Calendar

 
Apr
28
Fri
San Francisco Membership Meeting (Mission Bay) – Next Steps After the March for Science @ Mission Hall, Room 2100
Apr 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The April 22nd March for Science marks a historic day of action for researchers at UC, and across the country. At our meeting this month, we will be talking about how we can maintain the momentum from the March, build solidarity within the scientific community, and engage the public to help push back against anti-science policies. Bring your creative ideas!

We will be serving light refreshments.

May
11
Thu
Davis (Sacramento) Membership Meeting – Next Steps After the March for Science @ Blaisdell Library, Room 1106
May 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

The April 22nd March for Science marked a historic day of action for researchers at UC, and across the country. At our meeting this month, we will be talking about how we can maintain the momentum from the March, build solidarity within the scientific community, and engage the public to help push back against anti-science policies. Bring your creative ideas!

Additionally we’ll be electing campus stewards. All members in good standing are eligible to accept nomination.

Lunch will be provided!

May
25
Thu
San Francisco Membership Meeting – Postdoc Housing @ Mission Hall, Mission Bay Campus
May 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Access and affordability of housing is a concern for many, if not all of us. At this month’s membership meeting, we’ll explore the specific housing challenges UC Postdocs face, discuss what options exist at our campus, and talk about how the Postdoc Union can work to increase housing access.

Lunch will be provided!

Jun
12
Mon
Mission Bay – Steward Meeting @ Peasant Pies
Jun 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Jun
21
Wed
San Francisco – “Research In Action” Panel Discussion @ Mission Hall, Room 1400 (Mission Bay Campus)
Jun 21 @ 6:00 pm

What can scientists and researchers do to take action in this political moment?

Join us for an evening panel discussion of researchers followed by a forum and facilitated conversation on the current role of the science community in making political change. What action can we take to follow up on the March for Science, the proposed cuts to the NIH, and the withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement?

Jun
27
Tue
Davis (Sacramento) Membership Meeting @ 1106 Blaisdell Library
Jun 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this month’s Campus Membership Meeting, we will be discussing Personal Time Off and the various kinds of leaves (Maternity, Parental, Personal, Medical, etc.) available to Postdocs, how to make use of those leaves when needed, as well as how paid sick days and holidays work under the contract.

Jun
29
Thu
San Francisco Membership Meeting – Retirement Plans @ Mission Hall
Jun 29 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Jul
13
Thu
UCSF Mission Bay – Steward Training
Jul 13 @ 5:00 pm – 6:15 pm
Jul
25
Tue
Davis (Sacramento) Membership Meeting – Career Development @ Administrative Support Building (ASB), Room 1875
Jul 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this month’s Campus Membership Meeting we will discuss career development resources: how to take advantage of them, rights under our contract and how these rights can be improved upon. Come join us!

UCSF Mission Bay Membership Meeting – Career Development @ Mission Hall
Jul 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm