Membership Updates

Feb 262009

Yesterday we completed another bargaining session with the University. We reached a tentative agreement on the “Recognition” article of the contract. This is the section of the contract that codifies [Read More…]

Feb 192009

On Tuesday, February 17th, and Wednesday February 18th, we engaged in the second session of negotiations for our first contract with the University. We presented the University with sixteen proposals; [Read More…]

Feb 062009

We have just concluded our first face-to-face meeting with UC management on our groundbreaking first contract! You can find more information about us at our website. We welcome your sincere [Read More…]

Jan 302009

It is with great sadness that we write to you about the recent death of Sheharbano (Sheri) Sangji, a 23-year old research assistant at the University of California, Los Angeles [Read More…]

Jan 202009

Both the University’s and the Union’s initial bargaining proposals are now available on line on the PRO/UAW website. On Tuesday, January 20th and Tuesday, February 3rd, 2009, the University and [Read More…]

Nov 052008

Last week, PERB verified that a majority of Postdoctoral Scholar Employees, Postdoctoral Scholar Fellows and Postdoctoral Scholar Paid Directs have signed cards choosing PRO/UAW as their Union. Yesterday the University [Read More…]

Oct 282008

Yesterday PRO/UAW and the University of California reached an agreement regarding UC’s objection to the request for recognition petition filed by PRO/UAW for Postdoctoral Scholars at the University of California. [Read More…]

Aug 202008

On June 30th, PRO/UAW filed our unionization petition with the Public Employment Relations Board (PERB) of California. This week, PERB has confirmed that a majority of all University of California [Read More…]