Why do you support unionization?

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At our Labor Day picnic we asked graduate employees to write down why they support unionization at Penn State. Here are a few reasons why.  Graduate unions support international students, by fighting to ensure they have the resources that they need to succeed.Graduate unions provide a safety net to stop sudden changes from taking place […]

Nominations for Fall CGE Leadership

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We are currently accepting nominations for our fall semester leadership. We will accept nominations until Wednesday evening, and all nominations can be sent to Kevin.Reuning@gmail.com We have four positions to fill: Co-President (2 positions); These individuals are in charged with running meetings and generally making sure that things get done as they were promised to […]

GPSA Elections: Vote Now

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Dear graduate employees and allies,   This is a friendly reminder to vote now for your GPSA representatives.    Voting takes place here: http://elections.psu.edu. The polls will be open until 11:59pm on Thursday, April 7. We have a number of CGE members running for office who need your vote: Executive Board Anne Whitesell (Executive Secretary) Azita Ranjbar (Faculty Senate) Brianne Pragg […]

Rally and Card Drive Kick Off!

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Dear Friends and Colleagues:  The time has finally come! On February 17th, the Coalition of Graduate Employees (CGE) and the Pennsylvania State Education Association (PSEA) will gather on the steps of Old Main to formally announce our partnership, as well as declare the beginning of our card drive! This is the first step in petitioning […]