WBEZ | Audrey Williams June http://www.wbez.org/tags/audrey-williams-june Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en As adjunct faculty numbers increase, many are calling for unions http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-03-23/adjunct-faculty-numbers-increase-many-are-calling-unions-84131 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/segment/photo/2011-March/2011-03-23/College-classroom.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Across the country, many colleges are turning to adjunct faculty to supplement their existing tenured staff. As their numbers increase, many are pushing for these educators to form unions. To explain these efforts, <em>Eight Forty-Eight</em> spoke to Audrey Williams June, a reporter for the <a href="http://chronicle.com/section/Home/5" target="_blank"><em>Chronicle of Higher Education</em></a>.</p><p><em>Music Button: Rick Rizzo &amp; Tara Key, &quot;Interruptive Organ&quot;, from&nbsp; the CD Double Star, (Thrill Jockey)</em></p></p> Wed, 23 Mar 2011 14:31:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-03-23/adjunct-faculty-numbers-increase-many-are-calling-unions-84131