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

Month: October 2015

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October

ELECTION DAY IS NOVEMBER 3, 2015

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

If you are registered to vote, please do so on November 3. Your voice, your vote counts. We need to let all legislators know - WE VOTE!  Make a difference! Please, Vote November 3! If you live in Nassau County, please consider voting for the Legislative District representative endorsed by the NCCFT as these are the…

8 th
October

Keeping You In The Loop

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

As always, September was an action filled month filing grievances for member rights, advocating for member benefits, and answering a daily flood of questions including those pertaining to retirement.  Hopefully you have read the NCCFT post about our meeting with Dr. Dolan and our commitment to the need to replace full-time faculty. Election Buddy is…

5 th
October

the NEST at NCC

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

NCCFT will be continuing our support of the Nest by once again collecting food and/or money at the NCCFT General Union meeting on October 20, 2015 (CCB- MPR), 11:30 - 1:00. NEST (Nassau: Empowerment and Support for Tomorrow) a food pantry at NCC NCC has many students and employees who are in precarious circumstances. The…

3 rd
October

NYSUT Statement re: John King

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

NYSUT statement on John King’s appointment as Acting U.S. Secretary of Education        ALBANY, N.Y. Oct. 2, 2015 —  “New York State United Teachers is disappointed in John King’s appointment as acting U.S. Secretary of Education. NYSUT has always considered John King an ideologue with whom we disagreed sharply on many issues during his tenure as…

1 st
October

NCCFT Update

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

The NCCFT Executive Committee had their first meeting with Dr. Dolan on September 22, 2015. President DeSanto requested that a copy of the organizational chart be sent to the faculty.  We are pleased to see that the chart has been forwarded. At this meeting, President DeSanto along with the other executive committee members repeatedly expressed…