Bargaining Update #11 — Mediation Session on April 17, 2009

At the mediation session on Friday, April 17, we continued to attempt to work toward settlement of our salary issues. There are still significant gaps between the parties and at this point, we do not have another mediation session on the calendar. Nonetheless, the mediator is not convinced that it is impossible to reach a … Continue reading Bargaining Update #11 — Mediation Session on April 17, 2009

Bargaining Update #10 — Mediation Session on March 24, 2009

Nine members of the Unit 17 negotiating committee met with the UC team in a mediation session on March 24, 2009. Pursuant to HEERA (the collective bargaining law for higher education), the actual content of the mediation is confidential. We can say that the session was productive and that the state-appointed mediator helped to move … Continue reading Bargaining Update #10 — Mediation Session on March 24, 2009