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Feb 3--Stand Up for Teaching Rally Information


Stand Up for Teaching Rallies--Monday Feb 3 (Be there...really!!)

Steps of Mrak Hall @ noon
Sproul Plaza, noon
  • 12:00 -- Opening - Crystal Chang Cohen (5 minutes)

  • 12:05 -- Labor Choir Song 1

  • 12:10 -- Student Speeches

    • James Kennerly - YDSA

    • Sheyda Khonji - USAS 720/AFSCME

    • Mac Hoang - Underground Scholars

  • 12:20 -- Labor Choir Song 2

  • 12:25 -- Faculty/Lecturer Speeches

    • Michael Burawoy - Chair, Berkeley Faculty Association

    • Ben Brown - Cal Law Lecturer and Table Team Member

  • 12:35 -- Statewide Sing-Along Solidarity Forever

  • 12:40 -- Mass Calling Action--attendees call Janet Napolitano, Carol Christ, and Executive Vice Chancellor Paul Alivisatos to demand a fair contract for lecturers

  • 12:55 -- Group Photo w/ Signature Poster

Santa Cruz
11:30 Quarry Plaza rallying speeches
11:45 March with signs to Kerr Hall Administrative Building
12:00 Rally at Kerr Hall. Speeches by Lecturers, Graduate students, AFSCME members, Santa Cruz City Council, Senate Faculty
Letter-signing action for the Chancellor, Executive Vice Chancellor, and Dean of Undergraduate Students
Performance: "We Won't Do the Time Warp Again!" and surprise songs, with a performance by lecturer Peter Weiss, "The Singing Scientist"
Graduate students will lead us to their next action: occupying dining halls for food-insecure graduate students
Santa Barbara
In front of Davidson Library @ 1pm
Los Angeles
Bruin Plaza Stage @ Noon
Speakers and New Orleans Jazz Band
March to Murphy hall @ 12:45-1:00
Outside of Rivera Library @ Noon (Tabling 10-2)
Flagpole @ noon
San Diego
Silent Tree (Outside of Geisel Library) @ 12:30 pm
Native Blessing, Speakers: students, grad students, senate faculty, union solidarity group, then march to deliver core demands to Chancellor's complex
Details TBA locally