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UC-AFT Professional Development Fund Call for Applications 2020

2020 Call for Applications: Professional Development Fund (PDF) Grant for Lecturers and Other Represented Unit 18 Faculty at UC Berkeley

Professional Development Fund (PDF) 2020-2021 Grant Applications are now being accepted for teaching, research, and scholarship. Would you like to attend a conference in Boston, conduct research in Brazil, or fieldwork in China? And have it paid for by the University of California? Apply for a Professional Development Fund Grant and make it happen.

UC-AFT 1474 Candidate Statements Spring 2019 Executive Board Elections


Candidates for Co-Chair

Joanna Reed, Continuing Lecturer, Sociology

UC-AFT 1474 Spring 2018 Bylaws Amendment Vote

Statement Explaining Proposed Bylaws Changes
The Executive Board of our Local has proposed a few minor changes to our bylaws:

UC-AFT 1474 Resolution in Protest of the Inauguration of President Donald Trump

UC-AFT 1474 Resolution in Protest of the Inauguration of President Donald Trump

WHEREAS, the election of Donald Trump as President of the United States has sparked fear and anger in our community—especially among those most marginalized, including immigrants, Muslims, people of color, women, the disabled, and LGBTQ populations—and has reaffirmed the necessity for collective struggles to defend the rights of these communities

Teamsters Strike UC Jan 10: Your Rights and Responsibilities

Dear UC-AFT members,

Our sister UC union, Teamsters Local 2010, is holding two strikes this week. One strike is limited to UCLA, and the other is UC-wide. This e-mail provides information about both strikes, and your rights and responsibilities with respect to our contracts and the picket lines.

UC-AFT Response to BFA's Robert Reich Campaign

Dear UC-AFT 1474 Members,

Upcoming Events and October Monthly Membership Meeting Minutes

Dear Local 1474 Members,

We had a fantastic October membership meeting with 17 people in attendance! We want to bring your attention to four upcoming dates:

UCB Librarians Organize for a Fair Contract

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Great universities need great librarians. But the UC is not willing to offer librarians a fair contract:

Bylaws Amendment Passes with 94% Support!

Dear Lecturers and Librarians,

The bylaws amendments overwhelming passed with 94% of voters in support of the changes! We had even more participation in the bylaws vote than in our elections! We think that this has been an important step toward democratizing our Local and we look forward to working with all of you to collectively determine the direction of our Local over this coming year.