August 12, 2020 —Graduate Employees’ Organization 3550 (GEO) has entered into impact bargaining negotiations with the University of Michigan over demands ensuring a safe and just pandemic response for all. So far, GEO has made proposals for: The unconditional right
July 13, 2020 — The U-M Provost’s Office has issued a policy and colleges have sent out surveys on Instructional Needs and Preferences for Academic Year 20-21. Here is GEO’s position on them: GEO finds the intention, timing, and process
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.