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Graduate Employees Organization holds celebratory rally

By Dixita Limbachia

January 28, 2016

The Graduate Employees Organization held a rally Thursday afternoon to celebrate the University agreement to continue tuition waivers for students in the Master's of Computer Science program.The main objective for the organization is to protect tuition waivers for graduate students, especi...

Graduate Employees’ Organization works toward community solidarity

Sameerah Ahmad, one of Graduate Employees’ Organization’s two union organizers, stands with promotional materials for the GEO’s first Craft Beer Night planned for Saturday from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Indi Go Artist Co-op and Gallery.

By Shalayne Pulia

November 13, 2014

The University’s Graduate Employees’ Organization hosted a rally on Wednesday afternoon to support workers’ rights and to raise awareness about conflicts with University administration. The rally also addressed the GEO’s submission of an official grievance addressing the University Administr...

Ammons brings experience to the electoral ballot

Ammons brings experience to the electoral ballot

By Eleanor Black

February 24, 2014

As a current member of the Urbana City Council and former member of the Champaign County Board, Carol Ammons has spent six years in elected public service to the Champaign-Urbana community. Now running for representative of the 103rd district, she is looking to widen the scope of that community. Her...