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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 Panel Discusses Title IX and Sexual Harassment

GSOC Panel Discusses Title IX and Sexual Harassment

By Darcey Pittman, Contributing Writer

February 21, 2018


Filed under News, University News

GSOC, NYU's graduate students' union, held an event Tuesday on Title IX and sexual misconduct.

NYU GSOC Stands Strong in Light of Recent Conflict at Columbia

NYU GSOC Stands Strong in Light of Recent Conflict at Columbia

By Ehrland Hollingsworth, Contributing Writing

February 2, 2018


Filed under News, University News

NYU's GSOC stands by Columbia's GWC in wake of strain between the Ivy and its graduate students.

Columbia Ruling Wins Union Rights for Grads

Columbia Ruling Wins Union Rights for Grads

By Sayer Devlin, Contributing Writer

September 6, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU's graduate student workers were officially recognized as employees of the university after a recent decision by the National Labor Relations Board.

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

GSOC Voting on Boycott of Israel

GSOC Voting on Boycott of Israel

By Olivia Roos, Contributing Writer

March 28, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU's graduate worker union may be the first private university union to join Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions.

[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.

NYU must deliver on GSOC promises

NYU must deliver on GSOC promises

By WSN Editorial Board

October 18, 2015


Filed under Opinion

NYU must make more of an effort to address the missing graduate student paychecks. The administration's carelessness towards its student finances is wholly unprofessional.

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.

Student-workers angry at payroll backup

Student-workers angry at payroll backup

By Thomas Peracchio, Contributing Writer

October 10, 2015


Filed under News, University News

SLAM occupied the Welcome Center on Friday afternoon to ask the university to rectify a payroll hangup.

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