012
About 800 staff workers at the University of Vermont are slated to vote this week on whether to join a union. Technicians, research and library support staff and others will cast ballots on Tuesday and Wednesday on whether they want to organize and, if so, whether they want to join a union affiliated with the Vermont NEA teachers' union or a group based at UVM called United Staff. The elections cover non-exempt UVM workers — meaning those who can get overtime pay — who aren't already represented by unions.

Read more »