UET Online Magazine

Welcome UET Members

As part of our ongoing efforts to share information, the UET Online Magazine features important announcements on events and learning opportunities for bargaining unit employees. Listed below are links to specific timely information for UET Members. Create or update your User Profile by clicking myUET to receive program updates and the UET Online Magazine by e-mail.

Issue 4: 12/3/2007
  • Parks takes the helm at the UET Board

    A long-time supporter of continuing education and its role in employment security has become the Union Education Trust Board Chair. OCSEA/AFSCME President Eddie Parks assumed the lead role on the UET Board…

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  • Two new trustees support the goals of the Trust

    Two new trustees have been appointed to the Union Education Trust’s Board of Trustees, the group that governs the program. Laura Morris and Tracy Cutright, both OCSEA/AFSMCE State Board members, joined the UET Board in September.

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  • For your security

    As today’s criminals become more technology savvy, it’s important for any entity dealing with people’s personal information to stay several steps ahead of them. The state of Ohio data security breach was a frightening reminder for everyone to be vigilant with how personal information is used and how available it is.

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  • Comparison-shopping for textbooks will save you money

    Textbooks are a substantial expense to participants in the Union Education Trust. A recent government study estimated the average cost of books and supplies for a full-time student at $900. Many books are well over $100.

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  • Funding your higher education goals

    You have identified your training needs and researched training options. Now follows the difficult part: deciding how to pay for it.

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