Minutes from Union Executive Committee Meeting

Present – Michael Abraham, Prince Charles Alexander,Dennis Cecere, Peter Cokkinias, Marti Epstein, Margaret McAllister, Jeff Perry, Denise Pons, Stephanie Reich, Jackson Schultz, David Scott, Andrew Shryock, Will Silvio, and Jeri Sykes. Guests: Mike Johnson and Ani Johnson

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

  2. We discussed the possible scholarship for a student in government. The committee will discuss and bring back ideas in the next few weeks.

  3. We discussed special projects at BoCo in lieu of a course. The hours are used to support the chair with specific duties – these are not chair positions nor persons of leadership but they do administrative work for the chairs for a one course release.

  4. Service to the College at BoCo was discussed.

  5. Two grievances at level three have been postponed until after spring break.

  6. We are adding additional information to the FAQ section of the website to address some issues that are coming up with faculty.

  7. We discussed the possibility of adding a second Grievance Officer after the election. The position would need to be approved by faculty at an all-faculty meeting in the fall.

  8. A sub-committee to look at faculty evaluations will be formed after spring break.

  9. Nominations meeting is March 28 at 1 pm in room 402/136.