Monthly Archives: April 2014

Student workers union reaches tentative agreement on gender-neutral … – Daily Californian

Student workers union reaches tentative agreement on gender-neutral
Daily Californian
The United Auto Workers Local 2865 represents more than 13,000 GSIs, readers and both graduate and undergraduate tutors across the UC system. According to the UC Office of the President, this agreement will ensure student workers, upon employment, …

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UC Davis TAs break down reasons behind strikes – The Aggie


The Aggie

UC Davis TAs break down reasons behind strikes
The Aggie
Since June 2013, the members of the UC Student Workers Union (UAW 2865) have been bargaining with the UC over topics including, but not limited to, various intimidation tactics used by the University, larger classroom sizes and the limited number of …

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Another step for grad employees at UC – Socialist Worker Online


Socialist Worker Online

Another step for grad employees at UC
Socialist Worker Online
SINCE WE, the Academic Workers for a Democratic Union (AWDU), the radical caucus of UAW 2865, took control of our union in 2011, we have been organizing a grassroots campaign to stop privatization of higher education. We participated very actively in …

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Results

2014 Triennial Election
Results

Final vote counts for all positions are posted below. Winners for each race are in bold.

The full Election Report is available here.

Total Statewide Votes: 2719

President
Rob Ackermann 1122
Michelle Glowa 1455

Northern Vice President
Mar Velez 1466
Stephanie Jones 1035

Southern Vice President
Sayil Camacho 1106
Ren-yo Hwang 1391

Financial Secretary
John Gust 1070
Erik Green 1386

Recording Secretary
Kelsey Collier 1065
Leslie Quintanilla 1387

Sergeant At Arms
Skylar Joseph Covich 1070
Asad Haider 1383

Guide
Katy Fox-Hodess 1402
Coral Wheeler 1055

Trustee
Amelia Ray 1093
Beezer de Martelly 1274
Edwin Elias 1043
Amanda Zeddy 1070
Susan Richardson 1283
Henry Maar 1269

Total Berkeley Votes: 670

Berkeley Unit Chair
Olivia Lichterman 172
Krista L.

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Historic Win for Labor and A New Direction in the University of California System – San Diego Free Press


San Diego Free Press

Historic Win for Labor and A New Direction in the University of California System
San Diego Free Press
La Jolla, California — On Tuesday, April 15th, UAW Local 2865, representing graduate student-workers across the University of California system, reached a tentative agreement with UC management regarding the procurement of all-gendered bathrooms …

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Bargaining – April 18 Update

Dear UAW 2865 Members,

Bargaining this week included some significant progress and some very significant delay. Our membership made it clear that this contract should deal with wages and family issues but also extend past previous contracts to include quality of education (by addressing the gap with competitors and class size) and anti-oppression in our workplace (through stronger non-discrimination measures and support for undocumented students).  

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