Register Now and Attend March 16

Thanks 2019 Legislative Conference

Schedule

7:30-8:30 AM Registration
8:00 – 9:00  Breakfast
9:00-10:00 Welcome and Speakers
10:15-11:30 Workshop 1
11:45 AM – 1:00 PM Workshop 2
1:00- 3:00 PM Lunch and speakers
Agenda

Workshop 1 Workshop 2
Meeting the Expectations of our Members
(Full Time Faculty). Susanna Tardi, AFTNJ Exec VP Higher Ed., Pete Guzzo, AFTNJ Lobbyist, Dan O’Connor, NJ AAUP
The DeVos Policy Implications for Higher Ed. (Higher Ed Faculty). Facilitator: Jennifer Higgins, AFTNJ Treasurer. Presenter: Alyssa Picard, AFT Higher Education
Meeting the Expectations of our Members
(Adjunct Faculty). Elaine Bobrove and Bill Lipkin (AFTNJ Higher Education Vice Presidents)
Bargaining for the Common Good (All). Facilitator: David Hughes, AFTNJ Higher Education Vice President. Presenters: Marilyn Sneiderman, Center for Innovation in Worker Organization, Shadi Ra, Rutgers One and QAMAR, Carmen Martino, Rutgers School of Management and Labor Relations, Stephen Lerner, Kalmanovitz Initiative for Labor and the Working Poor, Georgetown University.
Student Debt Clinic (All) Facilitator: Darlene Smith, AFTNJ Legal Defense Chair. Presenter: Chris Hicks, AFT Higher Education
Connected Action Roadmap (PK12) Facilitator: Rob Barbier, AFTNJ Exec VP PK12. Presenter: Patricia Wright, Executive Director, NJ Principals and Supervisors Association. Workplace Violence Prevention (All). Facilitator: Bridget Devane, HPAE. Presenter: Ellie Barbaresh, Education/Health and Safety Coordinator.


East Brunswick Hilton

If you are staying at the hotel, there is a discounted rate of $109, plus tax and parking. AFTNJ is not responsible for reserving or paying for your room.

For room reservations, call the hotel directly at (732) 828-2000