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

Month: March 2013

21 st
March

NCC Board of Trustees Meeting, March 19th, 2013

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

This video of Tuesday's meeting of the NCC Board of Trustees contains, starting at around 22 minutes, a record of the conversation that was had about the situation involving Mitchel Field, as well as other issues worth noting.

19 th
March

From Financial Post: "Fending off university-attacking zombies"

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

David Naylor is the outgoing president of Toronto University. In this article on FinancialPost.com, which is an abridged version of the talk he gave last week, he discusses how important it is not to fall victim to two "university-attacking zombies:" You may ask:  What’s a zombie idea?  Well, it’s one of those persistent and infectious pieces…

18 th
March

The NCCFT Executive Committee Responds to the Proposed Lease of the Mitchel Field Athletic Field to Molloy College

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

You may have heard that Nassau County is apparently considering a proposal to lease the Mitchel Field Athletic Field to Molloy College. Below is the text of a letter sent today by our Executive Committee to the Rules Committee of the Nassau County Legislature: March 18, 2013 Members of the Nassau County Legislature Rules Committee…

14 th
March

We Are Committed to Nurturing an Engaged and Active Citizenry

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

On March 7th, I submitted to Newsday the following letter to the editor in response to the really wonderful writeup about our wrestling team and their coach, Paul Schmidt, that appeared on March 2nd. Since I have not yet heard from Newsday, I can only assume that the editors have chosen not to print the…

7 th
March

NYSUT Member Benefits VPI Pet Insurance program

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee