meet and confer

Pima’s epic battle over BP 1.25

December 7, 2017

By BRIANNA HERNANDEZ Since October, the Pima Community College Education Association has been entangled in drama with the PCC administration over the proposed revisal of Board Policy 1.25. BP 1.25 covers Meet and Confer, which is the yearly negotiation process between PCCEA that represents faculty and the college’s administration. The process centers on improving employee-related […]

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Meet and confer update

September 21, 2017

By BRIANNA HERNANDEZ During last year’s annual Meet and Confer, tensions rose with discussion on department leadership between members of the Pima Community College Education Association and the college’s administration. Meet and Confer is a yearly negotiation process with PCCEA, which represents faculty and the PCC administration. Meet and Confer typically ends in May, however […]

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Faculty, administration at odds over Meet & Confer, new department realignment

May 4, 2017

By BRIANNA HERNANDEZ Tensions are running high between the Pima Community College Education Association and the college’s administration, with PCCEA claiming the administration fell through on promises to move forward with a new department chair reorganization structure in the midst of Meet and Confer. During each fall semester, PCCEA issues a survey to faculty in […]

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‘Meet and Confer’ discussions ongoing

March 12, 2015

By NICK MEYERS Two people argue over an orange. Each has good reasons for why they should get the orange but is unable to convince the other. Their solution is to split the orange. They later discover that one wanted only the rind and the other wanted only the juice. “If they had actually had […]

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