Adjunct issues make the Seawanhaka...

May 6, 2016 by

Thanks to fine student reporting, issues affecting part-time members of the bargaining unit made the news this week. Some LIU Professors Live, Teach...

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Strike authorization vote passes unanimously...

May 5, 2016 by

The LIUFF Executive Committee organized a meeting for the general membership on May 2, 2016 to discuss whether to affirm the right of the committee to call for a strike vote in the event that a fair contract cannot be bargained by the end of the current contract year. Faculty expressed continuing concerns and frustrations about issues related to salary parity, full and part-time faculty benefits, and the need for the university to bargain in good faith with the LIUFF negotiating team. The following motion was made from the floor: Motion: To grant authority to the LIUFF Executive Committee to call for a strike vote if they deem it necessary. The motion passed...

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LIUFF Officers Election Results...

May 5, 2016 by

The election process for 2016-2018 LIUFF officers concluded on Friday, April 29th. The following unit members were elected to officer positions: Jessica Rosenberg, President Ralph Engelman, Vice President Mohammed Ghriga, Treasurer Emily Drabinski, Secretary Melissa Antinori, Grievance Officer Thank you to all who stood for election, and to the membership who voted....

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