The Legislature didn't ROC; we are walking out!

Frustrated with legislative inaction on investment in the state’s Community and Technical Colleges (CTCs), AFT Washington locals throughout the state are planning a week of action for April 15-18. Events include walkouts at several campuses, informational picketing, tabling, and a social media campaign.

Events planned for April 16th include:

Shoreline Community College

  • WHAT: Walkout from 9:30 AM on; march at 12:30 PM
  • WHERE: Gathering at Main Courtyard
  • WHEN: Program from 9:40 AM
  • WHO: Featured Speaker: Dow Constantine, King County Executive

Seattle Central College

  • WHAT: Walkout from 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
  • WHERE: Gathering at South Plaza on Broadway near Pine Street
  • WHEN: Program from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
  • WHO: Featured Speaker: Kshama Sawant, Seattle City Council District 3

North Seattle College:

  • WHAT: Walkout from 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
  • WHERE: Gathering at flag pole at west entrance off of College Way
  • WHEN: Program from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
  • WHO: Featured Speaker: Peter Lortz, Vice President of Instruction

South Seattle College

  • WHAT: Walkout from 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
  • WHERE: Gathering at Clock Tower Plaza
  • WHEN: Program from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
  • WHO: Featured Speaker: President Rosie Rimundo-Chareunsap

Bates Technical College

  • WHAT: Informational picket
  • WHEN: 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM

Peninsula College:

  • WHAT: A Walk In The Park
  • WHEN: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Pierce College

  • WHAT: Tabling
  • WHERE: Steilacoom Campus, April 16; Puyallup Campus, April 17
  • WHEN: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Edmonds Community College

  • WHAT: Tabling
  • WHERE: Edmonds  CC Campus

Green River College

Our Allies:

Bellevue College

  • WHAT: Rally
  • WHERE: Bellevue College Free Speech Zone
  • WHEN: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Highline College

The Evergreen State College

A poster with a call to action