Earning Credit Hours

It has come to our attention that some management representatives at the National Center for Toxicological Research (NCTR) have instated a limit on the number of credit hours that bargaining unit employees (BUE) can earn annually. Note that the 2014 HHS-NTEU Consolidated Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) does not impose an annual limit to the number of credit hours a BUE may earn and use. Instead, Article 25, Section 7 I, of the CBA, states that: Continue reading “Earning Credit Hours”

2016 Hispanic Heritage Month Theme

National Council of Hispanic Employment Program Managers (HEPM) logoThe National Council of Hispanic Employment Program Managers (NCHEPM), announced on April 20, 2016, the 2016 Hispanic Heritage Month theme, “Hispanic Americans: Embracing, Enriching, and Enabling America.” The theme invites us to  reflect on Hispanic American’s vitality and meaningful legacy in our Nation’s cultural framework. Continue reading “2016 Hispanic Heritage Month Theme”