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Higher Education 
Labor-Management Conference
California State University, Long Beach
The Pointe Conference Center
December 1-2, 2017


Register Now  for the National Center's conference at California State University, Long Beach on December 1-2, 2017.   The conference will include multiple panels on timely subjects relevant to faculty, staff and administrators at universities, colleges, and community colleges.

Panel Presentations
Plenary: The Impact of Immigration Enforcement on Higher Education with
Debbie Smith, Associate Counsel, SEIU, Jennifer Koh, Professor of Law and Director, Immigration Clinic,  Western State College of Law,  Karen Ling, Faculty Immigration Advisor, Office of Academic Affairs, CSU East Bay, and  Theresa Montano, Vice President, California Teachers Association, Moderator. 

Unionization and Bargaining Regarding Adjunct Faculty with Steven Wyllie, Supervisory Attorney, National Labor Relations Board Region 31, Nadine Fishel, Associate Director of Labor Relations, University of California, Mia McIver, President, University Council, AFT, Maria Keegan Myers, Rothner, Segall & Greenstone,  Jon C. McNutt, Musick, Peeler & Garrett LLP,  and Rene Castro, Assistant Vice Chancellor, Employee and Labor Relations, California State University, Moderator.
Current Labor-Management Issues for College Non-Academic Staff with Jo Ann Juarez-Salazar, Executive Director, California State University Employees Union, John Swarbrick, Associate Vice Chancellor, Senior Labor Relations Advisor and Chief Negotiator, California State University, Molly Malone, Public Services Director, SEIU Local 503, OPEU, Alex Najera, Employee and Labor Relations Representative, University of California, Riverside, and Arlene King-Berry, University of District of Columbia, Moderator. 

Strategies and Challenges in Higher Education Funding with Lillian Taiz, Chair, California Faculty Association Political Action/Legislative Committee, Jennifer Baker, Legislative Advocate, California Teachers Association, Kathleen Chavira, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Advocacy and State Relations, California State University, Doug W. Otto, Long Beach Community College Trustee, and  Theodore Curry, Associate Provost,  Associate Vice President, Michigan State University, Moderator. 
Current Labor-Management Issues at Community Colleges with William T. Scroggins, President and CEO, Mt. San Antonio College, Rose DelGaudio, VP of Human Resources, Long Beach City College, DeWayne Sheaffer, President, NEA National Council for Higher Education, Lynette Nyaggah, President, Community College Association, CTA-NEA, and Laura N. Metune, Vice Chancellor, Governmental Relations, California Community College Chancellor's Office, Moderator. 

Agency Fees: Janus v. AFSCME and Its Ramifications for  Employees and Employers with  Alexandra Robert Gordon, Deputy Attorney General, California Department of Justice,  Ruben Garcia, Associate Dean for Faculty Development and Research, William S. Boyd School of Law Professor, University of Nevada, Las Vegas,  Jennifer Eagan, President, California Faculty Association, and  William Connellan, Assistant Provost, University of Florida, Moderator.

Accreditation in Higher Education Today with  Rufus Glasper, President and CEO, League for Innovation in the Community College,  Paul L. Gaston, Trustees Professor Emeritus, Kent State University,  Nicole Hochsprung, Senior Policy Associate, AFT Higher Education,  Robert Shireman, Senior Fellow, Century Foundation, and  Margaret Merryfield, Assistant Vice Chancellor, Academic Human Resources, California State University, Moderator.  

Collective Bargaining and Labor Relations for Administrators and Labor Representatives with Karen Stubaus, Vice President, Academic Affairs & Administration, Rutgers University, Jonathan Karpf, Assistant Vice President, Lecturers (North), California Faculty Association, David Cecil, Executive Director, United Academics of the University of Oregon, Colleen Mullery, Senior Associate Vice President for Faculty Affairs and Human Resources, Humboldt State University, and Mariann Hyland, Assistant Vice Provost for Academic Affairs, University of Oregon, Moderator.
Discipline: How to Investigate, Present, and Defend with Kathy Sheffield, Director of Representation, California Faculty Association, Peter Fehrs, Senior Labor Relations Coordinator, University of Oregon, Michelle Hunt, Associate Vice President for Faculty Affairs, CSU San Marcos, Mara M. Otero, Senior Labor Relations Representative, California School Employees Association, North Bay, and David Weinberg, Arbitrator and Mediator, Moderator.
Closing Plenary:  Where Do We Go From Here? with Gary Rhoades, Professor and Director of the University of Arizona's Center for the Study of Higher Education, Adrianna Kezar, Professor, USC, Co-director Pullias Center and Director, Delphi Project, and Malini Cadambi Daniel, Director for Higher Education, SEIU, Moderator. 
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