Regional Accreditor Rejects Adjunct's Plea to Punish Olympic College

The accreditor of Olympic College has rejected a part-time instructor's plea to punish that institution for failing to protect him from alleged retaliation from his labor union, but national advocates for adjunct faculty members say the development does not represent a setback in their campaign to enlist accreditors in improving adjuncts' working conditions.

Jack Longmate, the part-time English instructor