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

Month: February 2016

29 th
February

Prelude to the Statement

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

The NCCFT Executive Committee met with the Academic Department Chairpersons during a “special” meeting of the Chairs. The overwhelming sense of frustration under the leadership of Dr. Kenneth Saunders was expressed in no uncertain terms. While this post will not address the details, you are encouraged to discuss this meeting with your Department Chairs. The…

24 th
February

Friedrich's Update

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

The Feb. 13 death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia will have a profound impact on the court and the cases still before it. The cases deal with crucial issues ranging from workers' rights to immigration to affirmative action, and include Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association, the pending case that attempts to weaken our unions…

18 th
February

Obfuscation – Implication – Litigation

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

It is unfortunate that the controversies surrounding the NCC Presidential Search are obfuscating the visits of the candidates for NCC President who are visiting our campus to meet with the various constituent groups. At the February 9th Board of Trustees meeting, it was interesting to note that Vice-Chair Kathy Weiss and Co-Chair of the Search…

11 th
February

NCC BOT 2-9-16

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

https://youtu.be/EnhTuJjlNwc