March 7, 2017 The House Oversight, Transparency and Administration Subcommittee will hear HB 11 (sponsored by Representative Scott Plakon) on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, at 12:00 pm. If passed, this bi ... Continue Reading →
Who Says Public Employee Unions Do Not Have Power? Representative Scott Plakon (R-Seminole) obviously thinks UFF and other public employee unions are not good for Florida. He has filed HB 11, which es ... Continue Reading →
February 10, 2017 Higher Education was at center stage this week in Senate interim committee meetings. The Legislature officially convenes the 2017 Legislative Session on Tuesday, March 7th. On Monday ... Continue Reading →
Monday, February 20, 6:00 pm, Reitz Union Auditorium, join us for a screening of Steve Mims’s documentary Starving the Beast: The Battle to Disrupt and Reform America’s Public Universities ... Continue Reading →
The UF Chapter of United Faculty of Florida and representatives of the University of Florida have completed negotiations on the 2017-2019 Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA). It is now available f ... Continue Reading →
Dear Colleague, Welcome to the new academic year. If you are a new faculty member, welcome to UF! Here is a quick update on some UFF-related issues and events. Political Action. UFF has a strong recor ... Continue Reading →
On May 23, April Hines, Co-Chair of the Faculty-Family Council, updated the bargaining unit on our campaign for paid parental leave through bargaining. Sign our petition for paid parental leave. Dear ... Continue Reading →
The Nominations Committee is pleased to announce the following slate of nominees for Chapter officers, UFF Senators, and FEA Delegates. Elections will be held at the membership meeting and dinner on ... Continue Reading →
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