UC Votes

On Tuesday, October 28th and Wednesday, October 29th the AAUP Political, Social, Academic Freedom, and Issues Action Committee is sponsoring “UC VOTES.”  During these action-days faculty are encouraged to talk your colleagues, students, and the entire university community about the importance of voting.  It is also an opportunity to educate the UC community about the ease of early voting in the State of Ohio.

SB5 and defending Ohio's middle class

Prof. John McNay

Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014

4:30 p.m.

TUC Room 417


What are the roots of the effort to undermine collective bargaining and what would it mean for workers, unions, and regular Ohioans to lose this right? UC History Professor John McNay will discuss his experience in the "SB 5" battle of 2011 as well as the anti-union ideology and Right-to-Work drive that may target Ohio soon as well as the impact these concepts have on the American middle class. McNay is president of the Ohio Conference of the American Association of University Professors, and author of Collective Bargaining and The Battle of Ohio: The Defeat of Senate Bill 5 and the Struggle to Defend the Middle Class.

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Early Voting has begun

Early voting has begun in the State of Ohio.  Vote today!  You can vote in person at the Board of Elections or vote by mail.  Ohio residents can click HERE for more information or to obtain a form.  Contact your local Board of Elections with questions.