Benefits Pool Exhausted

Web-posted:August 17, 2016 by President

The benefits pool for the 2015-2016 academic year has been exhausted and claims are no longer being reimbursed. The new benefits year will begin on September 1 and claims will begin being reimbursed again after that date. We know that a number of members have submitted claims that have not be reimbursed at this time, [ Read More ]

CUPE 926 Needs Your Support

Web-posted:July 13, 2016 by CUPE Local 3913

On Sunday, July 10, CUPE 926 representing custodial, groundskeeping and trades at Wilfrid Laurier University (WLU) were forced to go on strike to defend good jobs and quality services in their community. Their employer is demanding they accept a contract that will give them almost ‘carte blanche’ contract out work, turning good jobs that support [ Read More ]

Speak Freely, Speaking Out Against Sexual Assault (Toronto Event)

Web-posted:July 7, 2016 by CUPE Local 3913

Speak Freely is a movement aiming to change the way we talk about sexual assault and empower survivors. Speak Freely will be hosting an interactive community conversation and collaborative art session at the Centre for Social Innovation’s Annex Lounge (720 Bathurst St) on July 17th, 12:30 – 3:30, addressing the topic of sexual assault. The [ Read More ]

In Solidarity

Web-posted:June 29, 2016 by Finance Committee

  At CUPE 3913, our hearts and thoughts go out to those murdered and injured during the shooting in Orlando, to their friends and families, and to all those affected by the shooting. Our Local posts the rainbow flag on our website as a symbol of our solidarity and support for all of those who [ Read More ]

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 ]