COVID-19 guidance – April 16, 2020

COVID-19 guidance – April 16, 2020

COVID 19 guidance – April 16 2020    

I Am “All-In” With UConn-AAUP

I Am “All-In” With UConn-AAUP

At the Annual Membership Meeting on October 24, 2019, UConn-AAUP announced its I Am “All-In” With UConn-AAUP membership confirmation campaign as it prepares to negotiate improvements to the current collective bargaining agreement that expires on June 30 2021. The campaign is geared to: Signing new members to UConn-AAUP; Identifying new...

E-Newsletter: September 2019

E-Newsletter: September 2019

September 13, 2019 Newsletter Mary Gallucci, Editor President’s Message: Agenda for 2019-20 Tom Bontly Welcome back for a new academic year! Throughout the Summer and into the Fall, your UConn-AAUP chapter has been hard at work. Here is a brief update on a few of the bigger items on our...

UConn-AAUP Leadership meets with President Designate Katsouleas

UConn-AAUP Leadership meets with President Designate Katsouleas

UConn-AAUP leadership, led by President Tom Bontly, met with President Designate Tom Katsouleas to welcome him to our campus. President Katsouleas reiterated his commitment to doubling the research capacity of UConn over the next 10 years and working with UConn-AAUP to address the unfunded pension liability drag on research funds.

Testifying at the State Capitol

Testifying at the State Capitol

Oskar Harmon, Ibrahim Elali, Kevin Claffey, Bruce Mayer and Tom Bontly after testifying at the Higher Eduction Committee on February 21, 2019. Testimony was in support of eliminating the unfunded liability attached to the fringe benefits costs on research grants.

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UConn-AAUP Annual Membership Meeting

ANNUAL CHAPTER MEMBERSHIP MEETING Thursday, APRIL 30, 2020 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm (note time change) VIRTUALLY – Members will receive an invite in their uconn.edu account AGENDA: 1. INTRODUCTION OF NEWLY-ELECTED EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE OFFICERS AND MEMBERS-AT-LARGE 2. ACCEPTANCE OF MINUTES OF APRIL 17, 2019 3. ADOPTION OF UCONN-AAUP CHAPTER...

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SEBAC Statement 4.16.20

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UConn-AAUP Child Care Reimbursement Notice

CHILD CARE REIMBURSEMENT NOTICE Applications for the Spring 2020 Child Care Reimbursement must be submitted to the UConn-AAUP office by MAY 7, 2020. Please note that the Spring 2020 reimbursement is for daycare provided for the months of November, December 2019 & January, February, March & April, 2020 ONLY. Child...

SEBAC Leadership Report on Administration Report to COVID 19

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UConn-AAUP Message to Faculty

March 18, 2020 Colleagues: First, we want to assure you that the leadership of UConn-AAUP has been communicating with the Provost Office about the importance of faculty involvement in academic decisions at this time of crisis. Our communications have resulted in more faculty being included on the three committees created...