A Resolution Regarding the Closing of Graduate Programs.

Resolution #1718-13 A Resolution Regarding the Closing of Graduate Programs BE IT ENACTED BY THE REPRESENTATIVE ASSEMBLY HERE GATHERED THAT: WHEREAS,  the Task Force on Academic Program Analysis, Enhancement and Opportunities recommended closing 27 graduate programs including Agricultural Education, Art History & Archaeology, Classical Studies, Nuclear Engineering, Romance Languages, Biochemistry, Medical Pharmacology & Physiology, MolecularContinue reading “A Resolution Regarding the Closing of Graduate Programs.”

A Resolution to Honor the Former Officers of the Forum on Graduate Rights and the Coalition of Graduate Workers.

Resolution #1718-12: A Resolution to Honor the Former Officers of the Forum on Graduate Rights and the Coalition of Graduate Workers. BE IT ENACTED BY THE REPRESENTATIVE ASSEMBLY HERE GATHERED THAT: WHEREAS those who do not know their history are doomed to repeat it; and WHEREAS in the early days of the movement for graduateContinue reading “A Resolution to Honor the Former Officers of the Forum on Graduate Rights and the Coalition of Graduate Workers.”

A Resolution to Continue the Local’s Membership in Missouri Jobs with Justice.

Resolution #1718-11 A Resolution to Continue the Local’s Membership in Missouri Jobs with Justice. BE IT ENACTED BY THE REPRESENTATIVE ASSEMBLY HERE GATHERED THAT: WHEREAS Missouri Jobs with Justice is a coalition of community, labor, student, and religious organizations in communities across the state of Missouri dedicated to showing mutual support for the member organizations’Continue reading “A Resolution to Continue the Local’s Membership in Missouri Jobs with Justice.”

A Resolution to Recognize the Academic Achievements of CGW Members.

Resolution #1718-10 A Resolution to Recognize the Academic Achievements of CGW Members. BE IT ENACTED BY THE REPRESENTATIVE ASSEMBLY HERE GATHERED THAT: WHEREAS, The University of Missouri remains a distinguished and prestigious institute of higher education; and WHEREAS, The completion of an advanced academic degree is a noteworthy accomplishment, worthy of recognition; and WHEREAS, WhileContinue reading “A Resolution to Recognize the Academic Achievements of CGW Members.”

A Resolution to Honor Zach Rubin for his Role as Head Representative.

Resolution #1718-09 A Resolution to Honor Zach Rubin for his Role as Head Representative. BE IT ENACTED BY THE REPRESENTATIVE ASSEMBLY HERE GATHERED THAT: WHEREAS, The heart of the labor movement is the belief that workers should have the ability to democratically make decisions about their own labor and their own working conditions; and WHEREAS,Continue reading “A Resolution to Honor Zach Rubin for his Role as Head Representative.”

Policies for General Assembly Elections.

Internal Policy Proposal #1718-08 Policies for General Assembly Elections. The following changes and additions are hereby made to the elections process for the General Assembly: Given the inherent difficulties with casting electronic ballots anonymously and synchronously with a General Assembly meeting, members must be physically present in order to cast a ballot for elected positionsContinue reading “Policies for General Assembly Elections.”

A Resolution Setting Forth Policies on the Election of Representatives.

Resolution 1718-07 A Resolution Setting Forth Policies on the Election of Representatives. To make for better communication between the Representative Assembly, Coordinating Committee, and individual departments and programs, the term of a department representative shall be recognized by the Representative Assembly from August 1st to July 31st, though departments and programs may elect representatives onContinue reading “A Resolution Setting Forth Policies on the Election of Representatives.”

A Policy Establishing Guidelines for Membership Participation in Working Groups and Committees.

Resolution 1718-06 A Policy Establishing Guidelines for Membership Participation in Working Groups and Committees The following shall apply henceforth to the standing orders of the Representative Assembly: Representatives are strongly encouraged to join and participate in working groups and committees, but there is no set requirement for joining them. The Head Representative shall recruit forContinue reading “A Policy Establishing Guidelines for Membership Participation in Working Groups and Committees.”

A Policy Establishing Rules for Observer Status at Representative Assembly Meetings.

Resolution 1718-05 A Policy Establishing Rules for Observer Status at Representative Assembly Meetings. The following rules shall apply to the Representative Assembly meetings: All general assembly members in good standing are granted automatic non-speaking observer status at representative assembly meetings. In keeping with CGW’s commitment to supporting graduate student families, all children and dependents ofContinue reading “A Policy Establishing Rules for Observer Status at Representative Assembly Meetings.”

A Resolution for the Local to Sign the “Real Recourse” Petition.

Resolution #1718-04 A Resolution for the Local to Sign the “Real Recourse” Petition. BE IT ENACTED BY THE REPRESENTATIVE ASSEMBLY HERE GATHERED THAT: WHEREAS, A number of the Coalition of Graduate Workers’ fellow graduate employee union locals have created petition demanding university administrations recognize and bargain with their graduate bodies’ elected exclusive representatives; and WHEREAS,Continue reading “A Resolution for the Local to Sign the “Real Recourse” Petition.”