Category Archives: Health & Safety

Spring into Action with the URA

SCP Season Is Here

To prepare for your upcoming performance review the URA has provided a resource tool to help facilitate the process.  Please go to our Professional Development page to view our SCP PowerPoint presentation.


AFT Resources for Undocumented Students

In light of recent changes in immigration regulations and executive orders the AFT has provided a resource kit for undocumented students and campus support. Please share and use as you see fit to help our undocumented sisters and brothers.

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March for Science in DC or Trenton

Higher Education, Knowledge, Science… they go hand in hand but cutbacks to the Federal budget and rollback of regulations on health, air and water quality threaten our health and our jobs.

Join the Rutgers contingent of faculty, staff, students and our families at the March for Science on Saturday, April 22 in Washington, DC or Trenton.

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Upcoming Events

ASB I Lunchtime Meeting, Busch Campus

March 29 @ 12:00 pm — 1:00 pm

200F-Conference Room-ASB 1, Busch

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URA General Membership Meeting

April 10 @ 5:30 pm — 7:00 pm

The Cove, Busch Student Center

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College Avenue Campus Lunchtime Meeting

April 11 @ 12:00 pm — 1:00 pm

Campbell Hall-A1

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URA-AFT General Membership Meeting — 1st Budget Reading

April 17 @ 5:30 pm — 7:00 pm

120ABC-Busch Student Center


Middlesex & Somerset Counties AFL-CIO Labor Council’s 2017 Scholarship

The Raymond A. Peterson Scholarship offers awards between $1,000 to $2,500 for high school seniors entering any other post-secondary institution.

Full dues members of URA whose dependents maintain a minimum “B” average in their graduating class are eligible to apply.

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Join the URA’s Health & Safety Committee

Get involved with the URA’s Health & Safety Committee now! Visit the webpage at this link for more information.


March for Science in DC or Trenton

Higher Education, Knowledge, Science… they go hand in hand but cutbacks to the Federal budget and rollback of regulations on health, air and water quality threaten our health and our jobs.

March for Science DCJoin the Rutgers contingent of faculty, staff, students and our families at the March for Science on Saturday, April 22 in Washington, DC.  On the day of the march, we will be meeting at 5:00 a.m.  sharp at the Labor Education Center parking lot at 50 Labor  Way in New Brunswick, where buses will depart at 5:30 a.m. for Washington, DC, and return that evening by 9:30 p,m. Buy your tickets TODAY to ensure a spot on one of our buses.  The cost to each rider is $32.64.  To sign up go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/rutgers-buses-to-science-march-on-washington-tickets-32511077508?aff=eac2.

March for Science NJ
Closer to home, a Rutgers union contingent will participate in the New Jersey March for Science at the War Memorial in Trenton, assembling at 10 a.m. and marching a short distance to the New Jersey State Museum.  For more information on this event go to https://www.njmarchforscience.com.

Refreshment, travel reimbursement and URA swag will be provided to URA members who RSVP to union@ura-aft.org with “NJ March for Science” in the Subject line.

 

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