Bargaining Summary – Session #2 (1/19/22)

RFPU-NW and UW Labor Relations (UW) met for the second (virtual) bargaining session. RFPU-NW presented the remaining initial proposals for Articles 23-26 and a newly proposed article, and UW presented all of their initial proposals.  The proposals can be read in their entirety here, along with a short video summary from this session by RFPU-NW … Continue reading Bargaining Summary – Session #2 (1/19/22)

Bargaining Summary – Session #1 (1/12/22)

RFPU-NW and UW Labor Relations (UW) met for the first (virtual) bargaining session. RFPU-NW presented initial proposals for Articles 1-22. The remaining article proposals will be presented at the next session on Wed, January 19th. The proposals can be read in their entirety here, along with a short video summary of the session from RFPU-NW … Continue reading Bargaining Summary – Session #1 (1/12/22)

Take Action by 1/14: Interest Arbitration for UW Residents

Our Interest Arbitration bill, HB 1764 has been prefiled in the state legislature for the upcoming legislative session! HB 1764's first public hearing will be NEXT FRIDAY, JAN. 14TH AT 8AM.There are 3 ways YOU can support this bill RIGHT NOW: Note Your Position for the Legislative Record: PRO Submit Written TestimonyTestify Remotely (via video during the hearing, usually < 2 mins) … Continue reading Take Action by 1/14: Interest Arbitration for UW Residents

(CANCELLED DUE TO COVID) RFPU-NW Negotiation Kickoff Rally!

UPDATE: This event was cancelled due to the Omicron surge in Seattle. When: Jan. 11th from 6:00-7:00pmWhere: Above the Triangle Parking Garage, UWMC - MontlakeWho: YOU and YOUR CO-RESIDENTS! Speakers: RFPU-NW Members and Leaders, Rep. Kirsten Harris-Talley, and other UW union leaders! There will be speeches, sign waving, snacks, and solidarity! Come pump up your … Continue reading (CANCELLED DUE TO COVID) RFPU-NW Negotiation Kickoff Rally!

Fill out your Annual Survey by 11/24!

Surveys sent to all members via your non-UW.edu email address. Make sure to fill out your survey & get your co-residents/fellows to fill out by November 24th! This data is used for negotiations, so it's highly important that all members fill it out. Takes less than 10 minutes on average.

We’ve agreed to 3-7pm Bargaining Sessions

We've come to a compromise with Labor Relations and GME and will be bargaining from 3:00-7:00pm via Zoom starting in January. Bargaining Dates: January 12th, 19thFebruary 16th, 23rdMarch 9th, 23rdApril 6th, 20thMay 4th, 18thJune 1st, 15th, 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 29th RSVP for Bargaining Sessions here to receive the Zoom logins before each session! Bargaining Session … Continue reading We’ve agreed to 3-7pm Bargaining Sessions