Tentative Agreement on Just Cause for Resident Assistants/Peer Mentors!

VICTORY!   After almost a year of bargaining, today RAs and PMs reached a tentative agreement on a contract. Our wins include: JUST CAUSE for termination NO new duty hours INCREASED COMPENSATION Cheaper parking in purple lots Paid release time for union organizers We would like to thank our members and allies including Congressman McGovern, Senator Rosenberg, MA AFL-CIO President Tollman, Western MA Jobs with … Continue reading

Student Workers Fight for Just Cause

Since April the Resident Assistants (RAs), now with the addition of the Peer Mentors (PMs), have been battling with UMass Administration to receive the same fairness offered to the other unions on the Amherst campus, including fellow UAW 2322 members (Graduate Employees and Postdocs). Tuesday, December 8th, a rally formed at the student union building and marched their way to the administrative offices at Whitmore.  … Continue reading

Update Your Contact Information TODAY!

Did you recently move? Have a new phone number? Get a new email address? Has your name changed? We rely on you to let us know when information changes. Let us know how to reach you so we can stay in touch, keep you informed, and invite you to participate in events. Keeping your contact information updated with our office will be extremely important in the coming … Continue reading