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On Saturday, April 27, 2019 the UHPA Board of Directors met and welcomed eight newly elected and two re-elected Board members from across Hawai‘i . Elected to represent their campus for three-year terms are: Samuel Giordanengo, Associate Professor of History, representing Hawaii Community College. Jeffrey Mexia, Assistant Professor in English, representing Kauai Community College. Karla […]

Volunteer Now for the NALC Food Drive on May 11, 2019

A friendly reminder that the National Association of Letter Carriers’ Food Drive is right around the corner, 5/11/2019. This is the largest one-day food drive in our nation and 250 volunteers are needed. According to the Hawaii Foodbank, 1 in 5 residents utilize the food banks services. On average we bring in 500,000 pounds of […]

UHPA Annual Membership Meeting for 2019

Please be informed that the University of Hawaii Professional Assembly will be holding its 45th Annual Membership Meeting at: KAPIOLANI COMMUNITY COLLEGE KOPIKO BUILDING B Rooms 127 and 128 4303 Diamond Head Road Honolulu, Hawaii 96816 Friday, April 26, 2019 3:30 – 4:30 pm For directions, see campus map

Hawaii State AFL-CIO Program

The Hawaii State AFL-CIO Labor Community Services Program (LCSP) offers two direct services:  Rent/Utility Assistance and Food Program.  They are extending this service to other union members who are being affected by the Federal Government shutdown. Please review the information and policies and notify UHPA if you think you qualify.

Political Action Fund Objection

UHPA has an active Political Endorsement Committee that has participated in state & federal elections through political endorsements, contributions to candidates and independent expenditures on behalf of our endorsed candidates. The UHPA Board of Directors has taken action to allocate from the dues of all Bargaining Unit 7 members an amount of $5.00 a month […]

UHPA Office Closed August 23 & 24

Due to the expected impact of Hurricane Lane, the UHPA office will be closed on Thursday, August 23, and Friday, August 24, 2018.  We anticipate that we will be back in business at 8 a.m. on Monday, August 27, 2018.

UHPA’s Series of Requests to Meet Repeatedly Ignored; Prohibited Practice Complaint Filed

NEWS RELEASE Date: August 6, 2018 Contact: Kris Hanselman Executive Director (808) 593-2157 kris@uhpa.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Gov. David Ige and State Comptroller’s Inattention to University of Hawaii Professional Assembly and U.S. Supreme Court Ruling Result in Inaccurate Payroll Deductions for UH Faculty UHPA’s Series of Requests to Meet Repeatedly Ignored; UHPA Files Prohibited Practice […]