USF-UFF Chapter Meeting

Time & Place. The Chapter Meeting was held at 12:00 pm at CDB Restaurant in Temple Terrace.

Attendance & Introductions. Fourteen members, including nine members of the Council.

Minutes of 7 August 2015 Meeting. Approved.

New Faculty Orientation. Discussion.


  • Grievances. Discussion of outstanding and potential grievances.
  • Membership. Discussion of campaign for this coming year.
  • Tenure and Promotion Workshops. Discussion of state law.
  • Treasury. We are solvent. The budget will be presented at the next Chapter Meeting for approval.
    • Motion made and seconded that the Chapter shall offer four $ 500 travel scholarships to be allocated by lot at the December 4 Chapter Meeting to union members. Motion approved.
    • Motion made and seconded that the Chapter shall compose calendars of union activities during the fall semester and distribute them to in-unit employees. Motion approved.

The locations of fall Chapter Meetings shall be determined at the next Chapter Meeting.

These minutes respectfully submitted by G. McColm on 29 August 2015.