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Brooke Converse, a UC spokeswoman, said she thinks the University has offered teaching assistants a substantial financial package. She added that it is prohibited under federal law for universities to hire undocumented workers.
Tobias Higbie, an associate professor of history at UCLA who signed the petition, said he is mostly concerned that the quality of teaching at the UC may decline during the strike because teaching assistants help instruct students and work closely with them on coursework...
Full story at http://dailybruin.com/2014/05/29/petition-calls-for-negotiations-with-uaw-local-2865/
UPDATE: "UC academic service workers announce second strike" is at http://dailybruin.com/2014/05/23/uc-academic-service-workers-announce-second-strike/. [This article predates the one above but has additional information.]