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September

SUNY Together: Building Bridges among SUNY Retirees, Campuses and Communities

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

If you are interested in information about this conference, which will take place at Farmingdale State College on Friday, October 13, from 9:00 to 4:00, you can find it here: Program Brochure Registration Form

18 th
September

BOT Watch: Nassau Community College Board of Trustees Meeting, September 12, 2017

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

Technical difficulties made it impossible for us to video this meeting, which is unfortunate, since the meeting was notable not only for the actions the Board of Trustees took, but also for the collegial and optimistic atmosphere in the room. Board Actions From the point of view of the NCCFT, the two most important things…

11 th
September

September 11th – In Memorium

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

Earlier today, at Nassau Community College's 9/11 Memorial Ceremony, NCCFT President Frank Frisenda made this statement: It was a sunny Tuesday morning. Summer break was over and the Fall semester was just getting under way.  I had just started waking up my class of freshman students, who were full of wonder and hope for their…

11 th
September

NYSUT’s Member Action Center Is An Important Online Tool You Should Know About

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

If you don’t know yet about NYSUT’s Member Action Center (MAC), now is a good time to find out. It’s a place online where you can find out about and—by doing nothing more then clicking a few buttons—take action concerning the day’s most pressing labor issues confronting those of us in education. We know we’re…

05 th
September

Contract Ratification FAQs

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

At a special meeting held on September 5, 2017, The NCCFT Executive Board unanimously approved for contract ratification by the membership a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the college. A summary of the MOA was emailed to you earlier today and you will soon receive information from the union's Election Committee about the ratification process.…

04 th
September

What Have Unions Ever Done For Us? This Cartoon Says It All

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

All too many people in the United States need to be reminded of this on a daily basis, but on Labor Day especially, it's good for us to remind ourselves why unions matter. Click the image to see it full size:

31 th
August

Moving Forward from Here: The NCCFT’s Statement Regarding The Recent Arbitration

Posted by The NCCFT Executive Committee

In a post earlier this month, we laid out for you the strategy behind our decision to take the Board of Trustees to binding arbitration over their June 27th resolution, which essentially voided the Academic Senate bylaws then in effect and charged President Keen with writing new ones. As a quick reminder, these are the…

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