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December 2016


FYI: Highlights from the Executive Council and other news of note


  • Faculty Association and Benefit Fund closings: The FA office will be closed December 22 and 23 as well as from December 29 to January 6.

    The Benefit Fund office will be closed on December 23.

  • Longevity checks: According to payroll longevity checks will be distributed to full-time faculty employed more than ten years by Suffolk County on January 12, 2017.

Years of FT Service Amount
10-14 $1,250
15-19 $1,750
20-24 $2,250
25-29 $2,600
30+ $3,150

  • Wintersession 2017 and spring 2017 adjunct/overload checks: According to payroll faculty who teach during the wintersession will receive one check on January 19. Here are the spring 2017 adjunct/overload pay dates:

March 2 April 27
March 16 May 11
March 30 May 25
April 13  

Faculty teaching early end classes will receive four checks from March 2 to April 13, 2017; faculty teaching late start classes will receive four checks from April 13 to May 25, 2017.

  • Finding your total annual dues for your taxes: For tax filing purposes here’s how to find your total amount of dues paid from January to December 2016: In MySCCC, click the Employees tab, then Pay Stub. Click the Deductions History link at the bottom of the page.

  • Prescription drug claim forms: Prescription drug claims for 2016 must be received by Daniel H. Cook by April 30, 2017. The form is available at the Benefit Fund office, Southampton 224D (Ammerman), or on our website:

  • EMHP claim forms: Faculty must submit all unpaid 2016 medical claims to Empire Blue Cross by March 31, 2017, to receive reimbursement for covered out-of-pocket expenses. Forms are on the EMHP website:

  • February faculty development workshops: Three faculty development workshops will be held next spring (all during common hour):

  • February 1 at Ammerman: Old Field Room, Babylon Student Center
  • February 8 at Grant: Sagtikos 221
  • February 15 at Eastern: Corchaug 18
  • Executive Council reps ready to help you: Don't forget that each member has a specially assigned EC rep who stands at the ready to assist you. Find your department or area here to see who your assigned EC rep is: there are full-time reps by campus and full-time reps for PAs and specialists as well as adjunct reps assigned by college-wide discipline/area.

    In this spirit we'd like to welcome the following newly elected EC reps to the team. Congrats on being elected, and we look forward to working with you!
    Ammerman Christina Bosco
    • Social Services/Behavioral Sciences/Criminal Justice
    Eastern Nina Acquavita
    • Library, Humanities, Counseling
    Grant Davorin Dujmovic
    • Natural Sciences, Math
      Janet Simpson
    • Humanities
    Adjuncts Robert Anzalone
    • Social Sciences
      Jill Santiago
    • Humanities, Arts, Music, Philosophy
      Lea Dato
    • Nursing, PE, Health Sciences