Member Thoughts

A Volunteer Union

From Jordan Sellers – Instructor, English. As an educator and a parent, I get it. You have no free time. Neither do I. So why am I pausing to write this amid lesson planning for tomorrow, returning student emails, and the myriad of other duties that need my attention? Because I care about you and […]

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COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 Community and Professional Resources

There are now over 35,000 confirmed cases of Corona Virus, also known as COVID-19, in the United States. As of March 20th Governor of Illinois J.B. Pritzker, has issued a shelter-in-place order effective until at least April 7th.  To avoid contracting or spreading the virus, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends that […]

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News and Events

Campus Labor Coalition Open Letter Calling for Action in Response to COVID-19

In the wake of the COVID-19 global pandemic, which has resulted in most of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign campus shutting down, some serious labor and community health concerns have arisen. The Campus Labor Coalition, which is comprised of representatives of the different labor unions on campus, has released the open letter below calling on the University Administration to address these concerns.

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NTFC Elections!

Just as it is important for us to #knowyourcontract, it is also important for us to know our constitution! And our constitution tells us that NTFC elections are just around the corner. In April, we will elect a new Executive Council and Stewards Council, the two bodies that govern our union. More details about each […]

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