Ferguson and Its Afterlives: February 10th

Please join us for “Ferguson and Its Afterlives,” a GSU-sponsored roundtable on solidarity, alliance and organization in the wake of #BlackLivesMatter, to be held next Tuesday, February 10th, from 4 to 6:30 p.m. at the University Church, 5655 South University Avenue. Dinner will be provided. Please RSVP at our Facebook event and share widely!

Fees, fees, fees! Town Hall and Rally this January 26th & 30th

Announcing a Town Hall on FEES next Monday, January 26th at 5 p.m. at the University Church, 5655 S. University Avenue RALLY next Friday, January 30th at 2 p.m. at the Quad It’s that time of year again — Time to pay your quarterly bill from the Bursar’s Office. How much are you paying in … More Fees, fees, fees! Town Hall and Rally this January 26th & 30th

Building Power from the Bottom Up: Grassroots Democracy and Union Power at UChicago after the CTU Strike

Wednesday, November 28, 2012 7:00pm until 8:30pm Cobb 110, Cobb Lecture Hall 5811 S. Ellis Avenue Chicago, IL 60637 Join Graduate Students United (GSU) for an open discussion on grassroots organizing which will be the first in a series of forums called “The University Chicago Deserves,” which seeks to strengthen student organization and build alliances … More Building Power from the Bottom Up: Grassroots Democracy and Union Power at UChicago after the CTU Strike

Towards a Parent-Oriented University

GSU has joined with Student Parent Organization (SPO) and the Doctoral Students Association at the School of Social Service Administration (DSA @ SSA) to create an opportunity to discuss parenting in the academy. Please join us on Thursday, May 10th at 2pm for a faculty-staff-student panel entitled “Towards a Parent-Oriented University”. In her landmark 1973 … More Towards a Parent-Oriented University

Video: Watch GSU Members Deliver the #gradlaborcounts Petition to the NLRB

On December 13, members of Graduate Students United delivered the #gradlaborcounts petition to the Chicago office of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). The delivery was preceded by a piece of street theater, in which grad student workers implored the NLRB to wake up out of its coma so that it can perform its duties … More Video: Watch GSU Members Deliver the #gradlaborcounts Petition to the NLRB