UAW 4121

Membership Meeting Thursday 12/8 at 5pm

Our next membership meeting will be Thursday 12/8 from 5-6pm, and will be conducted via Zoom. To access the Zoom link, fill out this RSVP form. All members in good standing are encouraged to attend, and new members may sign up for UAW4121 by filling out this membership form.

At this month’s meeting, we’ll build on conversations from last month about how we can build power at UW by organizing across Academic Student Employees, Postdocs, and Research Scientists all together. We’ll also discuss important updates from ongoing Postdoc and Research Scientist bargaining, preparations for ASE bargaining next year, and what every member can do to help win strong contracts. The proposed agenda for the meeting is as follows:

  • Approve Agenda
  • Approve Minutes
  • Bargaining & Organizing Updates
  • Budget Workgroup
  • Adjourn

Any member who would like to propose additional agenda items or submit materials for the meeting is welcome to email by 5pm on Wednesday, December 7. For more information about how the meeting will be structured and how you can use Zoom’s features to participate, check out this page on our website.

ASEs: Apply to be an EPIC Training Specialist!

Empowering Prevention and Inclusive Communities (EPIC) is hiring for two Academic Student Employee Training Specialist Positions! Each position is 50% FTE, approximately 20 hours per week, for all four quarters of the year (including summer). Apply on UW Hires (UW Requisition #215467) before the posting closes on December 4th!

The EPIC program is an innovative peer-to-peer harassment prevention training program jointly run between our union and the university, and is a major win from recent ASE and Postdoc contract campaigns. If you have questions, reach out to the current training specialists at

In Solidarity,
Justin Applegate
Lucia Baker
Ana Bennett
Rebecca Bluett
Erica Bigelow
Nick Bolten
Francesca Colonnese
Pat Erickson
Max Friedfeld
Colleen Hoffman
Soohyung Hur
Levin Kim
Brianne King
Avi Matarasso
Nicel Mohamed-Hinds
Emily Myers
Amal Nanavati
Anzela Niraula
Marissa Parker
Mara Rafferty
Tahiyat Rahman
Anastasia Schaadhart
Audrey Seo
Jer Steeger
Sam Sumpter
Samantha Thompson
Natalie Wellen
Tricia Wu
Yuying Xie