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Retirement Awards Dinner

Wednesday - May 6th, 2015
retire Please join us for a special evening to celebrate the contributions of our friends and colleagues.

Saturday, May 16, 2015
6-10pm
Curly’s Grill and Banquet Center
647 Ridge Road
Lackawanna, NY 14128

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General Membership Meeting

Tuesday - April 14th, 2015
FFECC The FFECC will hold a General Membership Meeting on April 22, 2015.
Where: UAW Region 9, 35 George Karl Blvd # 100, Williamsville, NY 14221
Time: 4-6pm
Light refreshments will be served.
Map link

General Membership Meeting Agenda - April 22, 2015

  • Welcome
  • Introduction of Officers
  • Treasurer’s Report – Greg Fox
  • Elections Report – Kimberli Cruell-Munn
  • State of the Union Report – President Andrew Sako
  • Questions and Discussion
  • Adjournment


Tranchell Award

Tuesday - March 24th, 2015
Tranchell Congratulations to Professor Greg Fox, winner of this year’s William Tranchell award.

This award is given to FFECC members who have:

Championed education rights and concerns; Helped to enhance and empower faculty; and Enthusiastically carried out their professional and collegial responsibilities.


Upcoming Tri-campus Social

Wednesday - March 4th, 2015
Celebration The FFECC will host a Tri-campus social at Bar Louie at the Galleria mall on Friday, 4/27 from 4pm-7pm.

Please joins us for good company and appetizers.


Upcoming campus forums

Tuesday - March 3rd, 2015
Celebration The FFECC will host a member forum at South campus on Wednesday, 3/18 from 3pm – 5pm in Room 5102 and at North campus on Wednesday, 4/1 from 3pm – 5pm in Room K100.

Bring your questions, concerns and colleagues.

This is your time to ask questions of Union leadership.

FFECC Seasonal celebration

Monday - November 10th, 2014
Celebration FFECC Seasonal celebration – Friday, December 5, 2014
Paring’s Wine Bar
4-7pm

More info


North Campus member forum

Sunday - November 11th, 2014
FFECC The FFECC will host a member forum at North campus on 11/12/14, (from 3pm – 5pm) in the K100.

Bring your questions, concerns, and colleagues.

This is your time to ask questions of Union leadership.

Preservation party to support the restoration of 49 Buffum

Friday - October 10th, 2014
FFECC Andrew Sako invites you to a Preservation party on 11/6/14, from 6-8pm at the Cazenovia Community resource center.

Please contact Sara Riggie at 270-2938 for more details.

Informational flyer


FFECC events

Friday - October 10th, 2014
FFECC FFECC Member forum at South campus on 10/15/14

The FFECC will host a member forum at South campus on Wednesday, 10/15/14, (from 3pm – 5pm) in the faculty dining room. Bring your questions, concerns and colleagues. This is your time to ask questions of Union leadership.

FFECC Tri-campus social 10/24/14

The FFECC will be hosting a Tri-campus social on Friday, 10/24/14, from 4pm-7pm at Pearl Street Grill & Brewery, basement bar, 76 Pearl St, Buffalo 14202 All members are invited to join us and appetizers will be provided.

We hope to see you there.

PAC Committee Meeting - update

Sunday - August 31st, 2014
FFECC Update:

The PAC committee met on 10/10/14 and these are the additional recommendations.
NY Assembly 141 - No endorsement
NY Assembly 143 - Mark Mazurek
NY Senate 61 - Elaine Altman

The PAC committee met on 8/26/14 and these are the recommendations from the meeting.

Governor: no endorsement
Lt. Governor: Kathy Hochul
Comptroller: Tom DaNapoli
Attorney General: Eric Schneiderman
   
NY Assembly: 140 - Robin Schimminger
  141 - No endorsement
  142 - Michael Kearns
  143 - Mark Mazurek
  144 - no endorsement
  145 - John Ceretto
  146 - Raymond Walter
147 - no endorsement
  148 - Sean Ryan
   
NY Senate: 59 – Patrick Gallivan
  60 - Marc Panepinto
  61 - Elaine Altman
  62 - no endorsement
  63 - Tim Kennedy


FFECC Family Hay Ride

Tuesday - July 28nd, 2014
NYSUT We would like to invite you and your family to the FFECC Family Hay Ride on Friday, October 3rd, 2014 (4-8pm) at Kelkenberg Farm in Clarence, NY.

An event flyer is attached. If you are interested, please email or call 716-270-2938 for tickets so we will have an accurate headcount. The price is $5 for individuals and $10 for a family (4 pack).

There will be seasonal refreshments, hayrides, pumpkin picking and a bonfire. We plan to have donuts/cider prepared by the farm, sandwiches/side salads, and candy for the kids.


The FFECC invites you to these Shea’s events:

Tuesday - July 22nd, 2014
NYSUT The FFECC invites you to these Shea’s events:

Motown the Musical - Tuesday, 1/20/15 (with pre-show dinner party)

Kinky Boots – Thursday, 4/23/15


Please contact the FFECC office to reserve tickets at ffeccoffice@ecc.edu or 270-2938.

Save the date


New image galleries added

Tuesday - July 1st, 2014
FFECC Follow the link to view photos from this year’s Retirement party at Curly’s.

Discounted Darien Lake tickets

Tuesday - July 1st, 2014
NYSUT NYSUT is offering discounted tickets to Darien Lake for
$20.99 (plus tax) for the week of July 11-18, 2014.
Please use the link below to access the order form to
purchase tickets via mail or email depending upon your
payment method directly from Darien Lake.
All orders must be received by July 8, 2014.

order form


FFECC Retirement/Awards Dinner - May 17, 2014

Thursday - April 24th, 2014
FFECC Please join us for a special evening to celebrate the contributions of our friends and colleagues.

Saturday, May 17, 2014
6:30-10:30pm
Curly’s Grill and Banquet Center
647-655 Ridge Road
Lackawanna, NY 14128


Tri-Campus Social

Wednesday - March 28th, 2014
FFECC Tri-Campus Social

When: Friday, April 25th
Time: 3:30-7pm
Where: Pearl Street Grill & Brewery, Pearl Street, Buffalo

All members are invited to join us.
Appetizers will be provided/cash bar.
We hope to see you there.


General Membership Meeting

Wednesday - March 28th, 2014
FFECC General Membership Meeting

When: Wednesday, April 30th
Time: 4-6pm
Where: UAW Region 9, 35 George Karl Blvd # 100, Buffalo, NY 14221

The agenda will include the President’s Report, Negotiations Update, and a Questions and Answers period.

South Campus member forum

Wednesday - March 28th, 2014
FFECC The FFECC will host a member forum at South campus on 4/2/14, (from 3pm – 5pm) in the Faculty dining room.

Bring your questions, concerns and colleagues.

This is your time to ask questions of Union leadership.

Vote Cope Campaign

Wednesday - March 5th, 2014
VoteCope Vote-Cope is a powerful committee that gives us, the FFECC, greater influence in places where the debate frames our future in public higher education. Your voluntary contribution to Vote-Cope gives us access to lobbyists to work on our specific needs. That ability to advocate for legislation and necessary funding will be crucial to not only our members but also the students we serve.

Tri-Campus Social

Monday - February 24th, 2014
Social When: Friday, February 28th 2014
Time: 3:00 - 6:00 pm
Where: Duff’s Famous Wings - 550 Dick Rd in Depew
click to view map

All members are invited to join us.
Appetizers will be provided/cash bar.
We hope to see you there.


New image galleries added

Wednesday - January 8th, 2014
FFECC Follow the link to see new images from the FFECC Seasonal Celebration and North Social.

FFECC Seasonal Celebration

Thursday - November 21st, 2013
FFECC When: Friday, December 13th 2013
Time: 4:00 - 7:00 pm
Where: Paring’s Wine Bar, 5893 Main Street Williamsville

Appetizers will be provided

The FFECC will be collecting non-perishable food items at the event to help the needy in our community.
A drink will be provid- ed to those members who donate to this worthy cause.

RSVP by 11/22/13:
Phone: 270-2938
Email:ffeccoffice@ecc.edu

North Campus Social and Forum

Thursday - October 24th, 2013
FFECC Be sure to check the calendar for details on the upcoming North campus social 11/12 (Santora’s Pizza Pub and Grill, Williamsville) and North campus forum 12/3 in K100.

New image galleries added

Thursday - October 24th, 2013
FFECC Follow the link to see new images from the FFECC Family Hayride, South Social and City Social.

Shea's event - Wicked

Thursday - October 24th, 2013
FFECC Join your fellow FFECC members for an evening at Shea’s this winter
Thursday, January 23rd, 2014
Pre-show party 5:30-7:30; show at 7:30
$75 per person
Contact Sara at ffeccoffice@ecc.edu or 270-2938

Federation Force

Thursday - October 24th, 2013
FFECC Check out the latest edition of the Federation Force

South Campus Forum and Social

Monday - October 3rd, 2013
FFECC Check the calendar for details on the upcoming South campus forum 10/9 (Faculty dining room) and South campus social 10/11 (TGI Friday’s – McKinley Pkwy).

City campus Forum and Social

Tuesday - September 17th, 2013
FFECC Check the calendar for details on the upcoming City campus forum (Room 504)
and City campus social (Pearl Street).

FFECC Family Hayride

Tuesday - September 10th, 2013
FFECC FFECC Family Hayride - Friday, 10/4/13 (4-7pm)
Please join other FFECC members with your family for an evening of fall fun & activities
including a hayride, pumpkin picking, seasonal refreshments and a bonfire at
Kelkenberg Farm, 9270 Wolcott Rd, Clarence Center, NY 14032

Please contact Sara at 270-2938 or ffeccoffice@ecc.edu for more information.

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FFECC Opening Day 2013 and Summer Sail 2013

Tuesday - September 10th, 2013
FFECC Please check out the image galleries for Opening Day 2013 and the “Spirit of Buffalo” summer sail.
Thanks!