Joint GEO and United Faculty Meeting This Wednesday, Sept. 10 at 4:30 pm

Join fellow GEO and United Faculty members for a joint meeting this Wednesday, September 10th at 4:30 pm at the IFT Office (850 W. Jackson, Suite 220–bring your ID to enter the building).  We’ll be joined…

GEO Bargaining Survey: Tell Us About Your Work Experiences

Fill out the GEO’s new survey and tell us about your experiences at work! https://www.surveymonkey.com/s.aspx?sm=SMKagQ4WtAWqOrdjL0W7ng%3d%3d   The GEO will begin bargaining for a new contract in early 2015. Tell us about your working conditions, health care, and financial hardship—you can…

UIC GEO Statement Against Discrimination and In Support of Academic Freedom

The Graduate Employees Organization, Local 6297, AFT-IFT, is deeply dismayed to learn of the horrifying racial discrimination that Chuck Conner, a fellow University of Illinois-Chicago employee, has faced on the job. All workers on campus…

Unity Rally and Staff Layoff Protest at UIC Wednesday, July 30

UIC announced this past week that they will eliminate 250 full-time employees at the Medical Center starting August 15th but have been vague about where those cuts will come and whether or not they will affect patient care…

Join the Bargaining Research Committee! First Meeting Wednesday, June 4th

Dear GEO members,   The GEO is launching a campaign for a stronger contract, and we invite you to join us as we fight for better wages, working conditions, and fewer fees for graduate workers.…

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Workers Memorial Day Today, 6:30-8:00 pm at Uri-Eichen Gallery

Workers Memorial Day Today, 6:30-8:00 pm at Uri-Eichen Gallery

The GEO is a proud co-sponsor of the Workers Memorial Day, happening today from 6:30-8:00 pm at the Uri-Eichen Gallery (2101 S.…

The 2014 Steering Committee Election Results Plus Campus Care Survey

2014 GEO Officer Election Results Co-President: Jen Phillis (English) and…

Campus Care Questions and Answers from David Wurster

The following questions were submitted from the GEO membership to…

GEO Elections and General Membership Meeting

GEO Elections and General Membership Meeting On Tuesday, April 22 from…