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Strikes through the Ages

Throughout the years, many strikes have occurred on university campuses across the country. Below are a few examples of these events, including links to different articles if you wish to learn more.

Faculty Strikes:

Strike at University of Illinois, Springfield

May 2-7, 2017

University of Illinois at Springfield

"University of Illinois at Springfield" -spfldnet

PASSHE Strike

October 12-19, 2016

APSCUF faculty strike - Day 1

"APSCUF faculty strike - Day 1" -Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties

Long Island Strike/Lockout

August 31-September 15, 2016

Union-Rat

"Union-rat" -RoySmith

University of Illinois, Chicago Union Strike

February 18-19, 2014

UIC EastCampus

"UIC EastCampus" -Onar Vikingstad

Oakland University Protest

September 3-10, 2009

MeadowBrook Hall

"MeadowBrook Hall" -Wm. Chris Rowland, II

Acadia University, Nova Scotia Strike

2007

Arcadia University

"Arcadia University" - Ike9898

University of Hawaii, Manoa Strike

April 10-23, 2001 

University of Hawaii (Manoa), Oahu, Hawaii (4)

"University of Hawaii (Manoa), Oahu, Hawaii (4)" -Ken Lund

York College, Toronto Strike

March 20-May 13, 1997

Vari Hall

"Vari Hall" - Andrei Sedoff

Temple University Strike

1986, 1990

 An Asian American and an African American woman wear signs that indicate that they are on strike against Ottenheimer for poor treatment and unfair labor practices, December 1, 1966.

"An Asian American and an African American woman wear signs that indicate that they are on strike against Ottenheimer for poor treatment and unfair labor practices, December 1, 1966." - Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives

University of Puerto Rico Strike

March 28-June 5, 2017

Student Strike presence on fence

"Student Strike presence on fence" -Rrodzmanz78

San Francisco State Strike

Nov 6, 1968 – March 21, 1969

SFSU Campus Overview Nov2012

"SFSU Campus Overview Nov2012" - Webbi1987

Harvard University

October 5-26, 2016

Harvard University Widener Library

"Harvard University Widener Library" -Joseph Williams