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Employee organization rallies to draw attention for child development workers’ contracts

By Charlotte Collins

November 12, 2015


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By Charlotte CollinsDaytime EditorTwo rallies were held Wednesday afternoon to bring attention to pay freezes and the stagnation of contract negotiations for University employees working in child development.Employees were joined by the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, or A...

UI employees rally for fair wages

By Charlotte Collins

November 12, 2015


Filed under News

Two rallies were held Wednesday afternoon to bring attention to pay freezes and the stagnation of contract negotiations for University employees working in child development.Employees were joined by the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, or AFSCME. The rallies took place outside...

University employees to rally outside of Swanlund Administration building

By Daily Illini Staff Report

November 11, 2015


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University clerical and administrative employees, represented by the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), will hold two rallies Wednesday focused on completing contract negotiations for child development workers.The employees will rally outside of the Swanlund Administ...

Union members rally for fair contract from University

Union members rally for fair contract from University

By Atoosa Sayeh

July 21, 2015


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Last Tuesday at noon, around 100 union and community members rallied on the south side of the Illini Union to deliver postcards to President Timothy Killeen asking for a fair contract from the University.Dave Beck, staff representative for AFSCME Council 31, led the rally of people who were holding postcards on strings ...

Kopinksi, Illini women’s tennis looks to bounce back in last fall tournaments

Kopinksi, Illini women’s tennis looks to bounce back in last fall tournaments

October 30, 2014


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Senior Melissa Kopinski and the Illinois women’s tennis team are looking for redemption this weekend. After a disappointing performance at the Midwest Regional two weeks ago, the Illini have turned their sights to their last fall competition. The team will be splitting up and going to two different to...