Bargaining Session #11 – October 10-11 (UC Irvine)

The Bargaining Team met with UC for the 11th bargaining session on October 11 and 12 in Irvine. We had many productive discussions, particularly on wages, paid parental leave and bridge funding, but have yet to see significant change in UC administration’s...

Academic Researcher Bargaining Update – Oct. 10 And 11

Sunday, October 13, 2019 Dear Colleague, The Bargaining Team met with UC for the 11th bargaining session on October 11 and 12 in Irvine. We had many productive discussions, particularly on wages, paid parental leave and bridge funding, but have yet to see significant...

ARU Strike Authorization Vote Begins Today

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 Dear Colleague, We, the Academic Researchers United/UAW 5810 Bargaining Team, are writing to encourage you to vote “Yes” in the Strike Authorization Vote that begins today. A strike authorization vote is a process through which...

ARU Strike Authorization Vote Begins Wednesday, 10/2

Wednesday, September 26, 2019 Dear Colleague, We are your elected Bargaining Team members and volunteer activists. Starting on Wednesday, October 2 and continuing through Friday, October 18, our Union–Academic Researchers United / UAW 5810–will hold a...