The latest updates about News and Events related to AAUP Utica/AFT 6786 and other local, regional and national labor issues.
Congratulations to the 2023 AAUP-Utica Scholarship Winners!
The Virgil C. Crisafulli Scholarship for leadership and service in the spirit of the AAUP was awarded to Rhiana Marie Wojcik, nominated by Professor Kirstin Walker. The Robert W. Millett Scholarship for Academic Achievement was awarded to Alexandra (Lexi) Lumley, nominated by Professors Sarah Keesom & Adam Pack. Thanks also to the 2023 AAUP-Utica Scholarship… Read more
An Open Letter from the Governing Board
WE ARE WORTH MORE THAN 0% 10+ months fighting for a fair contract, advocating for the needs of the full-time faculty, librarians, and HEOP counselors. 9.97% increase in inflation since August 2021. 89+ days working without a contract. 7.625% pay cut for full-time faculty, librarians, and HEOP counselors for fiscal year 2020-2021. 68% of 119… Read more
Spring Luncheon Business Meeting on Wednesday, May 10th
AAUP-Utica members, save the date for Wednesday, May 10th, 2023 for our annual Spring Luncheon Business Meeting! An agenda will be sent out on May 3rd, and will include the main business item, which is discussing and voting on the budget. We will also announce the winners of this year’s AAUP-Utica Student Scholarships, and discuss… Read more
AAUP-Utica Student Scholarship Nominations due May 1!
AAUP-Utica members, do you have an outstanding student who could benefit from a $1,000 scholarship? 💰 If so, consider nominating them for one of the two AAUP-Utica $1,000 student scholarships! 1️⃣ The Virgil C. Crisafulli Scholarship is awarded each spring to a Utica University student for demonstrated outstanding leadership in regard to at least one of AAUP’s core values such… Read more
AAUP-Utica Files Demand for Arbitration
On Tuesday, March, 7, 2023, the AAUP-Utica’s lawyer filed a Demand for Arbitration per Step 4 of the Collective Bargaining Agreement (Article 16. Grievance Procedure). This demand for arbitration is an escalation of the Grievance that was filed on January 10 about the violation of shared governance as stipulated in the Collective Bargaining Agreement, specifically,… Read more
Rally to Save Utica! Video Summary and News Round Up
Click the Facebook Post Above or Click Here to Watch the Save Utica! Rally Summary Video. We also have livestream footage of the entire four-hour event on our Instagram: @aauputica, and The Tangerine did a great job documenting the event and recording the individual speeches as well. You can watch their videos from the event on their… Read more