SEBAC and UConn-AAUP Contract Ratified by State Legislature

SEBAC and UConn-AAUP Contract Ratified by State Legislature

Colleagues, Last night, the State Senate approved the SEBAC agreement and our collective bargaining agreement. The vote was 18-18 along party lines with Lt. Governor Nancy Wyman casting the tie-breaking vote to approve the deal. This was the final step in the approval process and concludes nearly two years of...

UConn-AAUP/BoT and SEBAC Agreements Ratified

UConn-AAUP/BoT and SEBAC Agreements Ratified

  Dear Members and Colleagues: On behalf of the UConn-AAUP, we are pleased to report the results of the vote on the 2017–2021 collective bargaining agreement (CBA) with the UConn Board of Trustees and the 2017 SEBAC agreement. With an overwhelming majority of 94.7%, you approved a new collective bargaining...

A Message from Your Chapter President on Supporting the Agreements

A Message from Your Chapter President on Supporting the Agreements

  Sending on behalf of UConn-AAUP President, Professor Tom Bontly Dear Colleagues, By now, you should have received an email from AAUP inviting you to vote to approve two tentative agreements.  As the chapter’s new president, I want first to thank our bargaining team for their hard work through two...

Ratification Vote for UConn-AAUP CBA & SEBAC TA

Ratification Vote for UConn-AAUP CBA & SEBAC TA

On Thursday June 29, 2017 the UConn-AAUP Executive Committee voted to endorse the approval of the SEBAC Tentative Agreement and the UConn-AAUP/BoT Collective Bargaining Agreement. Click here on why it is essential to vote YES on both agreements As previously reported to you, negotiations with Governor Malloy and State Employees Bargaining...

Updated 6/27 w/videos: Negotiation Update Info Sessions (6-26 & 6-27)

Updated 6/27 w/videos: Negotiation Update Info Sessions (6-26 & 6-27)

June 26 & 27, 2017 PowerPoint Presentation June 26, 2017 Information Session June 27, 2017 Information Session 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...

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Nominations for UConn-AAUP Executive Committee – 2017

      NOMINEES FOR UCONN-AAUP ANNUAL EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE ELECTION – 2017   UConn-AAUP Chapter invites member nominations and self-nominations to stand for election to the UConn-AAUP Executive Committee.  We seek a wide diversity of UConn-AAUP members from different disciplines, points of view, and status of employment.  We seek members...

Are you registered to vote?

We encourage all UConn-AAUP members to register to vote and vote on Tuesday November 8.  Register to vote online at the Secretary of the State’s website at Register to Vote Find your polling place In Connecticut, you can register to vote the same day as the election. Election Day Registration Election Day...

State of Working Connecticut 2016

Connecticut Voices for Children, an independent research and advocacy organization working to improve the lives of Connecticut’s children, released a report on the State of Working in Connecticut. The major trends in their analysis include; Unemployment has recovered for whites and college-educated workers, but not for workers of color and...

Slots Still Available for the 2016-2017 Representatives Assembly

The UConn-AAUP Chapter invites member nominations and self-nominations for available positions on the UConn-AAUP Representatives Assembly.  We seek a wide diversity of UConn-AAUP members from different disciplines, points of view, and status of employment to represent their departments/units.  According to the By-Laws, the duties of a representative are as follows:...

Update on UConn Admin. Pay Raises

7/11 As reported in the Connecticut Mirror on July 8, 2016 CT Mirror 7-8-16 Bowing to pressure from legislative leaders, University of Connecticut President Susan Herbst late Friday announced three top staff members who have received hefty, multi-year pay raises or bonuses will forgo part of those increases. “These employees are critical to the...

Contract Extension Agreement

As per Connecticut State Statute 527a, UConn-AAUP and the UCONN Administration came to agreement on the terms for an extension to the collective bargaining agreement. The agreement was approved by the Board of Trustees at the June 29, 2016 meeting. Those terms include extending all provisions of the expiring contract at...

2016 AAUP Annual Meeting: Censure and Sanction Actions

Faculty members and staff from the UConn-AAUP attended the 102nd Annual meeting of the AAUP in Washington, DC. Among other business, the delegation voted on imposing censure at two universities and removed censure from another two colleges. Most notably, censure was removed from Grove City College (Pennsylvania) having been initially...

SEBAC Ltr to Legislators re. Layoff Misrepresentation

The attached letter has been sent to the legislative leadership in both chambers to correct a misrepresentation that SEBAC turned down an offer from the state administration that would have avoided or reduced the layoff of public service workers. No such offer was made to SEBAC leadership by the administration.