2019 Bargaining Meeting #3

Our third bargaining meeting with the college was Friday, March 15.  LCCEF kicked off the meeting by submitting a formal proposal in response to the proposal submitted by the college the week before (see below). Synopsis of our proposal: 2.8%  cost of living salary schedule adjustment (to match CPI) Full steps for step eligible Additional Read More

Professional Development Survey

Please take a few minutes to fill out a short, voluntary professional development survey about your experiences in the current academic year at Lane. The intent is to gather information about employees’ engagement in professional development as part of a review of the college’s work in creating and sustaining a quality educational environment. The survey Read More

3/11/2019 Weekly Communications Update

  Food Services & Titan Store Outsourcing Fellow members, this week on Thursday, March 14, 2019 the Board of Education will be asked to vote on the college’s recommendation to outsource Food Services and the Titan Bookstore.  LCCEF does not support either of these recommendations. In the case of the Titan Bookstore we are deeply Read More

Show some love for our PSRPs

The U.S. House of Representatives just overwhelmingly passed a bill to honor paraprofessionals and school-related personnel!   In fact, our own AFT members came to Washington, D.C., to lobby members of Congress to support the Recognizing Achievement in Classified School Employees Act.   Now, it’s time for the Senate to act and pass its version Read More

3/4/2019 Weekly Communications Update

  Snow Snow Snow!! Wow! Our winter weather has been hitting us hard. We hope everyone is safe and warm.   You can find college closure pay information at: https://www.lanecc.edu/copps/documents/pay-school-closure   Early Separation Incentive The deadline to accept this Early Separation Incentive has been extended because of college closure last week.  It is in 4 Read More

Member Organizing Institute – Round 3

I’m pleased to announce that our local will be participating in AFT-Oregon’s Member Organizer Institute, a training and development opportunity for emerging leaders who are ready to take their union organizing skills to the next level and build our local for the future. MOI is a 3 month intensive paid training program that teaches organizing Read More