Earlier this afternoon, graduate workers from the Teaching Assistants’ Association (TAA) occupied the University of Wisconsin–Madison’s administration building to demand fair pay and improved policies for graduate employees. For the first segment of today’s show, TAA representatives Megan Kennedy and Ellen LeClere report live from the sit-in at Bascom Hall to explain the graduate workers’ […]
Sergio Gonzalez discusses some unexpected changes between the Teaching Assistants’ Association and the University of Wisconsin. Without discussion with the TAA, the University has proposed reducing allowable work hours and increasing health cost fees to the assistants. A rally is being held today at noon.