February 8, 2019 Anti-Foxconn Banner Drop

Do you have any thought on the UW-Foxconn deal? On the morning of February 8, the TAA caucus–”UW Foxhounds”–orchestrated a banner drop preceding the Board of Regents meeting at Union South. The deal was not just an “employment opportunity” or “potential research collaboration.” The Board of Regents used such rhetoric to make us complicit in our…

Anti-Foxconn Update: Jan 16

The Anti-Foxconn Caucus met to strategize around upcoming events concerning Foxconn’s presence on the UW campus, as well as our broader goals for organizing, media, and outreach. We will begin preparing questions for the upcoming Board of Regents meeting, as well as coordinating with other TAA committees to ensure graduate student concerns are addressed. In…