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WSP Women’s Strike Met With Disruption by Far Right

WSP Women’s Strike Met With Disruption by Far Right

By Mack DeGeurin, News Editor

March 9, 2018


Filed under News, University News

Hundreds of women went on strike in Washington Square Park on International Women's Day this Thursday to rally for a variety of causes, including sanctuary for immigrants and more rights for labor unions.

GSOC Protests for Paid Family Leave in Bobst

GSOC Protests for Paid Family Leave in Bobst

By Sakshi Venkatraman, News Editor

March 9, 2018


Filed under News, University News

The NYU Graduate Student Organizing Committee (GSOC) protested in Bobst on Thursday, calling for paid family leave for university employees.

GSOC Passes Referendum in Support of Boycotting Israel

GSOC Passes Referendum in Support of Boycotting Israel

By Yulin Lou, Staff Writer

April 28, 2016


Filed under City News, News, Uncategorized, University News

Members of the Graduate Student Organizing Committee voted in support of a referendum calling for NYU to withdraw their investments from Israeli state institutions and international corporations complicit in violations of Palestinian human and civil rights.

Faculty Should Stay out of Graduate Worker Union Politics

Faculty Should Stay out of Graduate Worker Union Politics

By Jacob Denz

April 27, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

Statements taking sides in internal union politics can only silence graduate student workers who fear retribution for departing from faculty members’ views

[UPDATE] Walk of Shame criticizes NYU for graduate worker contract violations

[UPDATE] Walk of Shame criticizes NYU for graduate worker contract violations

By Dan Moritz-Rabson, Contributing Writer

December 2, 2015


Filed under News, University News

The Graduate Student Organizing Committee held a Walk of Shame outside of Coles to protest various graduate worker job losses and the imminent closure of Coles gym.

Graduate student workers feel GSOC taxes unfair

Graduate student workers feel GSOC taxes unfair

By Diamond Naga Siu, Staff Writer

October 29, 2015


Filed under News, University News

Graduate Student Organizing Committee will charge union dues to graduate student workers on both wages and stipends without giving notice to the student workers.

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, NYU to start mediation

GSOC, NYU to start mediation

By John Ambrosio, News Editor

November 17, 2014


Filed under News

An update on the ongoing negotiations between GSOC and NYU.

GSOC meets to evaluate contract negotiations

GSOC meets to evaluate contract negotiations

By Stephanie Grella, Staff Writer

November 14, 2014


Filed under News

Members from the Graduate Student Organizing Committee met to discuss their plans as it continues to negotiate with NYU.

Graduate students, NYU still at standstill

Graduate students, NYU still at standstill

By Alex Bazeley, Deputy News Editor

November 12, 2014


Filed under News

The Graduate Student Organizing Committee met with representatives from NYU as a part of a bargaining session.