Please join us for our first Academic Researcher general meeting of the new year! We’ll discuss existing recommendations to improve research in the U.S., including the 2018 NAS report: “The Next Generation of Biomedical and Behavioral Sciences Researchers: Breaking Through”. By understanding existing recommendations and reports, we can better craft bargaining proposals to support our careers and UC’s research mission.
All ARs are encourage to attend and lunch will be provided!
Drop by for some drinks and apps, connect with fellow LBL and Berkeley researchers, get answers to any questions you may have about rights and benefits, and discuss ways that we can further strengthen our researcher community.
Join us for our monthly First Thursday researcher happy hour this Thursday! All are welcome to come socialize and network with fellow researchers. Get to know new folks and bring out your labmates too!
Hope to see you there!
Join your fellow Postdocs and Academic Researchers for coffee and donuts. Let’s socialize, talk about our upcoming contract negotiations and celebrate our victories from 2018 including Academic Researchers joining our union, our pay scale increase and stopping UC visa service fees!
We’ll have hot coffee and donuts for everyone – bring your labmates and colleagues too!
Our union is hosting another happy hour! Drop by to relax after work and connect with fellow researchers, get answers to any questions you may have about rights and benefits, and discuss ways that we can further strengthen our researcher community.
Join for a board game evening. Bring your friends and favorite board game(s) to the Price Center gameroom, where we will be able to use the pool tables, table tennis and foosball as well. We will have snacks, and you will be able to purchase food and drinks from Shogun Noodles & Sushi.
At this month’s membership meeting we’ll discuss the basics of filing Federal and State taxes, including issues affecting fellows and international scholars. We will also discuss how recent changes to the tax law will impact Postdocs. Your peers are also an excellent resource for tax questions and this will be a good opportunity to ask questions and share information.
Lunch will be provided!