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clicktoAFA Newsltr Negotiations Update 2014; Election 2014; AFA Genl Mbrshp Mtg; FACCCTS Journal
Oct 21, 2014           - Negotiations Update Fall 2014
clicktoAFA Newsltr Retirement Options for Contract Faculty; Hourly Assignments; AMBP; Adjunct Q&As; Direct Deposit
Sep 16, 2014           - Early Retirement Option (ERO) - application deadilne 10/01/14; Pre-Retirement Reduction Wkld
Sep 16, 2014           - Hourly Assignments: Article 16 Primer for Faculty & Departments
Sep 16, 2014           - Adjunct Faculty Q&A from Sp'14 PDA
Sep 16, 2014           - Spring 2015 Hourly Assignments
Sep 16, 2014           - Faculty Paycheck Direct Deposit
   
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clicktoAFA Newsltr Adjunct Faculty Unemployment Benefits; Equalized Paychecks, FACCC Mbrship; PT Retirement Wkshp
May 13, 2014          - Adjunct Faculty: You May be Eligible for Unemployment Benefits
May 13, 2014            - FACCC Unemployment Benefits Filing Advice
May 13, 2014            - UI Benefits & IRC 125 Plan
May 13, 2014              - UI Benefits & Pensions
May 13, 2014           - Why might an EDD Claim be Denied?
clicktoAFA Newsltr Negotiations Update Spring 2014, Part 2; Genl Mtg; Appreciation Goes to...; AFA Mission Stmt; Resolutions
May 7, 2014           - Negotiations Update Spring 2014, part 2:  Good News from Sacramento, Salary-Benefits-"Rank 10"
clicktoAFA Newsltr Negotiations Update Spring 2014; Online Evals; No Flex for Commencement '14; Sp'14 Election Results
Mar 4, 2014           - Negotiations Update Spring 2014:  Advocacy, Salary-Benefits-"Rank 10," Compressed Calendar
Mar 4, 2014           - Evaluations of Online Courses: Student Contact Observation
clicktoAFA Newsltr Hourly Assignmnts; Adjunct Faculty Q&A; Sp'14 Elections; ACA Workshop; AMBP; AFA Hiring Resolution
Feb 25, 2014           - Hourly Assignments: Article 16 Primer for Faculty & Departments
Feb 25, 2014           - Adjunct Faculty Q&A from Sp'14 PDA
Feb 25, 2014           - Fall 2014 Hourly Assignments
Feb 25, 2014           - Faculty Paycheck Direct Deposit
clicktoAFA Newsltr Adjunct Faculty Unemployment Benefits; Latest News
Dec 10, 2013          - Adjunct Faculty: You May be Eligible for Unemployment Benefits
Dec 10, 2013            - FACCC Unemployment Benefits Filing Advice
Dec 10, 2013            - UI Benefits & IRC 125 Plan
Dec 10, 2013              - UI Benefits & Pensions
Dec 10, 2013           - Why might an EDD Claim be Denied?
clicktoAFA Newsltr Negotiations Update 2013-14; New MOUs; Adjunct Faculty Q&A; Latest Events & News
Nov 5, 2013           - Negotiations Update 2013-14
Nov 5, 2013           - Adjunct Faculty Q&A from Fa'13 PDA
clicktoAFA Newsltr Welcome Back; ERO/AMBP deadlines; Hourly Assignmnts; ACCJC; Direct Dep; Concil/Griev Ofcr; Council
Sep 24, 2013           - Welcome Back message from AFA Pesident Julie Thompson
Sep 24, 2013           - Early Retirement Option (ERO) - application deadilne 10/01/13; Pre-Retirement Reduction Wkld
Sep 24, 2013           - Hourly Assignments: Article 16 Primer for Faculty & Departments
Sep 24, 2013           - Spring 2014 Hourly Assignments
Sep 24, 2013           - Faculty Paycheck Direct Deposit
   
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clicktoAFA Newsltr Adjunct Faculty Unemployment Benefits; Latest News
May 14, 2013          - Adjunct Faculty: You May be Eligible for Unemployment Benefits
May 14, 2013          - FACCC Unemployment Benefits Filing Advice
May 14, 2013          - UI Benefits & IRC 125 Plan
May 14, 2013          - UI Benefits & Pensions
May 14, 2013          - Why might an EDD Claim be Denied?
clicktoAFA Newsltr Hourly Assignments; CalSTRS Proposed Rate Increase & Pension Reform
Apr 2, 2013      - Hourly Assignments: Article 16 Primer for Faculty & Departments
Apr 2, 2013      - Fall 2013 Hourly Assignments
Apr 2, 2013      - CalSTRS Proposed Rate Increase & Pension Reform
Apr 2, 2013       - Flex Credit for Adjunct Evaluations
Apr 2, 2013      - Syllabus Requirements & Your Evaluation
Apr 2, 2013      - Executive Council Spring Election: New & Outgoing Councilors
clicktoAFA Newsltr Adjunct Faculty Unemployment Benefits; Latest News
Dec 11, 2012          - Adjunct Faculty: You May be Eligible for Unemployment Benefits
Dec 11, 2012          - FACCC Unemployment Benefits Filing Advice
Dec 11, 2012          - UI Benefits & IRC 125 Plan
Dec 11, 2012          - UI Benefits & Pensions
Dec 11, 2012          - Why might an EDD Claim be Denied?
clicktoAFA Newsltr Post-Prop30 Budget; AFA Looking for New Leaders; AFA Gen'l Mtg Dec 12; Pension Reform Impacts on CalSTRS
Dec 4, 2012           - Post-Prop 30 Budget Landscape
clicktoAFA Newsltr Prop30 & SRJC; AFA Goals & Progress; AFA or Senate?; CalSTRS Air Time; IRC 125 Deadlines; latest news
Nov 20, 2012           - Prop 30: What Does it Mean for SRJC?
Nov 20, 2012               - AFA Goals & Progress Recap
Nov 20, 2012               - Who Ya Gonna Call?  AFA or Academic Senate?
Nov 20, 2012               - Article 14 MOU Evaluations Pilot
clicktoAFA Newsltr Chesbro Visits; Adj Retirement; CalSTRS Blog; Compressed Cal; Pension Reform; afa-srjc.org; Contract online
Oct 23, 2012           - Assemblymember Wes Chesbro Visits
Oct 23, 2012           - Adjunct Faculty Retirement Options
Oct 23, 2012           - Moving from Cash Balance to Defined Benefits
Oct 23, 2012           - Compressed Calendar Study Moves on to Negotiations
Oct 23, 2012           - AFA Launches New Website for Advocacy
clicktoAFA Newsltr STRS/PERS Concurrent Retirement; Fundamentals of Negotiations; Props 30/32/38; Art.14 MOU; Pension Reform
Oct 2, 2012           - Reciprocity: If you're vested in STRS, you're vested in PERS
Oct 2, 2012            - Fundamentals of AFA/District Negotiations
clicktoAFA Newsltr Welcome Back; Retiremnt; Hourly Assignmnts; ERO/AMBP deadlines; Pension Reform; Concil/Griev Ofcr; Council
Sep 18, 2012           - Welcome Back message from AFA Pesident Julie Thompson
Sep 18, 2012            - Early Retirement Option (ERO) - application deadilne 10/01/12; Pre-Retirement Reduction Wkld
Sep 18, 2012            - Hourly Assignments: Article 16 Primer for Faculty & Departments
Sep 18, 2012            - Spring 2013 Hourly Assignments
   
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clicktoAFA Newsltr Adjunct Faculty Unemployment Benefits; Latest News
May 17, 2012           - Adjunct Faculty: You May be Eligible for Unemployment Benefits
May 17, 2012            - FACCC Unemployment Benefits Filing Advice
May 17, 2012            - IRC 125 Plan and UI Benefits
clicktoAFA Newsltr Hourly Assignments Primer; Commencement & Flex for Adjuncts; Latest News
Mar 15, 2012           - Hourly Assignments: Article 16 Primer for Faculty & Departments
Mar 15, 2012           - Fall 2012 Hourly Assignments
Mar 15, 2012           - Adjunct Medical Benefits Program (AMBP) enroll/re-enroll by 3/31/12
Mar 15, 2012           - Direct Deposit for All Faculty
clicktoAFA Newsltr Adjunct Faculty Unemployment Benefits; Latest News
Dec 13, 2011           - Adjunct Faculty: You May be Eligible for Unemployment Benefits
Dec 13, 2011            - FACCC Unemployment Benefits Filing Advice
clicktoAFA Newsltr FACCC Contract Membership; Newly Elected Adjunct Faculty AFA Councilors; Latest News
Nov 15, 2011           - Step 4 Advanced Placement for Adjunct Faculty
Nov 15, 2011           - Article 14 Pilot:  Evaluations
Nov 15, 2011           - Not in Article 17?  Just say no!
clicktoAFA Newsltr Hourly Assignments Primer; Retirement Options; Latest News
Sep 20, 2011           - Hourly Assignments: Article 16 Primer for Faculty & Departments
Sep 20, 2011           - Spring 2012 Hourly Assignments
Sep 20, 2011           - Early Retirement Option (ERO) - application deadilne 10/03/11; Pre-Retirement Reduction Wkld
Sep 20, 2011           - Advocacy: FACCC, CCCI, Educational Forum with Assemblymember Michael Allen 9/29/11
Sep 20, 2011            - Adjuncts: Run for a Vacant Seat on the Executive Council - deadline 9/23/11
Sep 20, 2011            - AMBP (Adjunct Medical Benefits Plan) - application deadline 9/30/11
Sep 20, 2011            - Your Executive Council - contact information
   
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clicktoAFA Newsltr Adjunct Faculty Unemployment Benefits; Latest News
May 18, 2011           - Adjunct Faculty: You May be Eligible for Unemployment Benefits
May 18, 2011            - FACCC Unemployment Benefits Filing Advice
clicktoAFA Newsltr Hourly Assignments Crib Sheet; Compressed Calendar; Strong Applicants at Home; Latest News
Mar 1, 2011            - Hourly Assignments: Article 16 Crib Sheet for Faculty & Departments
Mar 1, 2011            - Compressed Calendar Project: an Update
Mar 1, 2011            - Strong Applicants Here at Home; AFA Resolution for Hiring SRJC Adjunct Faculty in Contract Positions
Mar 1, 2011            - Hourly Assignments & Your SRJC Email Account
Mar 1, 2011            - AFA Sponsors Workshops for Adjuncts Applying for Tenure-Track Positions
Mar 1, 2011            - AFA Executive Council Formalizes Adjunct Cabinet Position
Mar 1, 2011            - Advocating for CCC Faculty & Students in Sacto - FACCC Advocacy & Policy Conference
Mar 1, 2011            - Two New MOUs for 2010-11 - Reassigned time for Dept Chairs & Coordinators; Comp Cal moves to Nego Table
clicktoAFA Newsltr Adjunct Faculty Unemployment Benefits; Latest News
Dec 7, 2010            - Adjunct Faculty: You May be Eligible for Unemployment Benefits (532 KB)
Dec 7, 2010            - FACCC Unemployment Benefits Filing Advice (384 KB)
Dec 7, 2010            - 2010-11 AFA Executive Council Contact Information (228 KB)
clicktoAFA Newsltr Mixed News for SRJC Faculty; Parking in Santa Rosa "B" Lot; Latest News
Nov 18, 2010            - Mixed News for SRJC Faculty in Chancellor's Latest Salary Report (300 KB)
Nov 18, 2010            - Compressed Calendar Task Force:  An Update (428 KB)
Nov 18, 2010            - AFA Provides Input into the Hiring Process for SRJC's Next President (256 KB)
Nov 18, 2010            - AFA Council Unanimously Adopts Twentieth Anniversary Resolution of Independence (300 KB)
clicktoAFA Newsltr AFA-Twenty Years of Independence; State Assembly Bill follows SRJC's lead; Time-Sensitive Announcements
Sep 23, 2010            - AFA-Twenty Years of Independence; “Independent Unions Cooperate” by CCCI President Rich Hansen (300 KB)
Sep 23, 2010            - 9.30.10 Enrollment Deadline for Adjunct Medical Benefits Program (AMBP) (192 KB)
Sep 23, 2010            - Hourly Assignments and Lean Budgets; Find Departmental Hourly Assignment Procedures On-Line (340 KB)
Sep 23, 2010            - Early Retirement Option (ERO) App. Due 10.1.10; Pre-Retirement Reduction Wkld; STRS Workshops (344 KB)
   
09⁄10  
May 11, 2010       - Adjunct Faculty - Unemployment Benefits Issue; One year Free FACCC Membership; AFA Council Contacts (560 KB)
Feb 18, 2010      - Your Hourly Assignment Rights; Chasing 20,436 FTES; Hourly Assign Proc Online; AMBP Deadline; "Bumping"  (328 KB)
Jan 20, 2010      - Make a Difference - Run for a Seat on the AFA Council!  (264 KB)
Dec 8, 2009       - Adjunct Faculty - Unemployment Benefits Issue; One year Free FACCC Membership; AFA Council Contacts (572 KB)
Sep 29, 2009       Newsletter Edition:  Going Green!; AFA/Senate Q&A; Your Paycheck; Direct Deposit; Calendar Deadlines;
     AFA Council Contact Info; Step 3 Salary Advancement for Adjunct (1004 KB)
Sep 11, 2009       - It's Okay...Take the Step Towards Retirement; CalSTRS Retirement Wkshps; CalSTRS Longevity Bonus (276 KB)
Sep 11, 2009       - Know Your Rights-Article 16:Hourly Assignments; Hourly Assign Proc Online; Adj Med Bene Prog Applications (320 KB)
Aug 28, 2009       - SRJC and the Budget Crisis; Faculty Feeling the Pain: Negotiations Continue; What is an MOU?;
   Statewide Average Salary Comparison Table (452 KB)
   
08⁄09  
May 13, 2009       - Attn: Adjunct Faculty - You may be eligible for Unemployment Benefits (300 KB)
May 7, 2009       - Status Rpt: 08-09 Negotiations ; Just Do Your Job - No More, No Less!; General Mtg Notice 5/13/09 (292 KB)
Apr 9, 2009       - SPECIAL SURVEY EDITION: SRJC at a Crossroads:Budget Woes; Background Info about Faculty Benefits (312 KB)
Apr 1, 2009       - AFA Council Elect Results ; Our Appreciation Goes to...; Council Vacancy; 2009-10 Council Ofcrs;R U a Member?(268 KB)
Feb 17, 2009       - MOU Article 29: Substitutes & Faculty Absences FAQ's; What is an MOU? (300 KB)
Feb 2, 2009       - Article 16 Hourly Assign - Adj & Overload; 67% Load MOU; Sp09 Cancellations MOU; Hrly Assign Proc Online (276 KB)
Jan 20, 2009       - Make A Difference - Run for a Seat on the AFA Council! (372 KB)
Dec 16, 2008       - Spring 2009 Hourly Assignment Cancellations and Like-Load Protection; Adjunct Unemployment Benes (344 KB)
Dec 11, 2008       - Attn: Adjunct Faculty - You may be eligible for Unemployment Benefits (280 KB)
Nov 20, 2008 - Request a Substitute; Adjunct Flex Deadline; New 403(b) Plan; IRC 125 Plan Open Enrollment (300 KB)
Oct 28 , 2008       - SLO's and Evaluations; Adjunct ACSTT/AFDAF Funds Restricted; AFA Council Mbr Thank You's & Welcome's (272 KB)
Sep 29 , 2008       - Understanding Your Paycheck; Direct Deposit (324 KB)
Sep 18 , 2008       - Welcome Back; 08-09 Negotiations; Sunshine Lst; Enrollmnt Efficiency; Council Vacancies; Med Bene Deadline (348 KB)
Sep 16 , 2008       - Planning for Your Retirement:Two Negogiated Options; CalSTRS Retirement Wkshps; CalSTRS Longevity Bonus (276 KB)
Aug 28 , 2008       - Art 16: Hourly Assignments-Adj & Overload; Outlook E-mail; Department Hourly Assignment Procedures Online (288 KB)
Aug 25 , 2008       - AFA Calendar 2008-2009 (304 KB)
   
07⁄08  
May 12 , 2008       - Tentative Agreement Reached! Notice of 5/14/08 General Mtg - All Faculty Welcome (152 KB)
May 8 , 2008       - Attn: Adjunct Faculty - You may be eligible for Unemployment Benefits (264 KB)
Apr. 2 , 2008       - Technology Training Funds; District Activity Funds; PDA/Flex Deadline; Benefit Audit; Retirement Workshop (216 KB)
Mar. 4 , 2008       - Challenging Times; Distrct-Wide Bdget Forum; Negotiations Survey Results; AFA Constitutional Revision Appvd (216 KB)
Feb. 19 , 2008       - Specl Edition for Adjunct Faculty - Compensation, Assign & Eval, Benefits, College Svc, Prof Dev, Wrking Cond (248 KB)
Feb. 12 , 2008       - Negotiations Update: Faculty Benefits (340 KB)
Feb. 5 , 2008       - Know Your Rights: Art 16 Hourly Assgnmts - Adj & Overload; Email accts; Sp08 Deadlines; Business Auto Exp (276 KB)
Jan. 23, 2008       - Work for the Rights of All Faculty--Run for a Seat on the AFA Council (280 KB)
Dec. 10, 2007       - Attn: Adjunct Faculty - You may be eligible for Unemployment Benefits (264 KB)
Dec. 6, 2007       - Prop 92 Forum; IRC 125 Plan Open Enrollment; AFA Audit & FSSF Notice; AFDAF Apps (248 KB)
Oct. 18, 2007       - District Activity Funds for Adj Fac; Technology Training Funds for All Fac; Direct Deposit (216 KB)
Oct. 11, 2007       - Sunshining 2007-08 Negotiations; Alternative Student Consultation Activities (272 KB)
Sept. 28, 2007       - Yours to Choose--New Medical Insurance Plans: Q's & A's (256 KB)
Sept. 17, 2007       - We've Got a Contract-Finally! Retirement Planning (308 KB)
Sept. 4, 2007       - Tentative Agreement Facts (344 KB)
   
06⁄07  
May 26, 2007       -  People Not Buildings: No Deal for 2006-07 (168 KB)
May 15, 2007       -  Attn: Adjunct Faculty - You may be eligible for Unemployment Benefits (264 KB)
May 4, 2007       -  2006-07: A Disappointing Year for Salary Negotiations; S-L-O-W 2006-07 Negotiatons (224 KB)
Mar. 19, 2007       -  Know Your Rights: Article 16 Hourly Assignments-Adjunct & Overload (272 KB)
Feb. 5, 2007       -  Rank Ten? Not Lately!; C.O.L.A. (264 KB)
Jan. 25, 2007       -  AFA Wants You! Sabbatical Leave Filing Period (272 KB)
Dec. 18, 2006       -  New Census Roster; AFA Audit & Svc Fees; District Reimbursement for Hospital Copay (232 KB)
Dec. 13, 2006       -  Attn: Adjunct Faculty - You may be Eligible for Unemployment Benefits (260 KB)
Nov. 9, 2006       -  Community College Initiative - Get Involved (128 KB)
Oct. 30, 2006       -  Community College Initiative - Funding Stability (188 KB)
Oct. 12, 2006     -  AFA Endorsements for SRJC Board of Trustees; Earned Doctorate Movement Extended Deadline (172 KB)
Sep. 19, 2006       -  Many Thanks To... ; Deadlines for Early Retirement Option & Adjunct Medical Benefits Application (316 KB)
Sep. 6, 2006       -  Good news, Bad news; State Bdget Looks Positive - District has No Interest in Providing Fully-Pd Hlth Benes (300 KB)
   
05⁄06  
May 15, 2006       -  TA Ratified; AFA Council Election Results; AFA Settles Grievance; Dues Increase Appvd; Direct Dep for Adj (36 KB)
May, 2006       -  Attn: Adjunct Faculty - You may be eligible for Unemployment Benefits (12 KB)
Apr. 12, 2006       -  Tentative Agreement Reached (92 KB)
Apr. 6, 2006       -  Academic Affairs Re-organization (80 KB)
Mar. 30, 2006       -  Deadline Extended - There's Still Time! (8 KB)
Mar. 23, 2006 -  Regular Faculty Evaluations (88 KB)
RegFacEvalFlowCht -  Regular Faculty Evaluations Flow Chart with Timelines (12 KB)
Mar. 16, 2006       -  AFA Wants You! (8 KB)
Dec. 12, 2005       -  We're Old, We're Sick, We're Tired: A very Expensive Combination; Regular Fac: District Reimb for Hosp Copay (8 KB)
Dec. 1, 2005       -  Pay Equity:  *87.5% Pro-Rata (228 KB)
Dec. 2005       -  Updated Adjunct Unemployment Benefits (12 KB)
Oct. 27, 2005       -  New Round of Negotiations; AFA Sunshine List: AFA Bargaining Interests; Ad-hoc Adj Hlth Bene Committee (88 KB)
Sep. 28, 2005       -  It's Just a Pilot!!! PDA Flex Hours during the 2005-06 Academic Year; Part 2 of 2: Adjunct Faculty (132 KB)
Sep. 27, 2005       -  It's Just a Pilot!!! PDA Flex Hours during the 2005-06 Academic Year; Part 1 of 2: Contract Faculty (12 KB)
Sep. 13, 2005       -  Sign up for Direct Dep; Salary Placement-Your Responsibility; Upcoming Deadlines; Fac Tech Training Funds (8 KB)
Sept. 6, 2005  -   New Self Assessments, AFDAF $ for serving on Evaluation Team (12 KB)
Aug. 23, 2005  -   AFA Ofcrs 2005-2006; Join AFA; Adj Med Bene; PGI Deadline; Early Retirement Opt Deadline; Direct Deposit (16 KB)
   
04⁄05  
May 12, 2005       -  Unemployment Insurance Benefits Information for Adjunct Faculty (12 KB)
Apr. 28, 2005       -  Tentative Agreement Reached (12 KB)
Apr. 7, 2005       -  AFA Election Results; Auto Payroll Dep for Adjunct & Overloads Coming in Fa-05; Dollars for Svc: Sp-05 AFDAF; Tech Training $; Sabbaticals & STRS (16 KB)
Mar. 23, 2005 -  Partial 2004-05 Tentative Agreement Information; Elements that have been Agreed to; (8 KB)
Tent Fac Salary Sch -  Elements to be Completed: Tentative 2004-05 Salaries; (32 KB)
Mar. 17, 2005       -  Planning for Your Retirement: Two Negotiations Options (12 KB)
Mar. 2, 2005       -  AFA Wants YOU! A Call for Candidates (8 KB)
Feb. 3, 2005       -  Adj Med Benefits in Jeopardy; Health Net Problems? Defined Benefit Plan At Risk; IRC 125 Plan Deadline; Faculty Tech Training Fund; PDA Workshop Reminder (12 KB)
Jan. 20, 2005       -  Union Basics; Negotiations; Spring PDA Workshops; Update Contest #1 (12 KB)
Jan. 13, 2005       -  AFA Congratulates 2005-06 Sabbatical Leave Recipients; Reminder 2006-07 Sabbatical Request Deadline; AFA/District Joint Stmt on Negotiations Coming Soon (8 KB)
Dec. 6, 2004       -  AFDAF App Deadline; IRC-125 Plan Deadline; Fair Share Svc Fee Notice Mailing; Unemployment Benefits for Adj Faculty; Negotiations Continue (8 KB)
Dec. 6, 2004       -  Adjunct Unemployment Benefits Fall 2004 (12 KB)
Nov. 18, 2004 -  State Budget 101; an examination of the factors and issues that influence the community college financing by the state of California (148 KB)
Prop 98 Chart -  You need the chart (64 KB)
Sep. 2, 2004       -  2003-04 Negotiations Report; Early Retirement Option Application Due; Adjunct Medical Benefits Application Due; AFA Organizational Information (16 KB)
 
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