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...

Update: Bargaining Session 10 – Sept. 23-25

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 Dear Colleague, Members of the ARU Bargaining Team during today’s session. We met again with UC for three days this week (Sept 23-25) at UC Office of the President in Oakland. At this session we discussed and passed proposals on...

Bargaining Session #9 – September 12-13 (UC Santa Cruz)

ARs Deliver Majority Bargaining Petition to UC Admins Thousands of Academic Researchers (a majority of the almost 5,000 ARs at UC) have added their name to a petition calling on UC to end delays and bargain a fair contract! This week across the state, delegations of...

Majority Fair Contract Now Petition Delivered & Bargaining

Monday, September 16, 2019 Dear Colleague, ARs Deliver Majority Bargaining Petition to UC Admins Thousands of Academic Researchers (a majority of the almost 5,000 ARs at UC) have added their name to a petition calling on UC to end delays and bargain a fair contract!...