All Faculty Meeting November 4
The attached FAQ has valuable information about the current new contract offer, as well as important factors to consider for the upcoming strike authorization vote.
At a recent all faculty meeting AFT 1789 voted to take part in a voluntary walk-out. The walk-out takes place across the district on Thursday, November 17 from 9am-2pm, with a rally at noon. Contact your Senate presidents for campus specific locations.
The walk-out is not about the faculty and our needs, but the needs of our students, higher learning and a college education.
Here is a slide show version of the 2016 pre-Negotiations information presented by the Faculty Negotiations co-Chairs and AFT Seattle President.
A new AFT report reveals billions in potential savings if pension funds slashed fees paid to Wall Street fund managers who invest in risky “alternative” assets such as hedge funds and private equity.
Join us at the 2017 AFT Northwest Leadership Forum, a leadership development and skills-based training, which takes place July 6-8. This is sponsored by AFT-Oregon, AFT Washington, American Federation of Teachers (AFT), Oregon Federation of Nurses and Health Professionals, Oregon School Employees Association, and the Alaska Public Employees Association. Registration and $100 payment must be made before June 23. For more details and registration, go to bit.ly/nwlf17.