Calendar

 
Jul
22
Sat
Joint Council Meeting @ Skaggs Pharmaceutical Sciences Building (PSB), Classroom 1186
Jul 22 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Jul
25
Tue
Los Angeles Membership Meeting – Leaves @ Biomedical Sciences Research Building, Room 154
Jul 25 @ 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.

UCSF Mission Bay Membership Meeting – Career Development @ Mission Hall
Jul 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Jul
27
Thu
UCSF Postdoc Orientation (Mission Bay Campus) @ Mission Hall, Room 1407
Jul 27 @ 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Jul
28
Fri
Merced Membership Meeting – Central Valley & Pitch90 @ SE2-302
Jul 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

I am pleased to announce that the President of the UAW5810, Anke Schennink, will be in our meeting to chat with UCM postdocs and get to know more about our community in the Central Valley region. I am also excited to announce the continuation of our career development event now named Pitch 90. This is also scheduled for July 28 (noon-1pm). This is an event created by UCM Postdocs (special thanks to Yu, Nate, and Jing). This is a great opportunity for us to improve our oral and improvisation skills.

Santa Barbara Membership Meeting – Retirement Plans @ Bren Hall, Room 4016
Jul 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this month’s campus 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 Cesar Cap from Fidelity Investments who can provide expert advice. We will also update you on the status of our statewide grievance over UC’s proposal to increase Postdoc retirement plan fees. Hope to see you there!

Lunch will be provided.

Merced – Happy Hour @ Gabe's Tavern
Jul 28 @ 6:30 pm
Aug
11
Fri
Merced Membership Meeting – Retirement Planning @ SE2-302
Aug 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this month’s campus membership meeting, you’ll have the opportunity to ask all of your 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. We will also update you on the status of our statewide grievance over UC’s proposal to increase Postdoc retirement plan fees. Hope to see you there!

Aug
25
Fri
Santa Barbara Membership Meeting – Career Development @ Bren Hall, Room 4016
Aug 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!

Lunch will be provided.

Aug
29
Tue
Los Angeles Membership Meeting – Retirement Benefits @ Biomedical Sciences Research Building, Room 154
Aug 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

At this month’s campus 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. We will also update you on the status of our statewide grievance over UC’s proposal to increase Postdoc retirement plan fees. Hope to see you there!