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PAC Committee Meeting

Sunday - August 31st, 2014
FFECC The PAC committee met on 8/26/14 and these are the recommendations from the meeting.

Governor: no endorsement
Lt. Governor: Kathy Hochul
Comptroller: Tom DaNapoli
Attorney General: Eric Schneiderman
   
NY Assembly: 140 - Robin Schimminger
  141 - review after primary
  142 - Michael Kearns
  143 - review after primary
  144 - no endorsement
  145 - John Ceretto
  146 - Raymond Walter
147 - no endorsement
  148 - Sean Ryan
   
NY Senate: 59 – Patrick Gallivan
  60 - Marc Panepinto
  61 - no endorsement
  62 - no endorsement
  63 - Tim Kennedy


FFECC Family Hay Ride

Tuesday - July 28nd, 2014
NYSUT We would like to invite you and your family to the FFECC Family Hay Ride on Friday, October 3rd, 2014 (4-8pm) at Kelkenberg Farm in Clarence, NY.

An event flyer is attached. If you are interested, please email or call 716-270-2938 for tickets so we will have an accurate headcount. The price is $5 for individuals and $10 for a family (4 pack).

There will be seasonal refreshments, hayrides, pumpkin picking and a bonfire. We plan to have donuts/cider prepared by the farm, sandwiches/side salads, and candy for the kids.


The FFECC invites you to these Shea’s events:

Tuesday - July 22nd, 2014
NYSUT The FFECC invites you to these Shea’s events:

Motown the Musical - Tuesday, 1/20/15 (with pre-show dinner party)

Kinky Boots – Thursday, 4/23/15


Please contact the FFECC office to reserve tickets at ffeccoffice@ecc.edu or 270-2938.

Save the date


New image galleries added

Tuesday - July 1st, 2014
FFECC Follow the link to view photos from this year’s Retirement party at Curly’s.

Discounted Darien Lake tickets

Tuesday - July 1st, 2014
NYSUT NYSUT is offering discounted tickets to Darien Lake for
$20.99 (plus tax) for the week of July 11-18, 2014.
Please use the link below to access the order form to
purchase tickets via mail or email depending upon your
payment method directly from Darien Lake.
All orders must be received by July 8, 2014.

order form


FFECC Retirement/Awards Dinner - May 17, 2014

Thursday - April 24th, 2014
FFECC Please join us for a special evening to celebrate the contributions of our friends and colleagues.

Saturday, May 17, 2014
6:30-10:30pm
Curly’s Grill and Banquet Center
647-655 Ridge Road
Lackawanna, NY 14128


Tri-Campus Social

Wednesday - March 28th, 2014
FFECC Tri-Campus Social

When: Friday, April 25th
Time: 3:30-7pm
Where: Pearl Street Grill & Brewery, Pearl Street, Buffalo

All members are invited to join us.
Appetizers will be provided/cash bar.
We hope to see you there.


General Membership Meeting

Wednesday - March 28th, 2014
FFECC General Membership Meeting

When: Wednesday, April 30th
Time: 4-6pm
Where: UAW Region 9, 35 George Karl Blvd # 100, Buffalo, NY 14221

The agenda will include the President’s Report, Negotiations Update, and a Questions and Answers period.

South Campus member forum

Wednesday - March 28th, 2014
FFECC The FFECC will host a member forum at South campus on 4/2/14, (from 3pm – 5pm) in the Faculty dining room.

Bring your questions, concerns and colleagues.

This is your time to ask questions of Union leadership.

Vote Cope Campaign

Wednesday - March 5th, 2014
VoteCope Vote-Cope is a powerful committee that gives us, the FFECC, greater influence in places where the debate frames our future in public higher education. Your voluntary contribution to Vote-Cope gives us access to lobbyists to work on our specific needs. That ability to advocate for legislation and necessary funding will be crucial to not only our members but also the students we serve.

Tri-Campus Social

Monday - February 24th, 2014
Social When: Friday, February 28th 2014
Time: 3:00 - 6:00 pm
Where: Duff’s Famous Wings - 550 Dick Rd in Depew
click to view map

All members are invited to join us.
Appetizers will be provided/cash bar.
We hope to see you there.


New image galleries added

Wednesday - January 8th, 2014
FFECC Follow the link to see new images from the FFECC Seasonal Celebration and North Social.

FFECC Seasonal Celebration

Thursday - November 21st, 2013
FFECC When: Friday, December 13th 2013
Time: 4:00 - 7:00 pm
Where: Paring’s Wine Bar, 5893 Main Street Williamsville

Appetizers will be provided

The FFECC will be collecting non-perishable food items at the event to help the needy in our community.
A drink will be provid- ed to those members who donate to this worthy cause.

RSVP by 11/22/13:
Phone: 270-2938
Email:ffeccoffice@ecc.edu

North Campus Social and Forum

Thursday - October 24th, 2013
FFECC Be sure to check the calendar for details on the upcoming North campus social 11/12 (Santora’s Pizza Pub and Grill, Williamsville) and North campus forum 12/3 in K100.

New image galleries added

Thursday - October 24th, 2013
FFECC Follow the link to see new images from the FFECC Family Hayride, South Social and City Social.

Shea's event - Wicked

Thursday - October 24th, 2013
FFECC Join your fellow FFECC members for an evening at Shea’s this winter
Thursday, January 23rd, 2014
Pre-show party 5:30-7:30; show at 7:30
$75 per person
Contact Sara at ffeccoffice@ecc.edu or 270-2938

Federation Force

Thursday - October 24th, 2013
FFECC Check out the latest edition of the Federation Force

South Campus Forum and Social

Monday - October 3rd, 2013
FFECC Check the calendar for details on the upcoming South campus forum 10/9 (Faculty dining room) and South campus social 10/11 (TGI Friday’s – McKinley Pkwy).

City campus Forum and Social

Tuesday - September 17th, 2013
FFECC Check the calendar for details on the upcoming City campus forum (Room 504)
and City campus social (Pearl Street).

FFECC Family Hayride

Tuesday - September 10th, 2013
FFECC FFECC Family Hayride - Friday, 10/4/13 (4-7pm)
Please join other FFECC members with your family for an evening of fall fun & activities
including a hayride, pumpkin picking, seasonal refreshments and a bonfire at
Kelkenberg Farm, 9270 Wolcott Rd, Clarence Center, NY 14032

Please contact Sara at 270-2938 or ffeccoffice@ecc.edu for more information.

More information

FFECC Opening Day 2013 and Summer Sail 2013

Tuesday - September 10th, 2013
FFECC Please check out the image galleries for Opening Day 2013 and the “Spirit of Buffalo” summer sail.
Thanks!

FFECC Survey on College Climate and Direction SUMMARY

Monday - August 19th, 2013
FFECC Thank you so much for your participation in this survey.
Please use the link below to review the results.

View the details


AFT – Federal Legislative Update

Monday - June 24th, 2013
FFECC Higher ED PPC 2013 presentation

FFECC participates in NYSUT One Voice United Rally

Tuesday - June 18th, 2013
FFECC We had a wonderful time at the NYSUT rally. Please check out photos from the rally, Saratoga winery visit and bus ride.

FFECC members honored at 2013 WNY Leadership Awards

Tuesday - June 18th, 2013
FFECC Verlaine Quinniey received the Higher Education Award.
Diane Zych received the Local Leadership Award.

FFECC Annual Membership Meeting

Wednesday - June 5th, 2013
membership Updated: link to General membership 2013 presentation slides

The annual membership meeting of the Faculty Federation of Erie Community College will be held Wednesday, April 24, 3:30 p.m. in the Spring Student Center and North Campus.

The agenda will include the President’s Report, Negotiations Update, and a Questions and Answers period.

Check the calendar tab for more information.

Vote COPE

Friday - June 5th, 2013
FFECC Andrew Sako attended the NYSUT ED39 Meeting on 5/31/13 and accepted a VOTE COPE award recognizing the FFECC.

Retirement/Awards Dinner & Celebration

Friday - May 3rd, 2013
FFECC Please join us for a special evening to celebrate the contributions of our friends and colleagues.

View the details


FFECC Survey on College Climate and Direction

Tuesday - April 23rd, 2013
FFECC The FFECC has launched a member survey on College Climate and Direction.

Please use the link below or on the left side of the page.

Survey

Call for nominations

Monday - March 11th, 2013
FFECC The FFECC Elections committee is seeking nominations for the following positions:
  • 7 representatives to the College Reappointments committee
  • 1 delegate, one alternate at large for the FCCC
  • 7 representatives for the College Leaves committee
Follow the link for more information.

Western New York kicks off the 'Tell It Like It Is' tour with strong turnout

Wednesday - January 17th, 2013
FFECC Check out the recap of the NYSUT Town Hall Meeting held at UB's Center for the Arts.

NYSUT at UB

TIAA-CREF Consultant on Campus

Wednesday - January 17th, 2013
FFECC Richard Brewer, Financial Consultant with TIAA CREF will be on campus to meet for one-on-on counseling sessions for the following dates.

  • Wednesday, January 23, 2013 – ECC South Campus, room 1113 (11 am to 4 pm)
  • Thursday, February 21, 2013 – ECC City Campus, room 172 (9 am to 4 pm)
  • Tuesday, March 5, 2013 – ECC North Campus, room G106 (9 am to 2 pm)
  • Thursday, April 4, 2013 – ECC South Campus, room 1113 (9 am to 4 pm)
  • Tuesday, May 7, 2013 – ECC City Campus, room 172 (11 am to 4 pm)
  • Wednesday, June 19, 2013 – ECC North Campus, room G106 (9 am to 4pm)

To schedule your own individual meeting, please contact Sarita Barnes today at (716) 862 – 5900.

October Executive Council minutes posted

Monday - December 3rd, 2012
FFECC The October executive council meeting minutes are posted in the documents section. Follow the link below.

October 2012 minutes


FFECC Holiday Party

Saturday - November 27th, 2012
FFECC Celebrate the season, Friday - December 7, 2012

Location: Parings Wine Bar
5893 Main Street
Williamsville, NY

Appetizers will be provided
FFECC will be collecting non-perishable food items at
the event to help the needy in our community. A drink
will be provided to those members who donate to this worthy cause.

Time: 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm at

Parings Wine Bar

RSVP to Denise Campanaro 270-2938 by November 30, 2012

North Campus Social

Saturday - October 27th, 2012
FFECC All Full and Part time FFECC members are invited to the North Campus Social, Wednesday, November 14th
3:00 - 6:00 P.M. at

Loughran's

R.S.V.P. to DIANE ZYCH by Nov. 12 zych@ecc.edu

Buffum House Day of Caring

Monday - October 15th, 2012
FFECC We would like 10-20 volunteers from the FFFECC to participate; this activity is part of our Local Action Project (LAP). You need not be a skilled construction worker for this restoration project. We will be doing a wide variety of services such as repairing flooring, dry walling, painting, yard clean up and removal of debris.

Please consider volunteering some of your time on either day—the supplies and tools will be on site from 9:00 am until 1:00 pm.

Join us for an hour or all four hours, lunch will be provided. Please consider helping restore one of the oldest houses in South Buffalo.

Please contact Denise Campanaro at 270-2938 if you are interested so we can get a headcount and plan accordingly.

Thank you.


South Campus Forum and Social

Monday - October 15th, 2012
FFECC Check the calendar for details on the upcoming South Campus Forum and South Campus Social at Jack Devines

FFECC Calendar


Adjunct Faculty Handbook updated

Sunday - October 14th, 2012
FFECC The Adjunct Faculty handboook has been updated. Follow the link below to see the changes.

Click here for the document.


New image galleries added

Saturday - October 13th, 2012
FFECC Follow the link to see new image galleries from Billy Elliott, Opening Day 2012, and more.

Image galleries


FFECC Fall Social

Thursday - August 30th, 2012
FFECC FFECC Fall Social at Shea’s Performing Arts Center

BILLY ELLIOT


TIAA CREF update

Tuesday - August 21st, 2012
FFECC FREE FINANACIAL PLANNING FOR OUR MEMEBERS WITH TIAA CREF

Richard L. Brewer, Jr. from TIAA CREF will meet with any FFECC member interested in setting up a 403B or anyone that has an account, for a one-on-one counseling session (Full time or Part time).

The appointments will start at 9:00 AM and end at 4:00 PM.

Please contact Sarita Barnes, Administrative Assistant, and she will schedule the appointments. 716-862-5900

  • Thursday, August 30th—North Campus—room G106
  • Thursday, Sept. 27th – City Campus—room 172
  • Tuesday, October 9th – North Campus—room G106 (10:00 am start time)
  • Thursday, October 18th – South Campus—room 1113
  • Wednesday, November 7th – City Campus—room 172

FFECC Family Picnic

Friday - July 27th, 2012
FFECC Save the date, Friday, September 14, 2012

FFECC FAMILY PICNIC
At the Creekside Banquet and Picnic Grove
2669 Union Road in Cheektowaga
Pop, Beer, Burgers, Hotdogs, Italian Sausage, Salads & Desserts
4:00-8:00 pm
Games/Contests/Prizes! Bring your family and friends Cost $10.00 per person
(Children under 12 -FREE)

Tickets can be purchased at Opening Day- 8/31/12 or from your campus Vice Presidents:


NYSUT Local Action Planning Accomplishments

Friday - July 15th, 2012
FFECC Please see the link below for a summary of the LAP committee's accomplishments for 2012.

Click here for the document.


Contract Negotiations Update

Friday - June 15th, 2012
FFECC Negotiations are progressing; we have agreed to 4 items within the last 3 meetings. The discussion on health care with the County and how it relates to our wages was the topic of discussion at the last meeting.

I am cautiously optimistic that we can move forward due to some of the options that were laid out by the County and the College within our discussions.

Provided by President Andy Sako


Attention LMHF members

Tuesday - May 29th, 2012
FFECC Effective July 1st, 2012 your prescription claims will now be processed by Pharmacy Benefit Dimensions, an Independent Health Company.

Click here for more information


General Membership Powerpoint

Tuesday - May 29th, 2012
FFECC The new General membership powerpoint presentation is available to view here

General Membership Powerpoint Presentation