June 15, 2020

June 15, 2020

On June 15, 2020, representatives of the University attended the thirty-seventh bargaining session with the union committee representing graduate student assistants. The bargaining session was held via video conference.

The Union raised concerns related to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. The parties discussed the concerns raised.

The University presented revised proposals on Grievance and Arbitration, Union Activity/Access, International Student Employees, and No Strike/No Lockout.

The Union presented revised proposals on International Student Worker Rights, Union Access and Rights, and Appointments.

The parties discussed the revised proposals. The University presented a revised proposal on Appointments reflecting a clarification.  The parties also discussed Job Posting.

The next bargaining session is scheduled for June 22, 2020.