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Happy Hour/Rally Prep

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: Tuesday, May 2nd4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.UUP Buffalo Center Chapter OfficerThe Commons – Suite 108Snacks and drinks provided. In addition to welcoming new members and associated non-members, there will be […]

Advocacy Employment Issues

30 Day Policy Review – Preferred/Chosen Names and Pronouns Policy

Dear Colleagues, Periodically, the University asks employees to provide feedback on Universities Policies.    Our members have not disappointed in the past!  You all have made this university and its policies better by your contributions.  The University has posted a new policy called “Preferred/Chosen Names and Pronouns Policy” that is under review.  Please submit your comments […]

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Call for Donated Time

Dear Colleagues, We have a member in need of donated time. If you are able to donate vacation days, please do so by visiting the following link: Please note*  The intended recipient information can be left blank. Thank you. In Solidarity, Ken KernChapter PresidentUUP Buffalo Center

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UUP Workshop “What To Do When They Come For You”

Dear Colleagues, Do you know your rights under Article 19 of the UUP Contract? What constitutes a counseling session, disciplinary session, interrogation? Your UUP Buffalo Center Chapter will be holding a workshop via Zoom: “What To Do When They Come For You”Thursday, March 9thNoon – via Zoom Questions submitted in advanced are encouraged. Please RSVP […]

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UUP Individual Development Award Applications Now Being Accepted through 2/17/2023

Dear Colleagues, The Governor’s Office of Employee Relations (GOER) and United University Professions (UUP) announced the allocation of funds for Individual Development Awards (IDA), and the committee is now accepting a second round of application submissions for activity between July 2, 2022, and March 31, 2023. This program is intended to assist eligible employees in the […]


University Policy Review

Dear Colleagues, The following policy is now posted in 30-Day Review in the University Policy Library: Principles of Ethical Conduct The policy is available to review from now through March 3, 2023. In Solidarity, Ken KernChapter PresidentUUP Buffalo Center


Blizzard Damage Reporting

Dear Colleagues, If you have damage in your area from the recent December blizzard and are unsure that the proper UB Staff are aware of it, please contact your Facilities Planning and Management Officer (FPMO) found at this link: If there is not a designate FPMO for your department, please notify your immediate supervisor. […]

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Addendum – 2022 Compression Report Form

Dear Colleagues, In follow up to the 2022 DSI/Compression List sent out earlier this week, the following information is being shared with you regarding the 2022 Compression distribution for the university. In addition, an example of How to Determine How Much Your Salary is Compressed is attached. 2022 Campus Compression Report Form The purpose of […]

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2022 DSI/Compression List

Dear Colleagues, As you are no doubt aware, the university has now distributed the 2022 discretionary salary increases and salary compression adjustments to all eligible UUP represented employees. You will find the roster outlining who received these payments and the amount that each employee received at: The roster includes separate columns reflecting the amount […]

Employment News

Did you Use Vacation During the late 2022 Snowstorms?

Dear Colleagues, Your Buffalo Center Chapter is looking to collect information on the number of individuals affected by the 2 most recent snowstorms of 2022. These include the November storm (November 18th) and the Christmas Blizzard (December 23rd, and the following week of December 26th). If you would like to volunteer your information, the Chapter […]