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Wages Increase as Union Ratifies Six-Year Contract With NYU

Wages Increase as Union Ratifies Six-Year Contract With NYU

By Kenneth Jung, Contributing Writer

January 31, 2018


Filed under News, University News

The Union of Clerical, Administrative, and Technical Staff Local 3882 (UCATS), which represents over 1,400 NYU employees has passed changes to the contract signed with NYU in December. The changes include wage increases, paid parental leave, insurance, and perfect attendance bonuses.

Colin Kaepernick Named GQ’s Citizen of the Year

Colin Kaepernick Named  GQ’s Citizen of the Year

By Helen Xie, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017


Filed under Sports

Colin Kaepernick was awarded the title of GQ's man of the year.

NYU Reacts: Trump vs. LaVar Ball

By Maddie Howard, Sports Editor

November 27, 2017


Filed under Sports

NYU students react to the current Twitter feud between President Donald Trump and media personality LaVar Ball.

The Forgotten 3.4 Million Americans

The Forgotten 3.4 Million Americans

By Paola Nagovitch, Staff Writer

November 1, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Bickering aside, the U.S. and Puerto Rican governments need to prioritize the wellbeing of Puerto Ricans. The region must stop being politicized — 3.4 million U.S. citizens are suffering.

GSOC holds work-in, says university not holding up their end of the contract

GSOC holds work-in, says university not holding up their end of the contract

By Diamond Naga Siu, Contributing Writer

October 15, 2015


Filed under News, University News

GSOC expressed their frustration over what they claim is NYU's resistance to implement last year's contract.

GSOC to vote on contract provisions

By Amanda Morris, Contributing Writer

March 31, 2015


Filed under News

GSOC and NYU officially announced the terms of their contract, which will last until 2020.

NYU Reacts: GSOC agreement

By Alex Bazeley, Deputy News Editor

March 11, 2015


Filed under News

Members of the NYU community react to the university and GSOC agreeing on a contract.

GSOC protests over contracts, benefits

GSOC protests over contracts, benefits

By Larson Binzer, Deputy News Editor

December 3, 2014


Filed under News

GSOC held a rally to protest NYU's lack of a contract to extend benefits and higher pay to working graduate students on Tuesday, Dec. 2.

NYU should provide proper dental care

NYU should provide proper dental care

February 18, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

While organizing with the Graduate Student Organizing Committee, the graduate employee union on campus, I have come across many unnecessary dental disasters — Two grad students who spent $5,000 on necessary procedures for their mouths, substandard care from NYU dental students (a four-visit root...

Council member Christine Quinn advocates for student union rights

May 12, 2013


Filed under News

“We have been working on these issues at NYU for far too long.” City Council Speaker Christine Quinn’s words, delivered outside Bobst Library, didn’t float up the twelve stories to John Sexton’s office. They were fired. On Thursday afternoon, Quinn and several other New York City leaders...