Time and place. This meeting was conducted at 12 noon on Zoom.

Nineteen members, including ten members of the Council, and two guests.

Minutes. Minutes for the October 8 meeting were approved.

President’s Report & Essential Issues.

  • Statement on the Presidential Search. Hardcopies of the statement composed by the Executive Committee were sent and ads ran in The Crow’s Nest, the Oracle, and the Tampa Bay Times.
  • Modality for spring meetings. The pandemic situation this spring is uncertain.
    • Motion made and seconded to hold chapter meetings online this spring. Motion withdrawn.

New Business.

  • Regional campuses. Discussion of the situation at USF St. Petersburg.


  • Bargaining. At the request of the USF Administration, the bargaining session was postponed.
  • Grievances. The Grievance Committee has adjusted its bookkeeping following the retirement of chapter staff support. Discussion of recent student complaints. Discussion of MUMA’s research evaluation procedures.
  • Government Relations. Discussion of HEROS program.
  • Treasury. We are solvent.

These minutes were respectfully submitted on 30 October 2021.