Email Updates

Announcing Majority Membership!

My name is Aarti, and I’m a 2nd-year in the Environmental Engineering department. I’m a proud member of our union, GSWOC-UAW Local 872, and I’m even more proud to announce that I am part of the member majority! When USC received the first-ever membership list on April...

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Ensure you receive your Ratification Bonus!

My name is Bryan, I’m a PhD Candidate in the English department, helping out with our union and serving as our union’s interim Treasurer. In early March, every grad worker in the bargaining unit should have received a ratification bonus of $400 (~$271, after taxes)....

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Bylaws Amendments + Upcoming Membership Meeting

This is Maggie from Sociology, also the interim President of our union. I’m writing with a couple of important union bylaws updates in advance of this week’s Monthly Membership Meeting. 10 bylaws amendments were submitted to review during the next Monthly Membership...

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Local Union Bylaws First Draft

My name is Maile McCann, I’m a PhD Candidate in Civil Engineering and also the interim Recording Secretary of our Local Union.  I’m emailing you to send along a first draft of our Local Union’s bylaws. As members of a new Local Union within the United Auto Workers...

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Monthly Membership Meeting This Thursday, 11am

My name is Megan, and I’m a 5th year in the Chemistry department, also the interim Financial Secretary of our union. I’m reaching out to remind you about the first-ever Monthly Membership Meeting, where Graduate Student Workers (GSWs) will make plans for the semester...

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