Calendar

 
Mar
14
Sat
Executive Board Meeting @ UAW 5810 Office
Mar 14 @ 10:30 am
Mar
18
Wed
Irvine Membership Meeting – Tax Workshop and Q&A @ Videoconference
Mar 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Join us for this month’s membership meeting, where we will discuss the basics of filing Federal and State taxes. Your peers are also an excellent resource for tax questions and this will be a great opportunity to ask questions and share information.

In light of COVID-19, we are hoping to provide the option to attend by videoconference. If you would like to connect remotely, please let us know via irvine@uaw5810.org, and we’ll get back to you with the details.

We will also be voting for a representative to our union’s Bylaws committee. The Bylaws committee consists of one elected representative from every campus. We will accept nominations at the meeting and hold an election if necessary.

Mar
24
Tue
Berkeley/LBL Event – Mental Health Resources for Postdocs and Academic Researchers @ Uberconference
Mar 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

This meeting will focus on the range of mental/behavioral health resources that are available to Postdocs and Academic Researchers. This includes what is available on campus, as well as off campus. We’ll also cover how to find providers under our health care plans. And as always, we are each other’s greatest resource, so any information or feedback that you can contribute to this conversation will be most appreciated!

In light of COVID-19, we will be conducting this meeting entirely via videoconference. We will also have a special section on wellness during the shelter in place order.

Mar
25
Wed
Berkeley Membership Meeting – Retirement Benefits @ Zoom Videoconference
Mar 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Join us for a meeting on the retirement plan options for Postdocs and ARs. We have invited a retirement planner from Fidelity Investments to present on items of interest, including the Defined Contribution Plan (DCP), 403b and 457b plans.

You will have the opportunity to ask all of your questions about the plans, the various ways you can invest for the future, and what options you have when your UC employment ends.

In light of COVID-19, we will be conducting this meeting entirely via videoconference.

San Francisco Membership Meeting – AR Know Your Rights @ Zoom Videoconference
Mar 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Join us next Wednesday for our March membership meeting on the new Academic Researcher contract.

We’ll cover the ins and outs of the new Academic Researcher contract, including:

  • Appointments
  • Merit Review process
  • Salary scales
  • and more!

In short, the contract basics for every Academic Researcher! In light of COVID-19, we will be conducting this month’s meeting entirely via videoconference.

Mar
26
Thu
San Diego Membership Meeting – AR Know Your Rights @ Uberconference
Mar 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Join us for our March membership meeting on the new Academic Researcher contract.

We’ll cover the ins and outs of the new Academic Researcher contract, including:

  • Appointments
  • Merit Review process
  • Salary scales
  • and more!

In short, the contract basics for every Academic Researcher! In light of COVID-19, we will be conducting this month’s meeting entirely via videoconference.

Santa Barbara Membership Meeting – Tax Workshop and Q&A @ Zoom Videoconference
Mar 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Join us for this month’s membership meeting, where we will discuss the basics of filing Federal and State taxes. Your peers are also an excellent resource for tax questions and this will be a great opportunity to ask questions and share information.

In light of COVID-19, we will be conducting this meeting entirely via videoconference.

Mar
30
Mon
Riverside Membership Meeting – COVID-19 Discussion and Support @ Zoom Videoconference
Mar 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

This month’s membership meeting will be held online and centered around the impacts that COVID-19 is having on our lives and work. Although we had planned to discuss filing taxes, as this pandemic has unfolded, the tax deadline has been moved from April to July. If you have any questions about your rights as a worker during this unprecedented situation, how we can work together as a union to support each other, please join us on Zoom.

Mar
31
Tue
Davis Membership Meeting – COVID-19 updates and mental health resources
Mar 31 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Join us for our March membership meeting (online version!). We will cover:

  • Updates/FAQs about working conditions during the COVID-19 pandemic including paid time off, remote work,
  • Mental/behavioral health resources that are available to Postdocs and Academic Researchers (especially important during lockdown orders). And as always, we are each other’s greatest resource, so any information or feedback that you can contribute to this conversation will be most appreciated!
Apr
2
Thu
Los Angeles Membership Meeting – Tax Workshop and Q&A @ Zoom
Apr 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Join us for this month’s membership meeting, where we will discuss the basics of filing Federal and State taxes. Your peers are also an excellent resource for tax questions and this will be a great opportunity to ask questions and share information.