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|United Professors of
counselors, librarians and other non-administrative certificated
employees at the
Marin. for more than 30 years. Unit members include both full
time and part time employees who serve students at the Kentfield and
Indian Valley Campuses in Marin County, California.|
Executive Council Election Concluded The results of your voting for the UPM Executive Council members are in.
Congratulations to Bonnie Borenstein,
Nadia Sanko, John
Laurie Ordin, and Deborah
Information for Part TImers:
Unemployment Benefits If
you are a part-time community college instructor, you are entitled to
receive unemployment benefits between semesters and during the summer
break when you are not teaching.|
Details on how to apply for this benefit can be found in here:
Retirement Plan (SERP) At
their December 12th meeting the Board of Trustees approved the Employee
Retirement Plan (SERP) for twenty retiring faculty. Twelve faculty
have chosen the to retire on or before December 31, 2012, and the
remaining eight have chosen to retire on or before June 30, 2013 retirement date. Members who are 55
years of age or older and who have at least ten years of service with
the district by either of the two effective dates (January 1, 2013 or
July 1, 2013) were eligible.
Thirty-seven Retired Faculty Attend Luncheon
Thirty-seven of our former
received invitations from College President
Coon to attend a luncheon in their honor the week of December 3rd.
Several taught at the college in the 1950s and at least one recently
celebrated his 96th birthday.
Michael Brailoff, Howell Breece, Ted Bright, Gerald Burroni, Judy
Coombes, James Dunn, John Claire Eschelbach, Edward Essick, Robert
Essig, Robert Flynn, Elwanda Gammill, Elizabeth Goerke, Sandra Handsher,
James Hobart, Donald Holmlund, Louis Hunt, Robert Justice, Peter
Kassebaum, Walter Kassoway, Deborah Loft, Joyce Marks, Norman Masonson,
Marie McCarthy, James McGowan, Jose Mendez, Scott Merrick, Glen Miller,
Paul Miller, Victor Minasian, Ruth Nash, Robert Petersen, Murray
Peterson, Russell Ridge, Ed Schoon, Loretta Stoddard, Victoria Vieira,
and Leonard Weiss.
In addition to their many years of service to Students and the
College Community many of these faculty played important roles in
establishing and helping the United Professors of Marin union grow. We
give thanks to their efforts as we enjoy many of the benefits their hard
perseverance won for us over the years.
IN DEFENSE OF EDUCATION
The United Professors of Marin join faculty, students and staff at all California Community Colleges, at the California State University (CSU) and the University of California (UC)
to defend excellence in and access to higher education across California and on our campus
"... I think if I was a coal miner, I'd
want a union representing me to make sure that I was safe and you would not
have some of the tragedies that we've been seeing in the coal industry. If I
was a teacher, I'd want a union to make sure that the teachers' perspective
was represented as we think about shaping an education system for our
Barack Obama -
August 2010 AFL-CIO's Executive Council meeting
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