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Third Annual Contingent Faculty Issues Conference

Please plan to join your colleagues to discuss how we can all

Step Up for Faculty Equity!

Date:      Saturday, April 26, 2014

Time:     10:00 am - 3:30 pm (Registration starts at 9:30 am)

Place:    South Seattle Community College
             Georgetown Campus, Bldg C Room 110
             6737 Corson Ave South, Seattle

Unemployment Workshop presented by Marc Lampson, Executive Director, & John Tirpak, Senior Hearings Attorney, Unemployment Law Project and Wendy Rader-Konofalski, Lobbyist, Washington Education Association.

·         Learn how to apply for unemployment benefits and the main reason claims are denied.

·         What is "reasonable assurance"?

·         Discover the context and history of our unemployment law and why it is unique.

Presentation about Working Together To Make Our Union Stronger with discussions by Alyssa Picard, Assistant Director, AFT Higher Education and a Special Guest from City College of San Francisco Faculty Union.

·         Hear successes and challenges of AFT contingent faculty members from across the nation.

·         Find out how one local gained some of the strongest pay equity in the country among both part-time and full-time faculty.

·         Next Step: Developing a plan for your local.

No Registration Fee ~ Free Parking ~ Lunch Provided

To register for the conference, click here or copy and paste link into your browser -
https://leadernet.aft.org/webform/third-annual-contingent-faculty-issues-conference

For questions, please contact Tracey Whitten by phone at 206-432-8076 or by e-mail at twhitten@aftwa.org.