Calendar

 
Jul
28
Fri
Merced Membership Meeting – Central Valley & Pitch90 @ SE2-302
Jul 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

I am pleased to announce that the President of the UAW5810, Anke Schennink, will be in our meeting to chat with UCM postdocs and get to know more about our community in the Central Valley region. I am also excited to announce the continuation of our career development event now named Pitch 90. This is also scheduled for July 28 (noon-1pm). This is an event created by UCM Postdocs (special thanks to Yu, Nate, and Jing). This is a great opportunity for us to improve our oral and improvisation skills.

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.

Merced – Happy Hour @ Gabe's Tavern
Jul 28 @ 6:30 pm
Aug
11
Fri
Merced Membership Meeting – Retirement Planning @ SE2-302
Aug 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this month’s campus membership meeting, you’ll have the opportunity to ask all of your 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!

Irvine – Postdoc Union Social Hour @ BC's Cavern Food Court
Aug 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Join us this Friday for a Postdoc Union social hour in front of BC’s Cavern Food Court. This will be a excellent opportunity to meet your fellow Postdocs, socialize and discuss upcoming Postdoc Union activities. Ice Tea and Boba from Cha for Tea will be provided.

Hope to see you there!

Aug
16
Wed
Davis – Farmer’s Market Postdoc Union Social @ Central Park
Aug 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Come join your colleagues for this month’s Postdoc Union social at the next Farmer’s market picnic. We will enjoy each other’s company, the music, and all the other things the picnic has to offer. Families and friends are of course welcome, and it is also a great opportunity to meet new people!

We will meet in the middle of the park towards B street, close to the horses. (Call or text Will at 774-258-0079 if you have trouble finding us.)

See you there!

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
23
Wed
Berkeley Membership Meeting – Career Development @ Mulford 103
Aug 23 @ 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.

Davis (Sacramento) Membership Meeting – Retirement Planning @ 1106 Blaisdell Library
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this month’s 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.