The CUNY Adjunct Project collaborates on External & Labor Relations with those outside of CUNY. The CUNY Adjunct Project believes in organizing in solidarity with all workers. We work to uplift the external labor struggles at CUNY as a part of our political education to graduate workers and adjuncts, while also working to uplift CUNY labor and student struggles externally.

One of the key components of the CUNY Adjunct Project’s work to seek to empower Graduate Center student-workers and contingent faculty at CUNY by serving as a resource to:

➝ Raise consciousness about academic labor issues inside and outside CUNY


Co-Organizer of External & Labor Relations, Jamila Hammami has been engaged in several campaigns in solidarity with workers’ struggles across the United States, specifically with excluded workers. Namely, excluded migrant workers and those that are incarcerated or formerly incarcerated. The labor, union, and strike solidarity work has included mobilization, photographic and video footage, video design, solidarity rally planning, and MC’ing, and more. The specific campaigns that there has been engagement with have been with the Farm Workers, Laundry Workers’ Center (below),  #BAmazonUnion Drive, and Amazon Labor Union (ALU).

Check out some of the upcoming events planned by Co-Organizer of External & Labor Relations, Jamila Hammami, for Spring 2022: