The union representing Nassau Community College’s full-time faculty

Month: February 2011

25 th
February

Solidarity Rally Saturday at City Hall (NYC)

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

Rally to Save the American Dream City Hall Park (Please note 11 AM Start time for Manhattan rally!!!), 250 Broadway (Map) New York, NY 10007 Saturday, February 26th, 11:00 AM Message from your host, Janine M.: Calling all students, teachers, union members, workers, patriots, public servants, unemployed folks, progressives, and people of conscience: In Wisconsin and…

23 th
February

Video Dispatch from Wisconsin – Please Share Widely

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

Matt Wisniewski is a media specialist at the University of Wisconsin. His video, which covers protests from Feb. 15-17, is being shared on labor lists including the AFL-CIO's. Matt asks that this video be shared widely. Please forward it to friends, post it on Facebook, or share it in whatever ways make sense to you.…

14 th
February

Love Your Union Sisters and Brothers On Valentines Day

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

13 th
February

Action Alert! Help Save the Workforce Development

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

We received this call for action from the Long Island Federation Of Labor and thought you would want to help out: Your help is needed to save the Workforce Development Institute (WDI), New York labor’s primary vehicle for coordinating job training and workforce intelligence. The WDI budget re-appropriation has been repealed from Governor Cuomo’s proposed…

11 th
February

NCC Faculty Partner with North Shore to Address Eating Disorders

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

Are you concerned about students with eating disorders? Do you want to learn how to help them find the help they need? NCCFT members have partnered with North Shore University Hospital to form the NCC Eating Disorders Network, which will educate and train faculty to help students. An informational meeting will be held on February…

10 th
February

Union-made Union Shirts!

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

By now you may have started to hear about the NCCFT sweatshirts and denim shirts we're offering at cost to members as part of the NCCFT's Visibility Campaign. The shirts are made by union workers in the United States and cost $28 each (checks only, payable to NCCFT). Please come by the Union office in…

08 th
February

NYSUT and UUP Rally to Protest Budget Cuts

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

Hundreds of NYSUT members and supporters rallied at the Capitol in Albany on Friday to protest a proposed $100 million budget cut — 10 percent — to the State University of New York. Faculty and staff — members of United University Professions — as well as students, other NYSUT members and parents chanted and waved…

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