Monthly Archives: April 2014

Voting Guidelines

All, The membership of the WCCEA will be holding a Vote of No Confidence in President Bellanca’s leadership at this Thursday, May 1st, at the General Membership Meeting.   The language of the No Confidence Vote is relatively simple. It … Continue reading

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President Maryam Barrie’s Public Comments to the Board of Trustees – April 22nd, 2014

Rumors are probably a part of every work environment. Over the last several years, there has been an increasing climate of distrust and fear throughout all levels of the college. There is an increasing sentiment that speaking up puts people … Continue reading

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President Maryam Barrie’s Public Comments to the Board of Trustees – March 25th, 2014

Thank you for that Jennifer. I want to thank the Board of Trustees for continuing to allow the WCCEA a spot on your monthly agenda. That means a great deal to us, and we do appreciate it. For the past … Continue reading

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Stephanie Gelderloos’ email to adjuncts

Hello fellow adjuncts, Like many of you, my years as an adjunct instructor at WCC were spent somewhat on the periphery. I felt accepted and valued by my colleagues, and was integrated well into my department, yet there were a … Continue reading

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Why is the WCCEA holding a vote of no confidence?

I have been thinking about the questions my colleagues may have about our board’s recent decision to put a vote of no confidence in our current president to the membership.  What does the WCCEA Board expect to accomplish with this action? … Continue reading

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News from Chief Negiotiator David Fitzpatrick

Colleagues,  With all that is happening on WCC’s Campus, there are two more very important matters that deserve your attention.  Program Closures and Layoffs  A number of our members have contacted me and/or other members of the WCCEA leadership expressing … Continue reading

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Resolution for Vote of No Confidence in President Bellanca

Resolution for Vote of No Confidence (vote to be held on May 1, 2014) Whereas, in the three years of President Bellanca’s tenure, the College has gone from having two full vice presidents and four associate vice presidents to having … Continue reading

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