USF-UFF Chapter Meeting

Time & Place. The Chapter Meeting was held at 12:00 pm in EDU 314 at USF Tampa.

Attendance & Introductions. Thirteen members, including eight members of the Council, and two guests.

Minutes of 12 February 2016 Meeting. Approved.

President’s Report. Discussion of evaluations of deans. Report on the UFF Senate meeting, where the hot topic was the SCF’s board’s decision not to offer continuing contracts to new hires. Report on USF St. Petersburg.

  • We are being moved to a new office in SVC 2057A. All Executive Committee members, and the Chair of the Membership Committee, shall receive keys.
    • Motion made and seconded to offer UFF USF GAU members $ 20 per hour to move our materials. Motion approved.

Committee Reports.

  • Grievances. At Chapter Meetings, unless there is a major outstanding issue, the Grievance Chair will discuss major issues in the contract. This time it was Sections 19.1 and 19.2 on Conflicts of Interest and Outside Activities. Additional discussion of outstanding grievances.
  • Social meetings. Discussion of Non-tenure track social the previous day.
  • Membership. Discussion.

These minutes respectfully submitted by G. McColm on 9 March 2016.