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GEU Support for DACA Participants

Are you or is someone in your immediate family a Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) participant? Do you know of graduate students in your department or your MSU community who are participating in the DACA program? Recent changes to this program have caused a huge and unanticipated financial burden to DACA participants. I’m emailing […]

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GEU Opposes East Lansing Income Tax Proposal

East Lansing is currently running a budget deficit due to long term fiscal mismanagement.  One of the proposed ways to make up this budget deficit is to impose a tax on all income earned in East Lansing.  The proposed tax for the November 2017 ballot is 1% for East Lansing residents and 0.5% for income […]

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Solidarity Call! Stand with DACA!

The current federal administration’s actions related to DACA directly impact numerous members of the graduate and undergraduate community at MSU. For those of you who haven’t had the pleasure of meeting our RCS Stewards, Osvaldo and José, you should know that them as leaders for positive change on campus. As this article from the State […]

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We’re Hiring!

Part-time Union Organizer East Lansing, MI     The Graduate Employees Union is seeking a part-time organizer to build membership during Fall semester 2017 and Spring semester 2018. GEU represents approximately 1200 teaching assistants at Michigan State University. Organizers will report to GEU’s executive board, and will follow an organizing plan determined by GEU leadership […]