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EWU reaches tentative contract agreement!

EWU reaches tentative contract agreement!

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EWU reaches tentative contract agreement with COLAs totaling 4%, $150 bonus, more The Eastern Washington University Bargaining Team at 6:31 p.m. Monday night (Sept. 8) reached tentative agreement on their 2015-2017 contract with cost-of-living adjustments totaling 4 percent over the two years with a signing bonus, and more. Under the […]

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EWU Bargaining Update 8/16/14

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Eastern Washington University. The EWU Bargaining Team reports after its Aug. 13 negotiating session: Article 32 -Additional reasons for leave: TA 8/13/14 Management proposed for Child Care Emergencies change 9 possible days to 3 days. (Not accepted) We proposed verbiage for Faith and Conscience Leave and Parental Leave for bonding with new […]

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EWU Bargaining Update

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Eastern Washington University. The EWU Bargaining Team reports: “We met Aug. 5 and submitted many concepts as contract language. We received the same from management. We agreed to a budget review on August 27. “We had good discussions on investigations and the union proposed a new process to deal with […]

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EWU Bargaining Update

EWU Bargaining Update

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Eastern Washington University. The team reports after the July 30 session: The main goal of yesterday’s negotiation was to get the final concepts on the table from both teams.  This was accomplished.  The remaining concepts submitted by the union were: Me too clause regarding wages and benefits relating to increases […]

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EWU Bargaining update

EWU Bargaining update

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Eastern Washington University The EWU Bargaining Team met with management June 11 in Cheney. They reached three key agreements: • They will get joint training from Federal Mediation and Conciliation for management and Local 931 teams for future negotiations. • As we told you in our last message, they agreed […]

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Major victory for recruitment and retention for EWU police

Major victory for recruitment and retention for EW...

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Members of the Eastern Washington University Police Department long have complained of the difficulty attracting and keeping good officers. Well, thanks to an incredible team effort that included extensive – and compelling –research on the part of EWU Police members, the Federation and the university Wednesday night (June 11) signed […]

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EWU Bargaining update (overview)

EWU Bargaining update (overview)

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The EWU Bargaining Team kicked off negotiations May 21 with agreement on ground rules and a commitment to using Interest-Based Bargaining (IBB), the method often referred to as “Win-Win” bargaining and based on concepts developed by Nobel Prize winning economist John Nash in the 1950s. At EWU, both sides immediately […]

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EWU Bargaining Update (5/21/14)

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Summary for EWU Negotiations May 21, 2014 Union Team:  Kathleen Warren, Nita Holbert, Katherine Van Meer (absent), Craig Walker, Eric Rux, Robert Schmitter, Lance Walker (absent), Quincy Burns, Ken Reidt (absent) The University spokesperson opened the meeting by accepting our agenda for the day and adding one (1) item of […]

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EWU Bargaining Survey 2015-17

EWU Bargaining Survey 2015-17

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The EWU bargaining team is preparing to negotiate the 2015-17 contract. The team wants to know EWU members’ highest priorities for bargaining the 2015-17 contract. Please take time to take the EWU Bargaining Survey before the APR 7 DEADLINE. PRINTED SURVEY:  The printed survey is being mailed to homes of […]

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Excerpt from Area Report 1/15/14 (Desiree D) - EWU

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Eastern Washington University (EWU) The EWU 2015 -17 contract team met on January 8th.  On the agenda was building a member survey and creating a set of ground rules to propose to management.  We were successful in getting these tasks completed.  Once we review the final product we will set […]

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