Catholic college and university administrators are expressing grave concerns about what they call an unprecedented push to make learning on public college and university campuses "free."
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The push for unionization at Seattle University moved forward Tuesday as a regional labor board ruled that ballots cast by adjunct professors seeking to form a union be counted.
In a 14-page ruling, Ronald Hooks, regional director of the National Labor Relations Board, ordered that the votes be opened and tallied.
The university has until March 17 to decide if it will appeal the decision.
Hundreds of professors and students at Seattle University left classrooms Wednesday as part of a national push for fair wages and better working conditions for adjunct professors.
Catholic colleges and universities are attracting military veterans of recent wars with a combination of financial aid, individualized assistance and opportunities for peer support.