Meet the Candidates and More This Spring

Meet the Candidates

Joint URA‐AFT and AAUP‐AFT Membership Meeting

February 20 @ 5:30 pm — 7:00 pm (Doors Open at 5 pm)

Agenda: Candidate Night with Asm. John Wisniewski, Candidate for the Democratic nomination.

Open to signed members only.

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Upcoming Events:

College Avenue Campus Lunchtime Meeting

February 16 @ 12:00 pm — 1:00 pm

Hardenbergh Hall‐B2


URA General Membership Meeting

February 20 @ 5:30 pm — 7:00 pm

120ABC‐Busch Student Center


Cook/Douglass Facilities – Lunchtime Meeting

February 22 @ 12:00 pm — 1:00 pm

P.A.L. Building – Cook


Cook Campus Lunchtime Meeting

February 23 @ 12:00 pm — 1:00 pm

Cook Student Center


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Three Off‐Campus Opportunities for URA Activists

 1) New Jersey State AFL‐CIO (East Brunswick, NJ)

WILD Women in East Brunswick!

The AFL‐CIO Women in Leadership Development (WILD) Conference will take place on Friday evening, March 3 and Saturday morning, March 4.

2) Greater NJ CLUW Education Day (Trenton, NJ)

Union Women — Work, Home, Community

Sponsored by: The Greater New Jersey Coalition of Labor Union Women
Saturday, March 25, 2017

3) AFTNJ Legislative Conference (limited slots available, overnight in Atlantic City, NJ)

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When: Friday, March 31, starting at 3:00 PM through Saturday, April 1, finishing at 3:00 PM

Read more here for all three opportunities