Hearings over; Columbia still tries to say Postdocs not employees

We are happy to report that we concluded our hearings at the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) yesterday. For our case, we had two postdoctoral researcher witnesses give testimony about ...
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Columbia’s first official response to our union

Yesterday we completed our first day of hearings at the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). Columbia did not accept our petition to have all Postdoctoral Research Scientists, Postdoctoral Research Fellows ...
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Postdoc Union Town Halls this Week!

Come to a Postdoc Union town hall to find out more about our upcoming vote. Last week, we took an exciting step forward by filing a petition with the National ...
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A Big Step Forward for our Postdoc Union: CPW-UAW Files a Petition with the NLRB

A Big Step Forward for our Postdoc Union: CPW-UAW Files a Petition with the NLRB We are excited to announce that today we filed a petition with the National Labor ...
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Tomorrow: March to End Family Separation and BBQ on Sunday

Join us as we rally with the Graduate Workers of Columbia (GWC-UAW) at the March to End Family Separation, tomorrow (Saturday, June 30th) at 10am. Tomorrow, we will join thousands ...
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Oppose the Attack on International Scholars (Chinese visas and Muslim Ban)

Please take a minute to sign this petition from GWC-UAW to oppose the attack on international scholars. Yesterday, the Supreme Court upheld President Trump’s controversial Muslim Ban. This is a ...
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Take the Postdoc Union Survey and Come to our BBQ

We are excited that a majority of postdoctoral researchers have signed up for our union and that we are moving towards filing for an election and winning a good contract ...
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March in NYC Pride and Take the Bargaining Survey

This Sunday is NYC’s Pride parade, a celebration of the history of LGBTQ struggles in the U.S. We are excited to be marching with the Graduate Workers of Columbia and ...
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