AFT 1493 Updates

What’s new and of interest to AFT Local 1493 members

CSM Candlelight Vigil – November 23

Posted December 9, 2009

On Monday evening, November 23, CSM faculty, students and staff organized a candlelight vigil. CSM’s PR website explained that the goal of the event was “to show our support for one another and our solidarity with those working to combat the forces arrayed against public education in California. “The intention was also to make the […]

C.O.P.E. Constitution

Posted October 7, 2009

Submitted to and passed by the Executive Committee at the 2/9/94 meeting. Preamble: Whereas, the men and women who are elected officials and who make public policy respond to the needs of special interests and voters who help them get elected; And, whereas the state legislature has the power to enact collective bargaining laws, to […]

Executive Committee

Posted August 22, 2009

AFT 1493’s Executive Committee (EC) is our local union’s leadership body.  General Membership meetings take place monthly, usually on the second Wednesday, and are open to all AFT 1493 members.

In memoriam

Posted January 19, 2010

The following SMCCCD faculty members have had obituaries published in The Advocate. Edgar M. Andrews (d. 2007) Herman Bates (d. 2010) Stuart Cooke (d. 2005) Bob Curtis (d. 2020) Kathleen de Azevedo Feinblum (d. 2020) George Goth (d. 2009) Joe McDonough (d. 2010) Cal Robinson (d. 2014) Joyce Unger (d. 2009) Pamela Ward-Smith (d. 2008) Irv […]

Faculty Issues

Posted August 22, 2009

Social / Racial Justice Workplace Issues Disability Issues and Accommodations Evaluation Procedures Faculty Surveys Online Instruction Pedagogical Issues Retirees 75%-25% Full-Time/Part-Time Ratio In Memoriam