Monthly Archives: May 2013

Election Results Announcement

Dear UC Student-Workers,

The Elections Committee is pleased to announce that John Gust was elected Southern Vice President and Rob Ackermann was elected Financial Secretary. Thank you for your participation in this democratic process. A summary of the vote count is below and we will post a detailed Final Report as soon as possible.

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Posted in Elections, Elections - Priority


Weingarten Rights: Protection through Representation

One of the reasons that I had thought that starting a blog for the union was the ability to communicate some of the basic rights available to the membership, along […]

Posted in Irvine, Uncategorized


UCI Composition and Workload Inequalities

Recently a UCI humanities graduate program alumnus wrote a piece for Slate called “Thesis Hatement.” It’s one of those “don’t go to grad school” diatribes that crop up about once or […]

Posted in Irvine, Uncategorized


A May Day call for our rights – Socialist Worker Online


Socialist Worker Online

A May Day call for our rights
Socialist Worker Online
UAW Local 2865 head steward and graduate employee Amanda Armstrong spoke outside California Hall about the contract negotiations that graduate student instructors, readers and tutors are going through. She talked about the important demands the

Posted in In the Press


The UCI UAW Heeds the BSU Call for Action against Anti-Black Racism

Our union stands in solidarity with the UCI Black Student Union in their response to anti-Black racism on campus. If you have not individually responded to the call, there is […]

Posted in Irvine, Uncategorized


UAW local 2865 Vacancy Elections

UAW 2865 will be holding elections to fill a current vacancy. Only members can vote in an election, but you can sign-up to be a member and vote in the […]

Posted in Irvine, Uncategorized


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