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Month: April 2010

29 th
April

AFA/NCCFT NYSTRS Seminar

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

An AFA/NCCFT Sponsored Event A representative from the NYSTRS will present a seminar for active members Thursday, May 20, 2010 at Nassau Community College in the CCB Bldg. Room 251 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. The agenda will include an explanation of the recent legislative changes, the Benefits Profile, and the Tier Benefits. Please indicate whether you…

28 th
April

Board Approves Sabbaticals and Promotions

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

On Tuesday April 27th the Nassau Community College Board of Trustees approved all recommendations of the Sabbatical Leave Committee for 2010-2011 academic year. The Board also approved all promotions recommended by the Promotion and Tenure Committee. Congratulations to all!

27 th
April

New Jersey High School Students Protest Education Cuts

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

Students acted today to protest cuts to school budgets in New Jersey. Below is a photo from the protest, which involved thousands of students and demonstrations across the state. Following that are links to a couple of news articles about the protest. Note the way that social networking technology is becoming an integral part of…

26 th
April

Monday Morning Music – Jimmy Cliff: I Can See Clearly Now

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

We're running short of Monday Morning Music requests but Elizabeth was sifting through her personal playlist and found this one, which seems like a good way to start Monday morning after a rainy Sunday. Plus, as we head toward finals it's nice to be reminded of the sunshine on the other side! To send your…

21 st
April

NCCFT & Long Island Cares – Household and Personal Items Drive

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

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19 th
April

Monday Morning Music: "Lady Be Good" performed by Regina Carter

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

This morning's selection was requested by Barbara Barnard from the English Department. Enjoy some lively jazz violin as Regina Carter and the Ray Brown Trio performs "Lady Be Good" - which does not seem to have anything at all to do with normative expectations of women's behavior! Barbara writes: If you know Regina Carter’s music,…

15 th
April

NCCFT Takes Action on Sabbaticals

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

Today, April 15 2010, the NCCFT Executive Committee filed a Step 2 Grievance as a result of the failure of the Board of Trustees to act on the recommendations of the Sabbatical Leave Committee (see Sec. 26 of your NCCFT contract). Stay tuned.

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