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Call for Participation

LCC Faculty Colleagues, LCCEA seeks statements from faculty members interested in serving as LCCEA appointees to: Diversity Council, Finance Council, IEC (Institutional Effectiveness Committee), Learning Council, and Technology Council* *Tech Council appointment is for Winter term interim. Diversity Council meets the first Friday … Continue reading

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Democratic Party of Lane County Unanimously Passes Resolution in Support of LCCEA

You can read the resolution below: Dear Members of the LCC Board and President Hamilton,At its meeting on Thursday, November 21, the Democratic Party of Lane County Central Committee passed by unanimous vote the following resolution relating to collective bargaining … Continue reading

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Oregon State Senator Floyd Prozanski shows support of LCCEA

Oregon Senator Floyd Prozanski wrote LCC President Hamilton and Board Chair Eyster urging them to come to a “quick, fair resolution” in faculty contract negotiations.  Sen. Prozanski writes, “The Legislature made education funding a key focus during the 2019 session, … Continue reading

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14th District State Representative Julie Fahey Sends Letter of Support

Representative Julie Fahey sent a letter of support for LCC faculty to Marge Hamilton and the Board. Read her letter by clicking below:

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Congressman Peter DeFazio Writes Letter of Support for Pay Equity

U.S. Congressman Peter DeFazio wrote LCC President Hamilton urging her and the Lane Community College Board of Education to offer a fair contract proposal that adequately compensates both full-time and part-time faculty. He notes that “LCC depends on the strong … Continue reading

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Attend the upcoming board meeting!!

LCC Faculty Colleagues,   We’ve just been notified of this time change.  Join us this Monday, November 18, for the board meeting from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. and wear red.  For a free meal before the meeting, come to the cafeteria at 5:00 p.m.  We will … Continue reading

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LCC: A Diminishing Focus on Instruction

LCCEA Releases “Lane Community College: A Diminishing Focus on Instruction” Report by Independent Researcher Daniel Morris, Ph.D., has identified key findings about trends at Lane Community College. Compared to other public, two year colleges in the U.S., LCC is below … Continue reading

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Bargaining Update June 10 2019

LCC Faculty Colleagues, Your LCCEA Bargaining Team met again with the College on Monday. The three-hour meeting focused largely on a discussion of the college’s interests regarding evaluations. The College declined to provide an updated economic offer despite the fact … Continue reading

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LCCEA President Updates on community college funding, bargaining, PERS, college budget, and more

LCC Faculty Colleagues, I’m writing with updates on community college funding, bargaining, PERS, college budget, and more. Community College Funding — Good News! Today the legislature released amendments for HB5024 setting proposed funding levels for higher education in Oregon. The … Continue reading

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LCCEA OFFICER ELECTIONS

Elections for LCCEA Officers for 2019 – 2021 are now open. The following nominations were received and accepted: Vice President At-large: Russell Shitabata Vice President for Learning Advancement: Wendy Simmons Vice President for Part-Time Faculty: Nancy Wood Vice President for Professional Technical Faculty: Christina … Continue reading

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