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American Federation of State--County--and Municipal Employees (AFSCME)

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Title Date Summary
1 university of Northern Iowa staff face potential furloughs
O'Loughlin--Emily (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:24, p.1
11/20/2009 The American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees and the State Police Officers Council have decided to work with Governor Culver by taking five days off without pay. The vote is to be completed by November 25.
2 AFSCME votes in favor of university layoffs; 27 merit employees are permanently cut
Schmitz--Lisa Marie (Class of 2003)
Northern Iowan 99:14, p.1
10/18/2002 The AFSCME union members voted to accept the layoff of 27 members of the Merit staff by a 202-8 vote rather than the proposed 11.5 days of unpaid leave per worker; photo.
3 UNI AFSCME employees vote to take layoffs
Public Relations News Release 2002:115, p.1
10/9/2002 Twenty-seven Merit employees will be permanently laid off as a result of a vote taken by the AFSCME Local 2659.
4 Faculty seeks pay raise
Murken--Heather R. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 95:28, p.1
12/11/1998 UNI faculty and staff unions are seeking pay raises for the next two years.
5 UNI Federation of Teachers and UNI AFSCME Local 2659
Northern Iowan 95:17, p.4
10/27/1998 Will present labor film series.
6 UNI Federation of Teachers and AFSCME
Northern Iowan 95:9, p.5
9/29/1998 Sponsoring film series.
7 Members of the University of Northern Iowa's physical plant safety group will participate in a national training session, December 21
Public Relations News Release 1993:262, p.1
12/13/1993 Dan Varner and Tom Anthony will meet with members of the UNI Physical Plant Group during a national training session.
8 Merit staff will be paid monthly
Campus News Network 1:4, p.Insert 1
10/15/1990 Monthly method will be restored after contract had called for biweekly payment.
9 Comparable worth installed at UNI: amid controversy
Goodwin--Valerie (Student--1985)
Northern Iowan 82:11, p.1
10/8/1985 Two phase plan follows passage of state law.
10 AFSCME elections held
Cashman--Teresa K. (Class of 1986)
Northern Iowan 81:16, p.6
10/30/1984 Clerical and secretarial employees will hold run-off between AFSCME and no union; history of recent collective bargaining efforts.
11 Untitled
Northern Iowan 80:27, p.2
12/9/1983 Concerned with events that seem to channel money away from student services.
12 Citing 'gross mismanagement,' union requests renegotiation
Hansen--Paul N. (Physical Plant Staff)
Northern Iowan 80:23, p.2
11/18/1983 Rick Brinkema and Paul N. Hansen support the United Faculty and request that contract negotiations be re-opened.
13 Employees protest cutbacks, freezes
Robst--Elizabeth L. (Class of 1984)
Northern Iowan 80:13, p.1
10/11/1983 AFSCME picketed at Gilchrist Hall to bring attention to labor-management disagreements; photo.
14 Union changes investigated
Barta--Martin W. (Class of 1983)
Northern Iowan 78:53, p.1
4/30/1982 Administration investigates charges that work done by outside contractors is more expensive than work done by physical plant staff.
15 UNI clerical staff takes second union vote
Northern Iowan 78:52, p.1
4/27/1982 About 250 will be eligible to vote on unionization.
16 UNISA resolution used as protection of student funds
Barta--Martin W. (Class of 1983)
Northern Iowan 78:52, p.1
4/27/1982 Urges investigation of claims that UNI is over-spending on maintenance of refrigeration equipment.
17 Cook feels criticism unjust
Northern Iowan 77:4, p.2
9/12/1980 Believes food service employees are being unjustly criticized; management causes most of the problems.
18 AFSCME protests discrimination; faculty and staff picket while students protest
Northern Iowan 76:21, p.2
11/20/1979 Faculty and staff picketed for a pay increase and to protest the university's alleged discrimination against handicapped employees; photo.
19 United Faculty plans for informational picket during Regents meeting
Northern Iowan 76:18, p.1
11/9/1979 United Faculty has petitioned the Board of Regents for a salary amendment to the current contract but the Board has not yet commented on the request.
20 Clerical workers have upcoming union vote
Bender--Elverda (Butch)
Northern Iowan 75:28, p.2
1/19/1979 Group of workers does not believe that AFSCME can help them.
21 Keep shouting . . . .
Northern Iowan 71:61, p.2
7/18/1975 Believes recent rejection of AFSCME suit reflects on UNI's inferior status.
22 UNI pay plan challenge denied
Northern Iowan 71:61, p.1
7/18/1975 AFSCME had tried to have Merit System pay plan declared illegal; brief description of background and findings.
23 Clerical women get support on suit
Walton--John W. (Physical Plant Staff)
Northern Iowan 71:35, p.2
2/7/1975 AFSCME and AFT support women.
24 Raise untrue
Local 2659
Northern Iowan 70:3, p.2
9/21/1973 AFSCME claims that many employees did not receive a 9% raise.
25 Merit system faces problems
Northern Iowan 69:62, p.6
7/27/1973 Employees do not like parts of pay system.
26 Non-academic UNI employees change Union
Northern Iowan 69:50, p.8
4/27/1973 Switch from Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workmen to AFSCME.
27 Showdown at high noon?
Taylor--George W.
Northern Iowan 68:42, p.1
3/21/1972 Groups protest denial of tenure to Professor Ahmad; photo.
28 Union presidents upset at Regents
Walton--John W. (Physical Plant Staff)
Northern Iowan 68:14, p.2
11/2/1971 Believe that they have not been heard.
29 Teachers union officer speaks to joint session
College Eye 59:43, p.3
5/21/1965 H. Johann Eschbach will speak.

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