General Membership Luncheon Meeting
May 5, 2004  -  12:30 to 2 pm  AR 136
Tentative Agenda

  1. Approval of minutes of April 7 meeting - draft minutes posted at:
  2. President's Report
  3. Membership Report
  4. Treasurer's Report
  5. Grievance Report
  6. Professional Staff Report
  7. Adjunct Faculty Report

Information Items -

  8. Sick Leave Deductions study committee being formed - Volunteers?
  9. AFT Scholarship study committee being formed - Volunteers ?
10. Phased Retirement Program proposal benefits to unit members - Volunteers ?
11. Retirees' Chapter - being formed by Brenda and Paul Cohen - First meeting: June 23, noon to 2 pm, AR 154
12. COPE Program importance in elections and influencing legislation
13. AFT Email List Serves - information will be distributed to full-time and part-time faculty
        via the "facultydiscussions-l" list and to adjunct faculty via the "afaft-l" list.
        Approximately 60 faculty have removed themselves from the "facultydiscussions-l"
        list and not many adjunct faculty have signed onto the "afaft-l" list.
        Go to  for information about these e-mail lists.

Old Business -

14. Tuition Remission Program talks to be restarted this summer - Volunteers ?
15. Professional Staff - Evaluations, performance-based promotions and "No-Limit" work isses
16. Curriculum Transformation
    a. Update on current negotiations / discussions
    b. Progress on implementation of curriculum transformation
    c. Approval of tentative agreement -
           1) time schedule
           2) voting on MOA
           3) other issues

New Business -

17.   Election of 5 delegates from Local 2364 to AFT National Convention -
           Washington, DC - July 13 to 18, 2004
        The President of Local 2364 is automatically a delegate per our  constitution             
        Delegates must be a member of the Local
        Nominations will be received from the floor and an election held at this meeting