HB 7007 is on the floor of the Florida House of Representatives tomorrow afternoon, March 22nd, for consideration. The normal process is to add amendments, if any, on second reading and final vote on ... Continue Reading →
March 17, 2017 Legislature Talks of Higher Education Budget Cuts – OUCH! With week 2 of the Legislative Session ending, budget deliberations are beginning to pick up speed at the Capitol. Higher educa ... Continue Reading →
Spring Membership Dinner and Meeting Tuesday, March 28 from 5 to 7:30 pm United Church of Gainesville 1624 NW 5th Ave. Gainesville FL 32603 Childcare available upon request! RSVP here ⌘⌘⌘ Food, drinks ... Continue Reading →
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 →
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