The Faculty Staff Union of UMass Boston
Welcome to the FSU Site. Here you will find important information about our union, including the contract, a list of officers and Executive Committee members, the FSU office telephone number and our address. You will also find information about current issues. Please be sure to check the site regularly for the most recent issues facing our unit. We also have provided links to related sites that you may find useful for union issues and for professional activities.
Catherine Lynde, President
Folks—here’s a response to the Chancellor’s message about the UMB parking and transportation situation - signed by four union presidents and our student trustee.
This is the latest information we have about the one-time ability to move from the defined contribution (ORP) to the state defined benefit (MSERS) retirement system. This update is from Donnie McGee, from Bristol Community College, who has been the instrumental in moving this process forward.
Dear ORP Ad Hoc Committee Colleagues et al,
Welcome to the new faculty who’ve joined us this spring. Let’s hope we’ve seen the last of the snow emergencies for the spring semester; enough already. Here are a few FSU issues you should know about.
Dear FSU member,
The Fall 2013 edition of Union News is available now. It includes important deadlines as well as feature articles, interviews, and updates on:
Recent legislation threatening to drastically erode retiree health benefits: How our campus unions have responded and what you can do to join the fight.
The wave of adjunct organizing taking place on campuses throughout Greater Boston.