Orientation Organizing Campaign

Organizing is the heart of unionism, connecting workers and building power to advance our shared interests. We need to organize to build and strengthen our union, and we’re kicking off a major organizing drive in conjunction with upcoming department orientations and the beginning of the academic year. Can you be involved? If you’re interested, contact…

Update Your Union Information!

With the coming of a new academic year, the TAA needs to update its roster of information about all of us as rank-and-file members. We would like to have all of our members fill out an electronic of our “blue card,” our normal membership card. Part of running a good organization is having proper information…

T-Shirt Design Contest Continues

As announced in our last e-newsletter, we are running a design contest for our 2009-2010 annual t-shirt. Take a look here for further details. We need you to submit your ideas and designs. And we need you to have your submissions in by the end of this week. If you have any questions, please contact…

Contract Update and Paycut Request Information

As we reported in our last e-newsletter, a request has been made from the Office of State Employment Relations (OSER) to have TAA members give up our duly-negotiated wage increases. Our Executive Board considered this request for a paycut to be imposed upon all TAs and PAs and debated it at length at our meeting…