JOHNNIE KALLAS QUOTED IN CORNELL LABOR ORGANIZING DISPUTE

 

Yesterday, an arbitrator ruled Cornell University violated the National Labor Relations Act during a union election for teaching and research assistants.  Johnnie Kallas, a Cornell graduate student in the School of Industrial and Labor Relations, is quoted in the Ithaca Journal as saying, “As an ILR student, it’s disturbing that the university took illegal anti-union action mere steps away from classrooms where its faculty and grad workers teach appropriate labor relations.” 

The full article can be found here.