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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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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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Class Size and Class Struggle: Organizing Lessons from the UCSC Strike – Bay Area Indymedia


Bay Area Indymedia

Class Size and Class Struggle: Organizing Lessons from the UCSC Strike
Bay Area Indymedia
This confirms for those of us involved in UAW 2865 – the student-workers union which represents 13,000 teaching assistants, readers, and tutors across the UC system – that we aren't just a student movement crossing over into labor politics. We are a

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Graduate students of the world, unite! – Al Jazeera America

Graduate students of the world, unite!
Al Jazeera America
It wasn't the American Association of University Professors — the left-leaning professors' union — or a chapter of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, representing service workers; it was United Auto Workers Local 2865.

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