REMINDER! RALLY IN THE BOWL DECEMBER 10TH

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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!!!!!!!!    

SHOW YOUR SUPPORT FOR CUPE 1975!

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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 rented December 1st

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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

CUPE 1975 RALLY IN THE BOWL!

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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 UPDATE 4:45 pm November 16, 2018

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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

Mediation update

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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

Mediation Dates Confirmed

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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.

UPDATE ON MEDIATION

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Update on Mediation October 16, 2018 Today Oct. 16th, at our Union Executive meeting,  our national servicing representative shared with us that a mediator has officially been assigned to our negotiations. With a mediator in place, our negotiating committee has provided the employer and mediator our availability over the upcoming months. November 1st and 2nd dates were held as bargaining … Read More