Calendar

 
Dec
3
Tue
Irvine Membership Meeting – Time Off and Leaves for Postdocs @ McGaugh Hall (building 503), room 4205
Dec 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this month’s Campus Membership Meeting, 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.

Lunch will be provided!

Dec
4
Wed
Davis Membership Meeting – Time off and Leaves for Postdocs @ GBSF 2202
Dec 4 @ 12:10 pm – 1:10 pm

At this month’s Campus Membership Meeting, 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.

Lunch will be provided!

Dec
5
Thu
Berkeley/LBL – End of Year Party and AR Contract Celebration @ UAW 5810 Union Office
Dec 5 @ 5:30 pm

Please join us for a party on Thursday, December 5th to celebrate a great 2019. This was a momentous year for our union, with Academic Researchers winning a great contract and beginning to join as members. Please join us to celebrate our hard work, our research accomplishments, and our solidarity. Drinks will be provided, you are encouraged to bring food to share.

Please click here to RSVP.

Dec
7
Sat
Davis – End of Year BBQ and AR Contract Celebration @ Slide Hill Park
Dec 7 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Please join us for a BBQ on Saturday, December 7 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. Burgers (including veggie burgers), hot dogs and buns will be provided. Please bring side dishes or drinks to share.

Please click here to RSVP!

Dec
12
Thu
LBL Membership Meeting – Time Off and Leaves for Postdocs @ 70A-3377
Dec 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this month’s Campus Membership Meeting, 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.

Lunch will be provided!

Jan
23
Thu
Berkeley Membership Meeting – Planning for 2020 @ Cory Hall, Room 529
Jan 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Please join us for our first membership meetings 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.

Lunch will be provided!

Jan
29
Wed
LBL Membership Meeting – Planning for 2020 @ 84-318
Jan 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Join us today 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.

We will also be voting for a representative to the 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.

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.

Jan
30
Thu
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.

Feb
13
Thu
Berkeley Happy Hour @ Snack Shack
Feb 13 @ 5:30 pm

At this event we will also be voting for a representative and an alternate to the elections committee. The UAW local 5810 elections committee consists of one elected representative from every campus. We will accept nominations at the beginning of happy hour and hold an election if necessary.