Calendar

 
Apr
18
Tue
San Francisco – March for Science Sign-Making Happy Hour @ Spark Food Truck Park
Apr 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Apr
19
Wed
San Francisco – March for Science Sign-Making Happy Hour @ Yancy's Saloon
Apr 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Apr
28
Fri
San Francisco Membership Meeting – Next Steps After the March for Science @ Kalmanovitz Library, CL-211/212
Apr 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The April 22nd March for Science marks a historic day of action for researchers at UC, and across the country. At our meeting this month, we will be talking about how we can maintain the momentum from the March, build solidarity within the scientific community, and engage the public to help push back against anti-science policies. Bring your creative ideas!

We will be serving light refreshments.

May
11
Thu
Davis (Sacramento) Membership Meeting – Next Steps After the March for Science @ Blaisdell Library, Room 1106
May 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

The April 22nd March for Science marked a historic day of action for researchers at UC, and across the country. At our meeting this month, we will be talking about how we can maintain the momentum from the March, build solidarity within the scientific community, and engage the public to help push back against anti-science policies. Bring your creative ideas!

Additionally we’ll be electing campus stewards. All members in good standing are eligible to accept nomination.

Lunch will be provided!

Jun
14
Wed
Parnassus – Steward Meeting @ Ladle & Leaf (upstairs atrium)
Jun 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Jun
27
Tue
Davis (Sacramento) Membership Meeting @ 1106 Blaisdell Library
Jun 27 @ 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.

Jul
12
Wed
UCSF Parnassus – Steward Training
Jul 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Jul
25
Tue
Davis (Sacramento) Membership Meeting – Career Development @ Administrative Support Building (ASB), Room 1875
Jul 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this month’s Campus Membership Meeting we will discuss career development resources: how to take advantage of them, rights under our contract and how these rights can be improved upon. Come join us!

Aug
23
Wed
Davis (Sacramento) Membership Meeting – Retirement Planning @ 1106 Blaisdell Library
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this month’s membership meeting we’ll answer frequently asked questions about retirement plan options for Postdocs, including the Defined Contribution Plan (DCP). We’ll be joined by a retirement planner from Fidelity Investments who can provide expert advice.

Aug
29
Tue
UCSF (Parnassus) Membership Meeting – Parental Leave and Time Off @ Kalmanovitz Library, Room L-212
Aug 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this week’s Campus Membership Meetings, 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.

We’ll also be talking about how our Union is fighting to save science funding in the 2018 budget as well as fair immigration policies, and our plans to meet with our Congress members on these issues.

Lunch will be provided!