Negotiation Update Info Sessions (6-26 & 6-27)

Negotiation Update Info Sessions (6-26 & 6-27)

UCONN-AAUP NEGOTIATION UPDATES UCONN-AAUP and UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENT And SEBAC 2017   MONDAY, JUNE 26, 2017 1:00-3:00 PM STUDENT UNION THEATRE STORRS CAMPUS TUESDAY, JUNE 27, 2017 9:00-11:00 AM STUDENT UNION THEATRE STORRS CAMPUS We also want to direct you to our website for a number of...

SEBAC 2017 “Framework” Statement & Info Sessions

SEBAC 2017 “Framework” Statement & Info Sessions

6/6/17 Link to Monday’s Information Session Video: 6-6 Info Session Facebook Livestream As an update to our communication dated May 24, 2017, I first want to remind you of the two informational meetings that have been scheduled: Monday June 5, 2017, 1 pm – 3 pm in the Storrs Student Union...

Chief Negotiators Blog #26

Chief Negotiators Blog #26

Chief Negotiators Blog #26 Since my last Blog post, SEBAC discussions with the Governor’s office have produced a “Framework” of modifications to the SEBAC Agreement. Once the individual unit collective bargaining agreements have been settled ( such as the one we have been negotiating for two years with the University),...

Chief Negotiator’s Blog #25

Chief Negotiator’s Blog #25

Chief Negotiators Blog # 25 modified 5-17-17              After three informational meetings and the Annual Chapter meeting, I am returning to the Blog to update you on negotiations at the local level and at the SEBAC level. At the local level, the Administration has been persistent about proposing changes to...

Op-Ed: Funds for research at UConn pay big dividends

Op-Ed: Funds for research at UConn pay big dividends

Funds for research at UConn pay big dividends  4/23/17 Reprinted from CT Mirror Viewpoints & the Stamford Advocate  Each year, several publications identify the best public research universities in the United States. The U.S. News & World Report, though not without its limitations, has become the “go to” guide for...

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March 23 SEBAC/Negotiation Info Session

UCONN-AAUP INFORMATIONAL MEETINGS   UConn-AAUP is attempting to schedule a series of informational meetings for all members of the bargaining unit. The purpose of these meetings is to provide an opportunity for members to be updated on the progress of negotiations with our administration toward a collective bargaining agreement and...

3/24 Appropriations Hearing Information

This Friday, March 23, 2017 the Legislature’s Appropriation’s Committee will hold a public hearing on 95 bills that have one common purpose- to undermine collective bargaining rights in Connecticut. Some of the bills up for discussion include; -Jeopardizing retirement security for public employees ( HB 5695, HB 5696, HB 5780)...

Call for Nominations – UConn Outstanding Contribution Award

Dear UConn-AAUP Colleagues, The UConn-AAUP Chapter is pleased to announce the establishment of the Outstanding Contribution Award to honor a former or current UConn-AAUP member who has provided exceptional leadership and service to the members of the chapter. The award, presented in the form of a certificate of recognition and...

3/31 Lobby Day for Public Higher Education

On March 31, 2017, the Congress of Connecticut Community Colleges (4c’s), CSU-AAUP, and UConn-AAUP are sponsoring a lobby day for faculty and staff to meet with their legislators to talk about the importance of appropriately investing in higher education and about the perils of some of the pending bills would...

Chief Negotiator’s Blog #24

Chief Negotiators Blog # 24 The party’s resumed negotiations on Thursday February 2nd and we were immediately informed that Michael Eagen was leaving UCONN for a position in the Provosts Office at UMASS – Amherst. He expressed his thanks for the relationship that developed over the years working with AAUP...

Disabling Email “Clutter” in 3 Easy Steps

Colleagues, We have had some reports that UConn-AAUP emails have been going to member’s “Clutter” folder. We are appending a message from UITS on how to disable that function so that you receive all UConn-AAUP communications. New O365 Clutter Feature Clutter is an Office 365 email filtering feature designed to move...