San Diego – New Year & AR Contract Celebration @ Price Center Bear Room (in Sun God Lounge)
Jan 16 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Please join us on Thursday, January 16 to celebrate a great 2019. This was a momentous year for our union, with many victories including Academic Researchers winning a great contract. Let’s celebrate our hard work, our research accomplishments, and our solidarity.

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Davis Membership Meeting – Housing Issues and Renters’ Rights in Davis @ GBSF 2202
Jan 29 @ 12:10 pm – 1:10 pm

Join us to discuss housing and renters rights. In the last few years community leaders including Postdocs and Academic Researchers have been engaged to change the conversation in Davis to support the creation of new housing. Here we will have a brief presentation on the history of housing in Davis and what has changed in the last few years including the creation of the Davis Renters Rights Ordinance. Lastly, we will have an overview of your rights as renters and recent new protections renters in Davis and across California have secured.

San Diego Membership Meeting – Planning for 2020 @ Price Center, Roosevelt College Room (2nd Floor Above Subway)
Jan 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Join us for our first membership meeting of the year, where we will discuss our plan for 2020! This year we have the opportunity to protect and expand the rights of Postdocs and Academic Researchers at UC, as well as advocate for laws and lawmakers that help the research community.

Irvine Celebration @ Natural Sciences 1, Room 1114
Jan 30 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us for a social to celebrate a great 2019 and kick start the new year. Come celebrate our hard work, our research accomplishments, and our solidarity. Beverages and snacks will be provided – if you’d like to bring something to share, that would be super, but not required though!  During the January 30 social at 5PM, we will have a short 15-minute meeting to share the latest updates, as well as hold an election for a UCI representative on our union’s elections committee. The elections committee consists of one elected representative from every campus. We will accept nominations at the meeting and hold an election if necessary.

San Diego Membership Meeting – Tax Workshop and Q&A @ Center for Neural Circuits and Behavior (CNCB) Large Conference Room
Feb 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Join this month’s membership meeting. We will discuss the basics of filing Federal and State taxes with tax experts from H&R Block. Your peers are also an excellent resource for tax questions and this will be a great opportunity to ask questions and share information.