Calendar

 
Feb
21
Tue
Irvine Monthly Membership Meeting – Taxes for Postdocs @ Natural Sciences II, Room 4206
Feb 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this month’s membership meeting we’ll discuss the basics of filing Federal and State taxes, including issues affecting fellows and international scholars. Your peers are also an excellent resource for tax questions and this will be a good opportunity to ask questions and share information.

We will also be discussing what kinds of support we can ask UC to provide for Postdocs affected by the visa ban. Come and share your ideas!

Lunch will be provided!

Feb
22
Wed
Riverside Monthly Membership Meeting – Taxes for Postdocs @ Batchelor Hall, Room 2158
Feb 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this month’s membership meeting we’ll discuss the basics of filing Federal and State taxes, including issues affecting fellows and international scholars. Your peers are also an excellent resource for tax questions and this will be a good opportunity to ask questions and share information.

We will also be discussing what kinds of support we can ask UC to provide for Postdocs affected by the visa ban. Come and share your ideas!

Lunch will be provided!

UCB/LBL – Know Your Rights Immigration Workshop @ Campbell Hall, Room 131
Feb 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Along with the UC Berkeley AstroJustice Group, the Postdoc Union presents a workshop with attorneys from immigration law firm Van Der Hout, Brigagliano & Nightingale, LLP. These attorneys have worked with the Postdoc Union for many years and are very familiar with the specific types of visa and immigration scenarios postdocs face. Attorneys will share crucial information and provide legal consultation for every international postdoc and researcher.

Please click here to RSVP

Also, if you would like to hear about a specific visa or immigration issue, please let us know via the RSVP form.

Sincerely,
UCB and LBL Postdoc Union leadership:

Heather M. Harris, UCB Unit Chair
Abby Kroken, UCB Recording Secretary
Benjamin Smarr, UCB Head Steward
Balthazar Lechene, UCB Head Steward
Aman S. Gill, UCB Head Steward
Nils Zimmermann, LBL Unit Chair
Lydia Majure, Trustee
Carly Ebben-Eaton, Trustee

Feb
23
Thu
San Diego Membership Meeting – Get Tax Advice from a Professional @ Price Center, Earl Warren College Room
Feb 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this month’s membership meeting we’ll discuss the basics of filing Federal and State taxes with a tax expert 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.

We are also working on identifying what kind of support we can work with UC to provide to Postdocs affected by the visa ban. Please bring ideas to the meeting.

Lunch will be provided!

San Francisco Membership Meeting – Taxes for Postdocs @ Mission Hall, Room 2100
Feb 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this month’s membership meeting we’ll discuss the basics of filing Federal and State taxes, including issues affecting fellows and international scholars. Your peers are also an excellent resource for tax questions and this will be a good opportunity to ask questions and share information.

We will also be discussing what kinds of support we can ask UC to provide for Postdocs affected by the visa ban. Come and share your ideas!

Lunch will be provided!

LBL MMM – Taxes for Postdocs @ Building 66, Room 316
Feb 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

At this month’s membership meeting we’ll discuss the basics of filing Federal and State taxes, including issues affecting fellows and international scholars. Your peers are also an excellent resource for tax questions and this will be a good opportunity to ask questions and share information.

We will also be discussing what kinds of support we can ask UC to provide for Postdocs affected by the visa ban. Come and share your ideas!

Lunch will be provided!

Sincerely,

Nils Zimmermann, Unit Chair, LBL

Feb
28
Tue
Los Angeles Membership Meeting – Taxes for Postdocs @ Biomedical Sciences Research Building (BSRB), Room 154
Feb 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this month’s membership meeting we’ll discuss the basics of filing Federal and State taxes, including issues affecting fellows and international scholars. Your peers are also an excellent resource for tax questions and this will be a good opportunity to ask questions and share information.

We will also be discussing what kinds of support we can ask UC to provide for Postdocs affected by the visa ban. Come and share your ideas!

Lunch will be provided!

Merced Membership Meeting – Taxes for Postdocs @ Social Sciences and Management Building (SSM) 230
Feb 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this month’s membership meeting we’ll discuss the basics of filing Federal and State taxes, including issues affecting fellows and international scholars. Your peers are also an excellent resource for tax questions and this will be a good opportunity to ask questions and share information.

We will also be discussing what kinds of support we can ask UC to provide for Postdocs affected by the visa ban. Come and share your ideas!

Lunch (thai food) will be provided!

Mar
1
Wed
UCLA Coffee Hour @ Bombshelter (outside tables unless it's raining, in which we'll be inside.)
Mar 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for a Postdoc union Coffee Hour! Come have coffee and donuts, socialize with your fellow Postdocs, and discuss any questions you have about the union, your working conditions, and/or the current political climate.

When: Wednesday, February 8 from 10-11am
Where: The Bombshelter (outside tables, unless it’s raining in which case we’ll be inside.)

We look forward to seeing you on Wednesday!

Sincerely,

Wen Jiang, Unit Chair
Melissa Agnello, Recording Secretary
Elizabeth Zuniga-Sanchez, Head Steward
Gautam Pulugundla, Head Steward
Allison Sharrow, Head Steward

Santa Barbara – Taxes for Postdocs @ Bren Hall, Room 1424
Mar 1 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

At this month’s membership meeting we’ll discuss the basics of filing Federal and State taxes, including issues affecting fellows and international scholars. Your peers are also an excellent resource for tax questions and this will be a good opportunity to ask questions and share information.

We will also be discussing what kinds of support we can ask UC to provide for Postdocs affected by the visa ban. Come and share your ideas!

Lunch will be provided!