Monthly Archives: February 2016

Meeting Announcement: Proposed Bylaws Amendment Discussion, March 2 @ 10AM

The Bylaws Committee will be meeting by phone at 10AM on Wednesday, March 2 to discuss the Bylaws amendment proposed at the recent Joint Council meeting.  If you would like to participate in the call, please contact Ben Keller (  Please also circulate this message to interested members on your campuses.

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Posted in Meetings, Statewide Meetings

UAW 2865 Stands in Solidarity with Indian Students

UAW 2865 Stands in Solidarity with Students Across India, Demands an End to Stifling of Dissent

We are a union representing over 14,000 student workers in the University of California system and we stand in joint-struggle with students at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) and students across India fighting for a just society.

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Posted in Solidarity

Letter to Members Regarding UC’s New Sexual Harassment Policy

Dear UAW Members,

On January 1, the University implemented its first UC-wide policy on sexual harassment and assault (link). This policy has far reaching implications for all of us, both as employees and as students. We want to reach out to all members to provide information about the new policy and express some of our concerns regarding the additional tasks it requires us to undertake.  

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Posted in Current Campaigns

February 2016 Vacancy Election Results

The February 2016 Vacancy Election has concluded. Congratulations to the following members, who have been elected by acclimation:

Trustee: Kurt Horner
Sergeant at Arms: Alborz Ghandehari
Head Stewards:
Rachel Houtz
Patricia Bohls
Head Stewards:
Rachael De La Cruz
Head Stewards:
Agatha E.

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Posted in Elections