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Additional Names for your Consideration

Dear Colleagues, The Chapter has been notified of additional individual who would like to be considered for a position, yet their name will not appear on the official ballot. For Professional Ballots Only: Joseph Muscarella is interested in the position of Professional Delegate. This individual should be considered as a “Write In” vote. As a reminder, when you […]

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Physical Office Closure

Dear Colleagues, Please be advised that the UUP Buffalo Center Physical Office will be closed next week: 3/20-3/24. The Virtual Office will remain open.  Please call or email: 716.276.3377 or Thank you. In Solidarity, Ken KernChapter PresidentUUP Buffalo Center

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March 9th Counter Events Schedule

Dear Colleagues, Please be aware of numerous counter events scheduled for Thursday, March 9th. They include: At 11 am, UB’s LBGTA club will be tabling in the Student Union Lobby (Unfortunately directly opposite from UBYAFs table). At 11 am, UB’s PRISM club will have an LGBTQ support table in the Student Union Lobby. At 5 […]

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Statement Regarding Michael Knowles Scheduled Speech

Dear Colleagues, The UB student group “Young Americans for Freedom” is bringing Michael Knowles to campus to speak to their group. The UUP Buffalo Center Chapter reaffirms our unions commitment to social justice and ensuring a safe and welcoming community for all. We support the right to free speech, respective debate, and peaceful assembly. We […]


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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Nomination Forms – Here’s your Chance!

Dear Colleagues, Recently, Nomination Forms for the upcoming UUP Buffalo Center Chapter elections were mailed out. I would encourage you to submit your name on this form if you are interested in running for a Chapter Office, Chapter Delegate, or Chapter Board Member position. You may sign your name for any of the Officer positions […]

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Workload for Chairs and Supervisors: A UUP Forum

Dear Colleagues, Throughout New York State, UUP members repeatedly raise workload increases as a major point of concern. However, workload pressures impact UUP members with supervisory duties in particular and sometimes complex ways. Join UUP Vice Presidents Carolyn Kube and Alissa Karl, and NYSUT Staff Director Jeremy Ginsburg to discuss how workload pressures – and […]

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Support for Variety Kids Telethon

Dear Colleagues, Your UUP Buffalo Center will be participating in supporting this years Variety Club Kids Telethon. You are being asked to support your Chapter’s efforts by purchasing WNY Area Labor Federation, AFL-CIO Raffle Tickets. All proceeds to benefit Oishei Children’s Hospital. “Labor In The Community Fundraising Raffle” tickets can be purchased at the UUP […]

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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 […]