I am ashamed to think how easily we capitulate to badges and names, to large societies and dead institutions…. I ought to go upright and vital and speak the rude truth in all ways. Ralph Waldo Emerson, Self-Reliance (1841) &nbs ... Continue Reading →
This coming week, the University of Florida will be joining other public institutions of higher learning in Florida in distributing an ideological viewpoint survey. This survey requests all faculty, staff, and students respond and share not only their own political and religious viewp ... Continue Reading →
Please follow this link to RSVP by April 13. When: April 20, 2022, from 5:30 – 8:30 pm Where:: Cypress & Grove Brewing Company, 1001 NW 4th St. Gainesville Event: UFF-UF Annual Spring Dinner and affirmation of Chapter Election results. Come dressed and ready to impress! All ... Continue Reading →
On October 1, 2021 that UFF-UF bargaining unit ratified Part 1 of a Memorandum of Understanding covering the impacts of COVID on faculty working conditions. The MOU’s main provisions are as follows: General UF will share the State University System’s criteria for determining if ... Continue Reading →
On Monday, August 2, your United Faculty of Florida (UFF) Bargaining Team and representatives of the University of Florida Board of Trustees (BOT) finalized a raise package for the roughly 2,000 members of the UFF bargaining unit. The text of the tentative agreement can be found ... Continue Reading →
The University of Florida faces a real emergency. We simply cannot ignore the recent precipitous rise in COVID infections, pretending that plans that may have seemed reasonable even a few weeks ago are still up to today’s challenge. The case for strategic reconsideration ma ... Continue Reading →
Our Chapter’s Bargaining Team is currently negotiating with the Board of Trustees Bargaining Team over Article 24 (Salaries) of the Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA). We are working hard to get the salary increases that faculty deserve. Our next bargaining session is at 3:00 pm th ... Continue Reading →
UPDATE: the 2021-24 CBA was ratified on June 18, 2021. Visit this page for links to the current and past CBAs and any relevant MOUs. The UFF-UF Bargaining Team is happy to announce that we recently finished negotiating the new Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) for 2021-2024. Pleas ... Continue Reading →
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