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Letter of support for Skidmore Resident Assistants
The Negotiating Committee celebrates Skidmore’s Resident Assistants and their recent announcement of their intention to unionize. See the committee’s letter below indicating our enthusiastic support as they move toward their election.
Second bargaining session—summary
On Friday, April 7, the Skidmore FacultyForward Negotiating Committee met with the College Administration for our second bargaining session. The meeting was very productive, and we covered a number of substantive non-economic proposals. The submitted proposals and notes from that session are attached here. Our next bargaining session has been tentatively scheduled for Friday, May…
Non-economic proposals—working draft
The negotiating committee has drafted the following proposals to share with the administration for the upcoming April 7th, 2023 bargaining session. Any comments or questions can be directed to negotiating team members.
First bargaining session—summary
The first bargaining session between our union and the College Administration was held on Friday afternoon, February 10, 2023, in Ladd 207. It was collegial, productive, and mutually informative–a wonderful start to the collective bargaining process. Representing the Skidmore Administration were Michael Orr (Dean of the Faculty); Rob Manfredo (Attorney at Bond Schoeneck & King);…