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Fall Elections with GSOC!

Dear fellow members, We will be holding elections for THREE different union positions in our Members meeting on July 19th at 4:30 pm. The positions up for election are 3 Organizing Committee Chairs (unpaid), Open Steward Positions in every district (unpaid), and  3 Fall Semester Unit Representative (paid!). If you are going to attend any members’ meeting, this…

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June 1 Members’ Email

Dear GSOC members, After almost a year of delays, NYU has finally started processing outstanding back pay—including retroactive wages, service bonuses, and vacation pay—for Academic Year 2020–2021, and is expected to process most service bonuses and vacation pay for 2021–22 this summer.However, we are already hearing from some members who still have not received all…

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March 15th Members’ Newsletter

Dear fellow members, Join us next Tuesday, March 22nd at 4:30 PM ET for our monthly member’s meeting! We will be electing new OC chairs, unit reps, and stewards. Read on for details on how to apply as well as updates about the tax and legal fund for international and immigrant workers, the out of pocket healthcare fund, back pay…

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Retroactive Pay

Dear fellow worker,With our new Collective Bargaining Agreement, we won raises or bonuses for all workers, including those who worked in eligible hourly positions, as non-STEM research assistants, and in teaching positions during the academic year 2020-2021. Depending on your position, you may be eligible to receive retroactive pay. Hourly workers and non-STEM Research Assistants (RAs)NYU Human Resources…

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Contract Ratified!

Dear member, Our new contract has now been ratified! GSOC members voted YES by a 99% majority to ratify the contract (1103 in favor, 11 against). We couldn’t have done this without all of you and a strong united strike. What does this mean for you? Review the agreement here. Our new contract will be retroactive from fall…

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Bargaining Update & Strike Fund Registration

Dear members, TL;DR: The strike is working!By applying pressure on the university, we have made significant wins on a number of demands regarding vacation and parental leave, although NYU continues to be intransigent on a range of important issues.Read below for moreIn order to receive strike benefits, you must come in person to register if you’re in NYC,…

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