“An MRI is No Day at the Beach” — Sick Leave for Sick Workers Arbitration Next Week
Have you been denied the use of sick time for a medical appointment to see a doctor, for diagnostic testing, surgery or other medical procedure, follow-up visits or therapy? Have you been told to use your vacation time BECAUSE you have an appointment? Has this happened in the last year? Would you like to see your absence record corrected and your vacation time restored? Please provide the information at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/sickleav.
September 15 @ 11:00 am — 1:30 pm
September 17 @ 12:00 pm — 6:00 pm
September 19 @ 5:30 pm — 7:00 pm
September 20 @ 11:30 pm
Participate Now for the Fall 2016 COPE Activities!
- Fall 2016 URA #1766 COPE Volunteer to Table for Voter Registration
- Check the URA Calendar for the Voter Registration locations.
Additionally, to sign up as a volunteer for labor walks please see the Fall 2016 URA-AFT #1766 Labor to Labor Walk Sign-ups at this link. Be sure to inform COPE chair, Kay Schechter, at COPE@ura-aft.org, of your plans to volunteer so she can give you additional information.
Attend a workshop on Income-Driven Repayment and Public Service Loan Forgiveness plans
Student Debt Clinic
Thursday, October 6:
11:30am‑1:30pm at College Avenue Student Center, Rm. 411 ABC
5:00–7:00pm at Busch Campus Center, the Cove
Space is limited, MUST RSVP to http://bit.ly/2cigDqi
This is a membership benefit program of Rutgers AFT unions: URA-AFT, AAUP-AFT and HPAE.
If you are not yet a full dues-paying member, contact your shop steward, or email@example.com.
LEARN Classes Start Soon…Register Now!
As a division of Rutgers’ Department of Labor Studies and Employment Relations, Labor Education and Research Now (LEARN) offers a wide range of noncredit and continuing education training programs for union members and management representatives, as well as the organizations and professions that are associated with these groups. LEARN students are emerging leaders across the state of New Jersey who want to enhance their personal knowledge and workplace skills. The men and women enrolled in LEARN programs are as diverse as the industries in which they work, including building trades, education, safety, customer service, telecommunications, health care, and government.
If you are a signed URA member and are interested in attending any of the LEARN programs for this upcoming Fall semester please contact the URA office at 732–745-0300 or firstname.lastname@example.org for scholarship information.