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March 8th, 2023

Over the past two weeks GEO collected survey data on grad workers’ opinions on the masking policy change. Last week we met with UIC administrators to discuss the change and its impacts on graduate workers.

February 16th, 2023

Last week massive earthquakes sparked a humanitarian crisis in Turkey and Syria. GEO sends its love and support to those impacted, both overseas and here in our communities. 

January 14th, 2023

GEO sent this guide to its members detailing the current status of bargaining as well as how to support UICUF in light of its impending strike.

January 6th, 2023

UIC United Faculty, the UIC faculty union, are set to go on strike Tuesday, January 17th. This page aims to let you know everything you need to know as a graduate worker and student during a faculty strike.

July 28th, 2022

Our strike last Spring was an incredible success. We won what we won together, as grad workers standing in solidarity. We could never have achieved what we did without the efforts of every GEO member, but that is especially true of Matt DeVilbiss.

April 29th, 2022

After 8 days on strike, GEO has settled a great contract with a suite of economic improvements and landmark contract language on supportive measures for survivors of discrimination and sexual harassment.