March 30, 2023
U-M seeks actions by court, labor board against striking GEO
The university has filed a complaint in Washtenaw County Circuit Court alleging breach of contract by the Graduate Employees’ Organization for striking, and asked the court to order strikers to return to work.
December 3, 2022
U-M seeking state mediator for GEO negotiations
The university is asking for a state-appointed mediator to help reach agreement on early points of contention in contract negotiations with the Graduate Employees’ Organization.
September 14, 2020
U-M asks court to require that GEO members return to work
President Mark Schlissel said U-M is seeking a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction that would order striking Graduate Employees’ Organization members back to work.
September 11, 2020
Schlissel, Collins say U-M committed to engaging with campus
U-M is committed to engaging with members of its community as it grapples with the coronavirus pandemic and other issues affecting the campus and country, President Mark Schlissel and Provost Susan Collins said.
November 15, 2019
Contract talks with university, GEO getting underway
U-M and the Graduate Employees’ Organization, the union representing graduate student instructors and graduate student staff assistants, have begun negotiations.