Sam Russo, community college part-timer for nearly 30 years and president of Adjunct Faculty United, Local 6106, in the North Orange County Community College District for nearly 14 years, will be retiring in May.

One of the founding members of his union, now the largest part-time only local in the state, Russo also represented part-time interests on the CFT Executive Council for 10 years and as chair of the CFT Part-Time Committee for six years. The Part-Timer thanks Sam Russo for his dedication to the struggle for equity and dignity for all faculty.