On January 12, 2021, representatives of the University attended the fifty-third bargaining session with the union committee representing graduate student assistants. The bargaining session was held via video conference.
The University and the Union each presented revised proposals on Professional Development. The University also presented revised proposals on Leaves of Absence and Effective Dates and Duration. The Union also presented revised proposals on Vacation and International Student Employees, as well as a package proposal withdrawing Successorship and modifying Subcontracting, Past Practices, Union Access and Rights, and Union Security.
The parties discussed the proposals.
The next bargaining session is scheduled for January 14, 2021