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

Month: February 2017

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February

BOT Watch: Nassau Community College Board of Trustees Meeting – February 14, 2017

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

When the Board of Trustees came back from executive session, they conducted the following committee business: accepted a donation of medical equipment from Sunrise Labs; waived facility rental fees for the 2017 Empire State Games for the physically challenged; approved the joint Empire/NCC AS/BS program in Nursing; granted emeritus status to retirees; approved sabbatical leaves; The…

16 th
February

The NCCFT’s Statement on “A Day Without Immigrants”

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

If President Trump’s immigration policies have done nothing else, they have highlighted once again the role immigrants play in the United States. In protest against those policies, activists have declared today “A Day Without Immigrants,” and they are asking, as the The New York Times puts it, “foreign-born people nationwide, regardless of legal status, not…

06 th
February

Consider This An Invitation!

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

No matter where we work in the college—the classroom, the library, IT, student services, admissions—we, the members of the Nassau Community College Federation of Teachers, are the front line in NCC's mission to serve “all who can benefit from its resources.” Without us, this college would never have earned its reputation as one of the finest two-year…