Does your office need a phone? 

Do you need to contact your students, work supervisor, or make telephone calls as part of your TA or sessional lecturer assignment? Do you need access to Safewalk or emergency services? 

You are entitled to have access to a phone in your office to do your work and ensure your safety. If you don't have access to a phone, make a request to have one installed.

Please click here and contact questions@cupe3913.on.ca to make a request for a telephone.


 Health and Safety Announcement 

If you notice URGENT hazards (e.g., snow removal, ice, power/heating issues) around campus please do not stay silent! Contact: (519) 824-4120 x 53854 between 8:15 am – 4:30 pm and x 52245 after hours to get these resolved!

If you notice NON-urgent hazards around campus, please email physical resources at: wo@pr.uoguelph.ca



Campus Community Police would like to remind everyone to stay safe this winter season and download the SAFEGryphon Safety App for your smartphones. With this app, you can receive PUSH notifications on your phone about campus emergencies, snow days, campus closures etc. even when the app is not running. Other features include a flashlight and personal safety alarms and much more!

For more information check: 


 A message for International Teaching Assistants 

Income tax returns for international students will be completed through the Office of Intercultural Affairs (OIA) from March to April. More details on tax returns will be coming soon. If you have any questions please contact: international@cupe3913.on.ca

Another International Teaching Assistant social mix is being planned for the Winter semester. Please be on the lookout for that!

Stay tuned for a membership party in March.
Come for food, prizes, and a good time!




$20 giftcard to

Tim Hortons

(just in time for Roll up the Rim!!)
Here’s how to win:
1. Complete the crossword puzzle
2. Write down the letters of the red outlined boxes and unscramble them to form a "secret word"
3.Once you've obtained the "secret word" email it to 
communications@cupe3913.on.ca with subject title: 
4. All submissions must be in by the deadline stated on the newsletter to be eligible.
5. Good luck and have fun!
The deadline for submissions is: February 19, 2016 @ 5:00 PM