Calendar

 
Jul
22
Sat
Joint Council Meeting @ Skaggs Pharmaceutical Sciences Building (PSB), Classroom 1186
Jul 22 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Jul
25
Tue
San Diego – Postdoc Union Coffee Hour (School of Medicine) @ Biomedical Entrance (Facing Leichtag)
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

This month we are hosting coffee hours on campus. We hope you can stop by for coffee and cookies. This is a great opportunity to meet other Postdocs and get updates on the work we are doing as a union.

Hope to see you there!

UCSF Mission Bay Membership Meeting – Career Development @ Mission Hall
Jul 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Jul
26
Wed
San Diego – Postdoc Union Happy Hour (Revelle and Muir) @ Outside Hi Thai
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

This month we are hosting coffee hours on campus. We hope you can stop by for coffee and cookies. This is a great opportunity to meet other Postdocs and get updates on the work we are doing as a union.

Hope to see you there!

Jul
27
Thu
UCSF Postdoc Orientation (Mission Bay Campus) @ Mission Hall, Room 1407
Jul 27 @ 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Jul
28
Fri
San Diego Membership Meeting – Retirement Benefits @ Eleanor Roosevelt College room (Price Center, 2nd Floor)
Jul 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this month’s campus membership meeting we’ll answer frequently asked questions about retirement plan options for Postdocs, including the Defined Contribution Plan (DCP). We’ll be joined by a retirement planner from Fidelity Investments who can provide expert advice. We will also update you on the status of our statewide grievance over UC’s proposal to increase Postdoc retirement plan fees. Hope to see you there!

Lunch will be provided.

Santa Barbara Membership Meeting – Retirement Plans @ Bren Hall, Room 4016
Jul 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this month’s campus membership meeting we’ll answer frequently asked questions about retirement plan options for Postdocs, including the Defined Contribution Plan (DCP). We’ll be joined by Cesar Cap from Fidelity Investments who can provide expert advice. We will also update you on the status of our statewide grievance over UC’s proposal to increase Postdoc retirement plan fees. Hope to see you there!

Lunch will be provided.

Aug
18
Fri
San Diego – Postdoc Union Happy Hour @ BJ's
Aug 18 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us for our August Happy Hour, one week from today! Partners and colleagues are welcome. This is a great opportunity to meet other Postdocs in San Diego. And there will be a discounted happy hour rate.

Please RSVP by clicking here.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Aug
25
Fri
Santa Barbara Membership Meeting – Career Development @ Bren Hall, Room 4016
Aug 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!

Lunch will be provided.

Aug
30
Wed
UCSF (Mission Bay) Membership Meeting – Parental Leave and Time Off @ Mission Hall, Room 2110
Aug 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this week’s Campus Membership Meetings, 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.

We’ll also be talking about how our Union is fighting to save science funding in the 2018 budget as well as fair immigration policies, and our plans to meet with our Congress members on these issues.

Lunch will be provided.