Student Occupation of UW-Madison Chancellor’s Office Ends in 12 Arrests

In wake of sit-in, demands for Ward to ties with Palermo’s Pizza grow louder Contacts: Claire Hintz, clairehintz@gmail.com, 651-955-8370 Maxwell John Love, maxwelllove@gmail.com, 724-557-6269 At 2:15pm today, 12 students entered Chancellor Ward’s office to protest his refusal to uphold UW-Madison’s code of conduct for companies that produce goods using UW logos. The students were demanding…

Pay Us Back!

Send an email to Vice Chancellor Darrell Bazzell  demanding a raise for graduate employees It’s not just you. Grad employee earnings are getting tougher and tougher to survive on. Between the ever-climbing seg fees, our growing health care contributions, and our stagnant wages, grad students at UW Madison have LOST money — to the tune…

A Strong UW is a Strong Wisconsin!

TAA, UFAS Join K-12 Teachers to Defend Public Education Two years after the historic Wisconsin Uprising began grad student workers, union faculty, academic staff, teachers, and students will march from the UW-Madison campus to the Wisconsin State Capitol to hold a vigil in protest of the ongoing attack on public education and workers’ rights. The…

The TAA Stands with Michigan Workers

The University of Wisconsin-Madison Teaching Assistants’ Association (TAA) stands in solidarity with our union sisters and brothers in the University of Michigan Graduate Employees’ Organization (GEO), the Michigan State University Graduate Employees Union (GEU), the Graduate Employees’ Organizing Committee at Wayne State University (GEOC), the Teaching Assistants Union at Western Michigan University (TAU), and the…