COLA is a necessity for GSIs

UNIVERSITY AFFAIRS: Graduate student instructors deserve to be paid enough to live where they go to school

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In order to support graduate students in the long term, the UC system must make a dedicated effort toward upholding academic progress by giving GSIs COLA.
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All AFSCME workers deserve contracts

UNIVERSITY AFFAIRS: Giving AFSCME service workers contracts allows them to continue to positively impact the university

Although AFSCME’s recent tentative agreement with the university gives only service workers a contract, it is a step in the right direction.
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