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Call for nominations for 2015-16 UFF-UCF council

The Nominating Committee sent out the following email to all dues-paying members on March 7th, 2015. Please contact Yan Fernandez ( by March 18th if you have a nomination or self-nomination.

We are soliciting nominations (including self-nominations) for the 2015-16 Council of our United Faculty of Florida-UCF chapter. The positions for which we welcome nominations are as follows:

• President
• Vice-President
• Secretary
• Treasurer
• Senator (15 positions)
• Alternate Senator (15 positions)
• Florida Education Association Delegate (7 positions)

The job description for each of these positions is available on our website. Note that you must be a dues-paying member of UFF to hold a council position. If you have further questions, let us know; current holders of positions will be happy to talk with you. Please consider becoming active in your faculty union if you are not already! Your voice and active participation in shared governance, contract negotiation and enforcement, and faculty community-building matter more than ever as we all work to provide the best possible education for our students.

Nominations and self-nominations must be received by the committee by 5 PM on Wednesday, March 18, 2015, the COB on the Wednesday after Spring Break. Emails should be directed to Yan Fernandez at; his address is in the ‘reply to’ field of this message.

In solidarity,
UFF-UCF Chapter Nominating Committee
Yan Fernandez, Physics
Beatriz Reyes-Foster, Anthropology