USF-UFF Chapter Meeting

Time & Place. The Chapter Meeting was held at 12 noon in EDU 150 on USF Tampa.

Attendance. Eleven UFF members, including nine members of the Council, and two guests.

Minutes. Minutes for January 12 are approved.

President’s Report.

  • Laurie Byers. Ms. Byers will be our UFF staff for organizing, while Michael Moats will be our UFF staff for grievances and bargaining.


  • Membership. We will organize flyers, posters, and meetings in HB 25.
    • Motion made and seconded that the Chapter shall commission the creation of an online membership form. Motion passes.
  • Grievances. Every year, there is a grievance hiatus during winter break. This year, the Administration had a problem with it afterwards. Meanwhile, there are problems at USFSP.

    Old Business.

    • Books. USFSM may attempt to interfere with textbook selection. To be discussed next time.

    New Business.

    • College of Nursing. UFF is concerned about affairs in the College of Nursing and will recommend a joint exploration with the Administration.
    • Summer. There are problems with summer assignments in USFSP.

    These minutes respectfully submitted by G. McColm on 4 February 2018.