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    Support The #Columbia8!

  • 1199 Code Blue Rally

    1199 Code Blue Rally

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    Rally at MSG

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    Marilyn Mosby

  • Join 1199

    Join 1199


In 2016, the medical assistants and lab technologists who care for students at Columbia University’s student health clinic voted to join 1199SEIU; a move that made particular sense since 1199 has represented hundreds of workers at Columbia for decades. The eight women, who work to provide the best quality of care to students, had hoped for a relatively seamless process in securing a fair contract so that they could better provide for themselves and their families. Their 1199 colleagues already had a contract, and they proposed that Columbia simply fold them into this preexisting agreement. - Read more

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