GEO: An open letter to Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy


Published in the 10/5/2015 UMass Daily Collegian: Dear Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy, On Friday, Sept. 4, the University of Massachusetts welcomed thousands of first-year students to their new home. Many of these students will take up a number of leadership positions on campus throughout their undergraduate experience. Dozens, if not hundreds of them will become resident assistants … Continue reading

RAU/PM Union Meeting!

2015-08-05 RAU Just Cause

RAs and Peer Mentors Did you know: UMass has proposed to extend your weekend duty shifts by an additional 5 hours a shift without reducing your work elsewhere (8:00 PM until Noon the following day) After twelve bargaining sessions, UMass is still adamantly opposed to providing a fair and equal process to RAs and Peer … Continue reading

Please RSVP!

multi holiday

​SAVE THE DATES Membership Meeting ~ October 22, 2015 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM ​(there are three locations to choose from) First Churches of Northampton ​Lyman Hall ​129 Main Street ​Northampton, MA Goddard College  ​The Cottage ​123 Pitkin Road ​Plainfield, VT New Hampshire Rundlett Middle School 144 South St Concord, NH Food & Drink will be served. … Continue reading

GEO Hiring Black Caucus Coordinator


Black Caucus Coordinator   Rationale: The Black Caucus Coordinator addresses the unique needs and issues of both domestic and international Black graduate student-workers and graduate student-workers of Color in our bargaining unit. The Black Caucus Coordinator position responds to GEO’s recognition that this population faces workplace challenges such as unfair labor practices, racism, xenophobia and … Continue reading

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