Negotiations continued on January 10-11, 2019. The mediator was unavailable but we were able to discuss some outstanding issues with the employer. We continue to make progress in our discussions. Mediated talks will continue on January 23-25, 2019.
Mandatory mediation continued through the week of December 10th. The parties have agreed to continue mandatory mediation with dates scheduled through January, 2019.
RALLY IN THE BOWL DECEMBER 10TH TIME: 12:00 NOON TO 1:00 PM LOCATION: The Bowl (West side of Peter McKinnon Bldg.) SPEAKERS: Paul Moist, Past President CUPE National Tom Graham, President CUPE Saskatchewan FREE THERMAL MUGS FOR FIRST 300 PARTICIPANTS HOT CHOCOLATE WILL BE GIVEN OUT TO ALL WHO COME OUT! LET’S MAKE A LITTLE NOISE!!!!!!!!
Thanks goes out to Cathy Fulcher, CUPE 1975 member, who has volunteered to walk around campus asking members to sign a support card for negotiating a fair contract. After decades of hard work and paying into the pension plan, the dedicated people who make U of S work need to know that they can count on their pension in retirement. … Read More
Strike Headquarters Secured December 1st To keep members updated please be advised of the following: The Union and the University are still involved in Mediation and are also working on shutdown protocol. Both parties have agreed that we will not share any of our talks. We do however, have some information we can let you know about. Job action … Read More
On December 10th the CUPE 1975 members will be having a “Rally in the Bowl”. Free travel mugs to first 300 people who attend along with hot chocolate for everyone. CUPE 1975 University Employees’ Union welcomes all Students, Faculty, Staff and Guests. Speakers will include: Tom Graham, President CUPE Sask. Tom was an employee of the City of Saskatoon and … Read More
Mediation continued on November 16, 2018. Your committee presented a comprehensive counter offer to the Employer for their consideration. We met through the mediator for most of the day, but have not reached an agreement. Mediated discussions are continuing, while we continue with the mediated process. The parties have agreed not to share the contents of our respective proposals. We … Read More
We thank ASPA for their continued support! Please see attached memo sent to CUPE 1975 Negotiating Team. Please see attached letter from ASPA below. ASPA 18.11.15 letter of Support-1
Mediated discussion occurred November 1st. The employer provided your bargaining committee with a new proposal. This is not a final offer. Your committee is considering the proposal and will be putting forward a counter proposal at the next mediated session on November 16, 2018. The parties have agreed not to share the contents of the proposal while we are in … Read More
The following dates have been confirmed for Mediation between the Union and the University: Dates are as follow: November 1,2, 16, 20, 22 & 23 December 1,2 13, 14 In order to comply with the provisions of The Saskatchewan Employment Act, Don Morgan, Minister of Labour has appointed a mediator.