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Oct. 6

3:30-5:00PM

302 Gerlinger Hall

Fall General Membership Meeting

Held the second week of each academic quarter (except summer). The Fall Term GMM will be held on October 6, 2022 from 3:30-5pm. Additional details will be available closer to the event. 

Oct. 12

TBD

Union Hall

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Fall Representative Assembly I

Representative Assemblies are for UA Representatives and Stewards. They occur during Week 3 and Week 7 of each quarter. Additional details will be available closer to the event. This event will be hybrid, so if you are unable to attend in person you can Zoom in!

Nov. 9

TBD

Union Hall

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Fall Representative Assembly II

Representative Assemblies are for UA Representatives and Stewards. They occur during Week 3 and Week 7 of each quarter. Additional details will be available closer to the event. This event will be hybrid, so if you are unable to attend in person you can Zoom in!

Caucus Meetings & Socials

Some caucuses are social, some are working groups. All are important for building community.

Working Families Caucus

The Working Families Caucus formed in response to concerns about the University of Oregon’s family and parental leave policies, as well as other concerns of working family members, like caregiving. Email Lynn Fujiwara at fujiwara@uauoregon.org if you are interested in joining the Working Families Caucus.  

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Pride Caucus

The UA Pride Caucus aims to foster connection and solidarity among faculty from across campus who care about workplace and social issues related to gender identity and sexual orientation. Email Lynn Fujiwara at fujiwara@uauoregon.org if you are interested in joining the Pride Caucus.

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Faculty of Color Caucus

The caucus understands its constituency expansively. It is a forum for faculty who care about issues of equity, inclusion, and diversity in the workplace and off campus. Email Lynn Fujiwara at fujiwara@uauoregon.org if you are interested in joining the Faculty of Color Caucus.

Representative Assembly Meetings

Representative Assemblies are twice-quarterly meetings of UA Representatives and Stewards. If you are a UA member who is interested as serving as a rep or steward, email us!

OCT 12

TBD

Fall 2022 Representative Assembly I

The first Representative Assembly of academic year 2022-23 is scheduled for Wednesday, October 12. All UA Representative and Stewards are invited to attend. If you are not currently serving in one of these roles and are interested in attending, please reach out to Heather Wolford at wolford@uauoregon.org. Additional details and an agenda will be available closer to the event. This event will be hybrid, so if you cannot attend in person you can Zoom in!

NOV 9

TBD

Fall 2022 Representative Assembly II

The first Representative Assembly of academic year 2022-23 is scheduled for Wednesday, November 9. All UA Representative and Stewards are invited to attend. If you are not currently serving in one of these roles and are interested in attending, please reach out to Heather Wolford at wolford@uauoregon.org. Additional details and an agenda will be available closer to the event. This event will be hybrid, so if you cannot attend in person you can Zoom in!

Week 3

TBD

Winter 2023 Representative Assembly I

Representative Assemblies are for UA Representatives and Stewards. They occur during Week 3 and Week 7 of each quarter. All UA Representative and Stewards are invited to attend. If you are not currently serving in one of these roles and are interested in attending, please reach out to Heather Wolford at WOLFORD@UAUOREGON.ORG. Additional details and an agenda will be available closer to the event. This event will be hybrid, so if you cannot attend in person you can ZOOM IN!

Week 7

TBD

Winter 2023 Representative Assembly II

Representative Assemblies are for UA Representatives and Stewards. They occur during Week 3 and Week 7 of each quarter. All UA Representative and Stewards are invited to attend. If you are not currently serving in one of these roles and are interested in attending, please reach out to Heather Wolford at WOLFORD@UAUOREGON.ORG. Additional details and an agenda will be available closer to the event. This event will be hybrid, so if you cannot attend in person you can ZOOM IN!

Week 3

TBD

Spring 2023 Representative Assembly I

Representative Assemblies are for UA Representatives and Stewards. They occur during Week 3 and Week 7 of each quarter. All UA Representative and Stewards are invited to attend. If you are not currently serving in one of these roles and are interested in attending, please reach out to Heather Wolford at WOLFORD@UAUOREGON.ORG. Additional details and an agenda will be available closer to the event. This event will be hybrid, so if you cannot attend in person you can ZOOM IN!

Week 7

TBD

Spring 2023 Representative Assembly II

Representative Assemblies are for UA Representatives and Stewards. They occur during Week 3 and Week 7 of each quarter. All UA Representative and Stewards are invited to attend. If you are not currently serving in one of these roles and are interested in attending, please reach out to Heather Wolford at WOLFORD@UAUOREGON.ORG. Additional details and an agenda will be available closer to the event. This event will be hybrid, so if you cannot attend in person you can ZOOM IN!

General Membership Meetings

General Membership Meetings, held once per quarter, are a key way to stay up-to-date on the latest issues and action items facing your faculty union. They are also a great way to get to know colleagues from across campus.

Oct 6

3:30-5:00 pm

Fall 2022 General Membership Meeting

Join UA members from across campus on Thursday, October 6 from 3:30-5:00pm. An agenda and details will appear here closer to the meeting.

JAN 19

TBD

Winter 2023 General Membership Meeting

Held the second week of each academic quarter (except summer). An agenda and details will appear here closer to the meeting.

APR 13

TBD

Spring 2023 General Membership Meeting

Held the second week of each academic quarter (except summer). An agenda and details will appear here closer to the meeting.

Committees

Standing Committees meet regularly and are always looking for new members. If you are a UA member interested in serving on a committee, email us.

CONTRACT ACTION TEAM

The CAT works to support the Bargaining Team during and in the run-up to bargaining. This year the CAT is combined with the Organizing & Membership Committee to form OMCAT.

GRIEVANCE & CONTRACT ADMINISTRATION

 GCAC helps faculty during the grievance process, and in assessing whether informal processes may lead to a better outcome. GCAC works closely with the VPs for faculty affairs on matters of promotion denial.

FINANCE & BUDGET

The Finance & Budget Committee proposes the annual budget to the Representative Assembly for approval. They ensure United Academics remains a financially viable organization.

POLITICS

The Politics Committee vets endorsements for local and state-wide political office. They also help direct the legislative priorities of the lobbyists of our state affiliates, and maintain relationships with local politicians and university lobbyists. 

COMMUNICATIONS

The Communications Committee is the editorial board for the Duck & Cover newsletter, our social media feeds, out-going email communications and press releases. They determine the tone of all of our external communications.

ORGANIZING & MEMBERSHIP

Organinzing & Membership (currently combined with the CAT to form OMCAT) is responsible for building the United Academics community.