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Sep
21
Thu
Los Angeles – Sci-fi Movie Night @ UCLA Postdoc Union Office (2nd Floor)
Sep 21 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Join for pizza and drinks and a screening of Ex Machina. This will be a fun opportunity to hang out with peers, talk a little about coming union plans and relax with a good movie. Partners, friends and colleagues are welcome!

Ex Machina is about young programmer who is selected to participate in a ground-breaking experiment in synthetic intelligence by evaluating the human qualities of a breath-taking humanoid A.I. The movie stars Oskar Isaac and Alicia Vikander and it’s about two hours long.

Sci-Fi Movie Night
When: Party begins at 6:30 PM, Movie will start at 7:00 PM
Where: UCLA Postdoc Union office, 1541 Westwood Blvd

The office is a thirty minute walk from campus, and you can also take the Big Blue Bus #1 or #8 to Westwood and Ohio.

Pizza will be provided, and there will be a cash bar for drinks with proceeds going to our union’s VCAP program. Please RSVP here so we know how much food to order

Look forward to seeing you there!

Sincerely,

Ashleigh Morse, Unit Chair
Melissa Agnello, Recording Secretary
Allison Sharrow, Head Steward
Elizabeth Zuniga-Sanchez, Head Steward
Jijun Huang, Steward
Alec Marin, Steward

Sep
24
Sun
Davis Postdoc Union Fall BBQ @ Slide Hill Park
Sep 24 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Come celebrate the beginning of a new academic year with your fellow Postdocs at our annual Postdoc Fall BBQ in Slide Hill Park! We will provide the food and some drinks, but feel free to BYOB (alcohol *is* allowed at the park). Partners, family, friends, and pets are welcome to join. We’ll also be kicking off our first ever postdoc bocce ball tournament!

(At the intersection of Tulip Ln. and Temple Dr.) – we’ll be in the picnic area.

Please RSVP so we can buy enough food and coordinate carpooling if needed. We hope you can make it!

Sep
26
Tue
Davis (Sacramento) Membership Meeting @ Blaisdell Library, Room 1106
Sep 26 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
Los Angeles Membership Meeting @ Biomedical Sciences Research Building, Room 154
Sep 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Merced Membership Meeting @ Science and Engineering Building II,
Sep 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
UCSF (Parnassus) Membership Meeting – Health Benefits @ Kalmanovitz Library, CL-213-214
Sep 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Sep
27
Wed
Berkeley Membership Meeting – Health Benefits @ Stanley 421
Sep 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this month’s membership meeting we’ll discuss the UC Postdoc Health Benefits, and generally how health insurance works in the US. Especially helpful if you’re a relatively new UC Berkeley Postdoc, or you want to educate yourself on all options before the Open Enrollment period coming up in October/November.

Davis Membership Meeting – Health Benefits @ Physics 285
Sep 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this month’s membership meeting we’ll discuss the UC Postdoc Health Benefits, and generally how health insurance works in the US. Especially helpful if you’re a relatively new UC Davis Postdoc, or you want to educate yourself on all options before the Open Enrollment period coming up in October/November.

UCSF (Mission Bay) Membership Meeting – Retirement Planning @ Mission Hall, MH2100
Sep 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Sep
28
Thu
Irvine Membership Meeting – Health Benefits @ Natural Sciences II, Room 4206
Sep 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this month’s membership meeting we’ll discuss the UC Postdoc Health Benefits, and generally how health insurance works in the US. Especially helpful if you’re a relatively new UC Irvine Postdoc, or you want to educate yourself on all options before the Open Enrollment period coming up in October/November.