|UAW Local 1714|
The Education Committee responsibilities are to educate and train union members, building the power of the union movement. This committee holds orientation for new members, and provides classes, material and information based on the needs of the membership. Films, material, outlines, and guides developed to help them inform the membership on issues, train new stewards and committeemen, and mobilize greater solidarity are provided to the committee by the Education Department of the International Union.
Members of the Local's Education Committee are: Mark Rossell (Chairperson), Timothy Cole, Jennifer Jones, Louis Robinson Jr
Our Education Committee established the Scholarship Awards program in 1988, for legal dependents of UAW Local 1714 members. The first Scholarships were awarded in 1989. Proving to be a successful program, it has served as a guideline for scholarship programs in other organizations.