Media

Campaign Updates & Thoughts on Being an Organizer (News|KitchenerToday.com)

Sara, a student organizer, was recently interviewed by Ariel Deutschmann for a [KitchenerToday.com article](https://www.kitchenertoday.com/local-news/graduate-students-from-uw-plan-to-unionize-2693305) about unionizing, digital organizing during a pandemic, and our goal to improve working (and therefore learning) conditions at UW. Click for an article with some more background about Sara and her experience as an organizer, updates on campaign successes so far, and information on upcoming events for the Fall semester.

"UW graduate workers launch campaign to unionize" (News|The Record)

Our campaign was covered yesterday in The Record! In it, Sophia, a student organizer, is interviewed by reporter Leah Gerber on why she joined the campaign, what we hope to achieve, and why now is the right time to unionize. Here are a few highlights, and be sure to check out the [whole article](https://www.therecord.com/news/waterloo-region/2020/08/14/uw-graduate-workers-launch-campaign-to-unionize.html?utm_source=facebook&source=waterloo%20region%20record&utm_medium=SocialMedia&utm_campaign=&utm_campaign_id=&utm_content=)!

"Union efforts by UW Grad students face first vote" (News|Imprint)

Our campaign was featured recently in a news article in Imprint by Nicola Rose. It discusses an upcoming vote at the GSA (including how to contact your Councillor!), a response from UW administration, and more. Here are a few highlights, and be sure to check out the [full article](http://uwimprint.ca/article/union-efforts-by-uw-grad-students-face-first-vote/)!

"It’s time for UW grads to unionize" (Opinion|Imprint)

Today a member of our organizing committee, Lynne, published an Op-Ed in Imprint, the UWaterloo newspaper. Here is an excerpt, and be sure to check out the [whole article](http://uwimprint.ca/article/its-time-for-uw-grads-to-unionize/)!