Petition: Cuts to Mental Health Services for CUPE 3906 Members

Web-posted:June 17, 2016 by President

Sign the petition here. Message and request for support sent by McMaster Graduate Students: In March 2015, graduate students voted No to a rise in ancillary fees at McMaster. We collectively opposed the idea that we should pay up to 200% more for services without seeing a budget which specified how these fees would be [ Read More ]

Study and Development Fellowship Applications Open

Web-posted:April 23, 2016 by President

Applications are now open for Sessional Lecturer Study and Development Fellowships. These fellowships have been established by the Provost’s Office and CUPE 3913 to support Sessional Lecturers’ scholarly endeavours and development. Details on the fellowships are available here and in Appendix G of the Unit 2 Collective Agreement Applications must be submitted by June 1, [ Read More ]

In solidarity with CUPE 4325

Web-posted:April 14, 2016 by President

CUPE 4325 social service workers at Family and Children’s Services of Guelph and Wellington County need your help. Our CUPE 4325 family has been forced to go on strike this week after management repeatedly rejected offers to come back to the bargaining table and work together to negotiate a contract that addresses ongoing inequality issues [ Read More ]

2016 – 2017 Election Results

Web-posted:March 29, 2016 by Finance Committee

Your new Executive Committee, Stewards, and Trustees for 2016-2017 have been elected and acclaimed. Here they are: Executive Committee President: Ashley Wilson Vice-President External: Jess Notwell Vice-President Internal: Sylvia Han Unit 1 Steward: Elie Chamoun Unit 2 Steward: Ahmed Mahmood Finance Officer: Caroll Lau Grievance Officer: Daniel Griffin Equity Officer: Leila Afrasiabi Health and Safety [ Read More ]

Disability Rights Caucus – LOOKING FOR NEW MEMBERS!

Web-posted:March 28, 2016 by Finance Committee

We are looking for new members to join our Disability Rights Caucus starting April 2016. The Caucus will be creating a plan for disability rights at the University of Guelph: For more information, please contact Members with Disabilities Representative: Jess Notwell, disabilityrightsrep@cupe3913.on.ca. Disability Rights Article