Monthly Archives: March 2014

Grievance Strike: New Tactic for University of California Grad Employees – Labor Notes (blog)


Labor Notes (blog)

Grievance Strike: New Tactic for University of California Grad Employees
Labor Notes (blog)
Management caved completely, handing members of United Auto Workers Local 2865 victory on a pair of grievances the union was preparing to strike over the next day. “What was key in achieving this victory was the solidarity shown across campus …

Posted in In the Press


Are Tuition Breaks Enough To Combat High Student Debt And Low Graduation … – The Real News Network

Are Tuition Breaks Enough To Combat High Student Debt And Low Graduation
The Real News Network
Samir Sonti is a PhD student in history at the University of California, Santa Barbara and is a head steward for the UC student-workers' union, UAW Local 2865. His writing on higher education has appeared in Jacobin, nonsite, and New Labor Forum.

Posted in In the Press


Universities Offering Tuition Breaks To Combat High Student Debt, Low … – The Real News Network

Universities Offering Tuition Breaks To Combat High Student Debt, Low
The Real News Network
Samir Sonti is a PhD student in history at the University of California, Santa Barbara and is a head steward for the UC student-workers' union, UAW Local 2865. His writing on higher education has appeared in Jacobin, nonsite, and New Labor Forum.

Posted in In the Press


2014 Triennial Elections

The 2014 Triennial Elections are approaching. All Executive Board and Joint Council positions will be open, plus delegates for the International Constitutional Convention. Find all your election needs over on this page.

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Posted in Elections


UAW 2865 on STRIKE!

UAW 2865 Votes to Strike in Week One! As many of you have heard through other communications, our union has voted to call to strike in week one of spring […]

Posted in Irvine, Uncategorized


A Pattern of Unfair Labor Practices on the Part of UC Management: Infosheet

A Pattern of Unfair Labor Practices on the Part of UC Management: Infosheet Our union has called on teaching assistants, readers, and tutors to strike on Thursday, April 3rd, in […]

Posted in Irvine, Uncategorized


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