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

Month: February 2015

18 th
February

NYSUT Executive VP Pallotta's Testimony

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

The full testimony of Andrew Pallotta, Executive Vice President, NYSUT, to the Senate Finance Committee Chair, John DeFrancisco and the Assembly Ways and Means Committee Chair, Herman D.Farrell, Jr. on the Proposed 2015-2016 Executive Budget for Higher Education, February 10, 2015: . . http://www.nysut.org/news/2015/february/testimony-higher-education#communitycolleges . . This testimony includes: . . SUNY and CUNY Four-Year…

12 th
February

BOT Meeting Updates

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

CONGRATULATIONS  TO OUR COLLEAGUES WHO WERE AWARDED SABBATICALS FOR THE 2015-2016 ACADEMIC YEAR   Nancy Barker                                  Barbara Barnard                     Paula Wheeler Carlo                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Wendy Eisner                                Eileen Engelke Louis Gioia                                         Holly Giordano                       Jason Gorman                                                    Stephan Ogumah                               Christina Rau Norman Spencer                                 Joyce Stern                              Peiran Teng                                      Caitlin…

09 th
February

NYSUT Talking Points

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

Public Higher Education Quality Initiative New York State's system of public higher education-the largest in the nation-is the essential path to economic opportunity and equality for our students. Yet, SUNY and CUNY have suffered close to $2 billion in cuts over the last six years, driving up tuition, imperiling opportunities for students and threatening quality…

04 th
February

Congratulations NYS Assembly Speaker Heastie

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

02 th
February

Message from NYSUT President Karen Magee

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

Sisters and brothers: Gov. Cuomo has declared war on teachers and public education ... and every student, parent and educator is threatened by his attacks. He wants to: · gut collective bargaining and due process rights · hold school funds hostage to his threats · deny college students access and opportunity and · more than…