CONTENTS1. COVID Conditions Town Halls2. U-M Leadership Town Hall3. SPAC Solidarity Digest4. New Contract Highlights5. Get to Know Your Contract!6. GEO Caucuses need YOU!7. Vote by Mail in the Michigan State Primaries August 4th COVID Conditions Town Halls Graduate students
Read the GEO COVID Caucus’ May 25th op-ed in the Michigan Daily: The University of Michigan is a “people business” and public-serving institution. U-M must live up to its mission by financially supporting its people and protecting our health and
by the GEO COVID Caucus May 14, 2020 In responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, the University of Michigan’s administration has been quick to assert the need for austerity. However, we know almost nothing about U-M’s actual financial situation. This top-down
GEO’s COVID-19 Caucus just delivered an open letter to U-M admin signed by 1700+ grad workers, faculty allies, & community members demanding essential protections for grad workers during this pandemic. Read our op-ed in The Michigan Daily.
At Wednesday’s remote bargaining session, our Bargaining Team passed across the table multiple counter offers targeting various issues within our platform. There were some productive discussions with Academic HR about access to gender-inclusive restrooms and about protections against chronic GSI overwork. In stark contrast,