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

Month: November 2017

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November

From The Vice President’s Desk: Donna Hope

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

Now Is The Time! (Remarks delivered by Vice President Donna Hope at the General Union Meeting on October 31st) It’s standing on the shoulders of giants that will move our union forward into the future, and we have been fortunate to have President Frank Frisenda's very strong shoulders to stand on. If you get the…

11 th
November

In Honor of Veterans Day 2017

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

It is the soldier who salutes the flag, Who serves beneath the flag, And whose coffin is draped by the flag... —Charles M. Province

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November

Frank Talk from The President’s Desk – November 2017

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

Dark Clouds on the Horizon: JANUS v AFSCME Council 31 Who is Janus? Mark Janus is a Child Support Specialist with the Illinois Department of Heathcare and Family Services. He does not want to pay union “fair share” (agency) fees to the 35,000 member AFSCME union from which he obtains all union benefits.  (An agency…

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November

The 2017 Election Results Are In for Nassau County and We Couldn’t Be Happier!

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

Our union has a lot be happy about based on the results of yesterday's voting: We endorsed Laura Curran for County Executive, and she won; We endorsed Jack Schnirman for County Comptroller, and he won; We supported former NCC Trustee Arnie Drucker, and he won; We supported Kevan Abrahams, and he won. Also, and very…

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November

Our Signed Contract, Next Steps

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

Now that our new collective bargaining agreement (CBA) has been ratified by the Nassau County Legislature, you may be wondering, especially since the contract's provisions are now in effect, when you will get to see the document in its final form. There is one more stage we have to go through before we can make…