AFT Guild Spring 2022 Edition of Get Active! (04/22/2022)

Dear Colleagues, We are pleased to offer you the second Spring 2022 edition of Get Active for your reading pleasure here: https://aftguild.org/get-active. This edition features an “In Focus” column by AFT VP Geoff Johnson:  As COVID Appears on the Wane, a Healthcare Crisis for Part-time Faculty Remains and is Growing. In the News:             *The Moment is Ripe for Labor [...]

Union Member Survey on California’s Transition to Clean, Renewable Energy (04/20/2022)

From: SDICLC <sdiclc@unionyes.org> Subject: [SDICLC] Union Member Survey on California's Transition to Clean, Renewable Energy Dear Labor Family, Recently, at our April meeting of the Environmental Caucus of the San Diego & Imperial Counties Labor Council , we were joined by Adam Aron, Professor at UC San Diego and Megan Elbel, Graduate Student at UC San Diego, who presented [...]

CFT to Hold Inaugural Part-time Conference in Sacramento (04/12/2022)

Dear AFT Guild Members, On May 1st and 2nd, CFT will be holding its inaugural Part-time Conference in Sacramento! Under the theme “Organizing for Equity in Higher Education,” this CFT conference will bring together contingent faculty in the community colleges, the University of California, and at private universities to focus on workplace issues, legislative advocacy, and our campaign to secure healthcare [...]

Financial Literacy Speaker Series and Financial Opportunity Clinic (04/11/2022)

Dear AFT Guild Members, Please see the attached two fliers regarding the upcoming Financial Literacy Speaker Series and Financial Opportunity Clinic. This week’s seminar is "Investing Basics: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly." In Solidarity, Jim Jim Mahler, President AFT Guild, Local 1931 PDF - Full Schedule FLSS-AFT Brand SDFLC Online Opportunity Clinic 2022 [...]

“Class Struggle Unionism” Virtual Book Discussion (April/May 2022),Registration Link, Reviews (04/06/2022)

Dear AFT Guild Members, The AFT Guild Local 1931 Immigrant Student Support Committee invites you to join us for a series of discussions on the new book by labor historian Joe Burns called Class Struggle Unionism by Joe Burns. We will meet virtually on the following dates to hear an overview presentation followed by discussion of the book in three [...]

AFT Retiree Chapter – Walk at Sunset Cliffs at 9:00AM TOMORROW (03/29/2022)

AFT Retiree Chapter Liability Waiver Sunset Cliffs March 30, 2022 Dear AFT Guild Members, If you’re looking for a nice, scenic walk to participate in over spring break, please see the message below from our Retiree Chapter regarding a walk they are sponsoring tomorrow.  You must be an AFT Guild member and fully vaccinated with [...]

VEBA Alert: Order Your Second Set of Free COVID-19 Tests Now (03/14/2022)

Please see the message below from VEBA regarding ordering extra COVID-19 test kits. In Solidarity, Jim Jim Mahler, President AFT Guild, Local 1931 From: VEBA Communications <VEBACommunications@mcgregorinc.com> Subject: VEBA Alert: Order Your Second Set of Free COVID-19 Tests Now Date: March 9, 2022 at 3:58:06 PM PST VEBA Alert: Order Your Second Set of Free [...]