November 8th Rallies: Times and Locations

On November 8th – the one year anniversary of the election of Donald Trump – 13,000 grad workers will rally across the Northeast to protest the Academic 1%’s reliance on Trump Administration policies to delay and deny our right to

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NLRB Sets Union Election at Boston College for September 12-13

NLRB Sets Union Election at Boston College for September 12-13

We finally have some exciting news to share about our election! The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) announced today that the election will take place on campus on Tuesday, September 12th and Wednesday, September 13th.  Eligible graduate employees* from the Carroll

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National Lawyers Guild Chapter Endorses BCGEU-UAW

National Lawyers Guild Chapter Endorses BCGEU-UAW

We’re excited to announce that the Boston College chapter of the National Lawyers Guild has endorsed BCGEU-UAW!  Since the 1930s, the National Lawyers Guild has worked to advance human and civil rights, and played a critical role in providing legal

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Massachusetts Nurses Association Endorses BCGEU-UAW

Massachusetts Nurses Association Endorses BCGEU-UAW

The Massachusetts Nurses Association, the largest union for nurses in the state, has endorsed BCGEU-UAW and expressed their solidarity with graduate workers in the Connell School of Nursing and all other members of BCGEU-UAW. Read their letter bellow. – – –

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NLRB Says Boston College Grad Workers are Employees, Moves Union Election Forward

NLRB Says Boston College Grad Workers are Employees, Moves Union Election Forward

The Boston College Graduate Employees Union – United Auto Workers (BCGEU-UAW) celebrated the National Labor Relations Board’s decision declaring the graduate workers at Boston College are considered employees under the National Labor Relations Act, and moving the process forward toward

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UAW Seeks to Co-Sponsor March for Science

UAW Seeks to Co-Sponsor March for Science

UAW president Dennis Williams has requested that the international union be added as a sponsor for the March for Science in Washington, D.C. on April 22. In an open letter to the march’s organizers: Our union represents tens of thousands of

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BCGEU-UAW Files Election Petition with NLRB after Two-Year Organizing Campaign

BCGEU-UAW Files Election Petition with NLRB after Two-Year Organizing Campaign

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Friday, March 3, 2017 Contact: UAW Public Relations and Publications Department                                           Phone 313-926-5291 Fax 313-926-5120

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BC Graduate Employees Stand with Northeastern University Colleagues Against Administration Misinformation

BC Graduate Employees Stand with Northeastern University Colleagues Against Administration Misinformation

February 20, 2017 CHESTNUT HILL— Members of BCGEU-UAW express their solidarity with GENU-UAW, the graduate student union at Northeastern University, in the face of a deeply dishonest attack from the Northeastern administration. Members of the Northeastern administration attempted to use

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Boston College Graduate Workers Celebrate Restored Right to Unionize

Boston College Graduate Workers Celebrate Restored Right to Unionize

CONTACT Hyacinth Blanchard hblanchard@uaw.net (347) 276-0496 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 29, 2016 BOSTON—The Boston College Graduate Employees Union – United Auto Workers (BCGEU-UAW) joins Columbia Graduate Workers – UAW (GWC-UAW) and thousands of other graduate workers nationwide in celebrating the

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