USF-UFF Chapter Meeting

Time & Place. The Chapter Meeting was held at 12 noon in EDU on USF Tampa.

Attendance & Introductions. There were 21 members, including ten of the eighteen members of the Chapter Council, and two guests.

Minutes. Minutes of 27 January 2012 meeting approved.

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  • Treasury. We are solvent. An abstract of expenditures for the 2010 – 2011 fiscal year has been posted on-line.
  • Membership. Discussion of membership campaign.
  • Communications. Discussion of PHP broadcast system. There will be a UFF Biweekly Extra broadcast over the weekend on the recent bill to abolish USF Polytechnic.
  • Grievances. Discussion of outstanding grievances.
  • Bargaining. Discussion of bargaining plans.

New Business.

  • Tenure & promotion. The ad hoc committee will soon prepare a survey.
  • Retirement. Discussion of Senate Bill 2024.

These minutes respectfully submitted by G. McColm on 11 February 2012.