Newsletter 12-1-17

Newsletter 12-1-17

UConn-AAUP Newsletter December 1, 2017 Highlights  Message from the President A Change in Bargaining Strategy Demands A Stronger Union Growing Your Membership: Why it’s Important, Especially Now Political Organizing The Power of Asking Questions to Build A Stronger Chapter

So you think you are a member of AAUP?

So you think you are a member of AAUP?

  Many faculty members assume that they are active members of the Chapter because the University deducts a portion of their paycheck for AAUP dues. Your title makes you part of the bargaining unit covered by the UConn-AAUP contract but it does not make you a member. One must opt in...

Save the Date: UConn-AAUP Luncheon 10/25

Save the Date: UConn-AAUP Luncheon 10/25

UConn-AAUP Luncheon 10/25/17  12 noon Storrs Student Union 331 

Rally For UConn: #SaveUConn

Rally For UConn: #SaveUConn

RALLY FOR UCONN Don’t Let the Legislature Steal Our Future! #SAVEUCONN WHEN: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2017    

Fall 2017 UConn-AAUP Newsletter

Fall 2017 UConn-AAUP Newsletter

Highlights Message from the President Negotiations Wrap-Up & Implementation of the New Agreement Furlough Days Professional Development Fund Membership, Membership, Membership Know Your New UConn-AAUP Talk to the UConn-AAUP First Mark Your Calendars

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Anthem – Hartford Healthcare Dispute Update – Agreement Reached (11-18-17)

11-18-17 Anthem/Hartford Healthcare agree on new, retroactive contract 11-15-17 Public Forum on the Hartford Healthcare/Anthem Dispite sponsored by the Office of the Healthcare Advocate OHCA – Session Five – Northeast CT Wednesday, November 15, 2017 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Generations Family Health Center 40 Mansfield Ave. Willimantic, CT 06226 (Local...

11/16/17 – Gathering in honor of Professor Osvaldo Pardo

Dear Colleagues; On October 30, 2017, Professor Osvaldo Pardo passed away unexpectedly at his home. He had been a faculty member at UCONN for the past 20 years. His only direct family is his mother, Adelma, an elderly woman who lives in Argentina.  Adelma does not have the resources to pay for...

So you think you are a member of AAUP?

  Many faculty members assume that they are active members of the Chapter because the University deducts a portion of their paycheck for AAUP dues. Your title makes you part of the bargaining unit covered by the UConn-AAUP contract but it does not make you a member. One must opt in...

Fall 2017 UConn-AAUP Newsletter

Highlights Message from the President Negotiations Wrap-Up & Implementation of the New Agreement Furlough Days Professional Development Fund Membership, Membership, Membership Know Your New UConn-AAUP Talk to the UConn-AAUP First Mark Your Calendars

UConn-AAUP Statement Regarding Charlottesville

Dear Colleagues; Those events that took place in Charlottesville last weekend on the University of Virginia campus have no place in this country or any place on the campuses of the University of Connecticut. We condemn not only the violence but also the bigotry, and we will stand with and...