Event Membership

UB Staff and Faculty Discount for Center for the Arts Presents Fall 2023 Performances!

Dear Colleagues, The Center for the Arts (CFA) is offering a $5 discount to University staff and faculty at any price level (limited to 6 tickets) to the following CFA Presents shows this fall! Pat Metheny Dream Box Tour Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2023 | 7:30 p.m. 20-time Grammy® Award Winning Guitarist and Composer performs solo for […]

Event Meeting Membership

Parking Townhall Meetings

Dear Colleagues, Please see the following information regarding the upcoming Parking Town Hall Meetings. Your UUP Buffalo Center Chapter has been fighting for a variety of parking issues including South Campus parking and specifically the designation of the Diefendorf Lot. This is your opportunity to make your presence known. Please be sure to attend and […]

Contract Membership

Paid Parental Leave Update

Dear Colleagues, Please see the following from the university’s Human Resources Department: New York State has announced a new Paid Parental Leave (PPL) benefit for State Professional (UUP) employees effective 4/11/23. Paid Parental Leave (PPL) provides eligible UUP employees up to 12 weeks of paid leave for one of the following qualifying events occurring within […]

Contract Membership

New Contractual Maximum Sick Day Accrual Start Date

Dear Colleagues, We have received word that the start date for the New Contractual Sick Day Accruals is September 12th, 2023. The additional Sick Days are not retroactive to July 1 of 2022, as that date was not stipulated as part of the contract negotiations. In Solidarity, Ken KernChapter PresidentUUP Buffalo Center


Updated Sick Days Accruals

Dear Colleagues, Members are being asked to go to and check their on-line time sheets. Although we have yet to receive any “official” word, it appears as if the sick day accruals (as part of our new contract) have been added. In Solidarity, Ken KernChapter PresidentUUP Buffalo Center Chapter


We Need Your Help!

Dear Colleagues, The success of the UUP Buffalo Center Chapter over the last few years can be directly attributed to the work of our Member Volunteers at all levels! Chapter Officers, Board Members, Department Representatives, Committee Chairs, and Support Staff all have a specific passion for what they do and have all contributed to your […]

Buffalo Center News Event Membership

Happy Hour

Dear Colleagues, The UUP Buffalo Center Chapter would like to invite all Members and any university UUP associated employee to a Happy Hour scheduled for Wednesday, September 20th4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.UUP Buffalo Center Chapter OfficerThe Commons – Suite 108 Please RSVP here, no later than Wednesday, August 23rd Looking forward to seeing you then! […]

Event Membership News

Reminder: Celebration of Life for Steven Shaw

Dear Colleagues, Please see the following from UB Now. Celebration of Life set for Steven Shaw Published August 18, 2023 in UB Now A service celebrating the life of longtime UB staff member Steven L. Shaw will take place at 3:30 p.m. Sept. 21 in the Student Union Theatre, North Campus. A reception will follow […]

Buffalo Center News Event Membership News

Reminder: Welcome Back Picnic

Dear Colleagues, To celebrate the beginning of a new Academic Year, and the continued support and accomplishments of your Buffalo Center UUP, members are invited to attend a Welcome Back Picnic on: Wednesday, September 20th11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.The Commons Courtyard To ensure that there is enough food for everyone, we ask that you RSVP here, […]

Contingents Contract Membership

Contract WINS! One-Page Flyers

Dear Colleagues, Attached for your information are 2 one-page fliers that explain key provisions and gains in our new contract. One highlights major gains in this agreement, while the other shares key provisions for contingents. Hard copies of these are available in the office for those that would like one. In Solidarity, Ken KernChapter PresidentUUP […]