The latest updates about News and Events related to AAUP Utica/AFT 6786 and other local, regional and national labor issues.
Your Weingarten Rights Turned 48 Today!!!
Forty-eight years ago, on Feb. 19, 1975, the Supreme Court ruled that an employee has the right to request union representation in any meeting that she or he feels could result in discipline or termination. You Are Being Asked Questions That Might Lead To Disciplinary Action: What Do You Do? If you believe that discipline… Read more
Rally To Save Utica! This Friday During Utica University Board of Trustees Meetings
Please consider joining our Rally to Save Utica on Friday morning (stop by any time between 8:30am-12:30pm) to support the Utica University Faculty, Students, Staff and Alumni and help us make our voices heard! This event is open to anyone and everyone. It’s a chance for faculty, students, staff, alumni and community members to come… Read more
AAUP-Utica President, Vice President, and numerous faculty and librarians deliver petition and letters condemning proposed cuts to University President and Board of Trustees
February 9, 2023, 4:00PM, Office of the President at Utica University: AAUP Utica/AFT 6786 President Leonore Fleming and Vice President Douglas Edwards, accompanied by a number of Utica University Faculty and Librarians, deliver the “Save Utica! Stop the Cuts!” Petition, that had gathered over 1302 signatures at the time of delivery. Nine letters from local,… Read more
Inside Higher Ed – Justifying Program Cuts With an Unreleased Report
Utica University’s president wants to eliminate degree offerings in subjects such as chemistry and philosophy. But a report supposedly buttressing the move isn’t public. Ryan QuinnFebruary 2, 2023 Read the Full Article HERE Read more
Utica University Program Elimination News Round Up
Catch up on what’s been going on at Utica University since the announcement on January 18, 2023 by Utica University’s outgoing president, Laura Casamento, and the outgoing Board of Trustees Chair, Bob Brvenik, to eliminate 15 majors as well as their recommendation that 8 more majors and 1 program be revised or else perhaps risk being… Read more
Save Utica! Stop the Cuts Petition!
SIGN THE PETITION HERE and PLEASE SHARE IT! Read more