Minutes from Union Executive Committee Meeting

Present – Michael Abraham, Peggy Codding,Danny Harrington, Helen Lewis,Margaret McAllister,Jeff Perry, Denise Pons, Stephanie Reich, Wendy Rolfe, Tom Stein, Jackson Schultz, Will Silvio, Jeri Sykes, guests: Michael Johnson and Ani Johnson.

  1. Danny made a motion to accept the minutes from the previous meeting. Denise seconded and the vote was unanimous to accept the minutes.

  2. Wendy, Stephanie, and Peggy have put together a document regarding student services to be discussed at the next Union/Management meeting.

  3. We discussed video and audio recording of class and lectures by students and the possible legal issues.

  4. Office hours and pressure being put on faculty to meet outside of scheduled hours was discussed.

  5. The two-factor authentication system was discussed.

  6. Jackson will be signing the contract at 2 pm today.

  7. We discussed having a gathering for faculty in the new year. A celebration for faculty to meet with us to celebrate the three-year contract, perhaps at King’s.

  8. We discussed a banquet for the negotiating team, we are looking for reasonable restaurant.

  9. Faculty evaluations were discussed at length.