California Universities

UC Doctors Win Historic First Contract

After 16 months of negotiations that included 53 bargaining sessions and two strikes, doctors at the UC Student Health Centers settled their first contract with the University of California in June.  Doctors ratified the agreement on July 20th.  While it was a long...

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UC Doctors Strike Again

Beginning April 9th and lasting until April 14th, UAPD doctors were on strike against the University of California to protest unfair labor practices committed during the year-long bargaining for a first contract.  In addition to picketing the student health centers in...

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UAPD Calls More Strikes Against UC

On April 2nd, UAPD gave the University of California Office of the President (UCOP) formal notice that we will hold an Unfair Labor Practice (ULP) strike in Southern California as well as Northern California.  On the Southern California campuses (Los Angeles, San...

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CSU Contract Goes Into Effect

Having been unanimously ratified by UAPD members and approved by the CSU Board of Trustees, the new memorandum of agreement for doctors working in the CSU student health centers has gone into effect.  A summary of the agreement is included below, and the full text...

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Press Coverage of UAPD Strike Against UC

Dozens of newspapers sent reporters and photographers to cover the story.  Here is some of the coverage so far: UT San Diego - Doctor Strike Shows Union Push    U-T San Diego Reuters San Francisco Chronicle Press Enterprise (Riverside) East Bay Express OC Register San...

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