Rally in the Bowl


A fair pension plan, reasonable wage increases.  We deserve this. Join us in the bowl (Nobel Plaza, near the Peter McKinnon Building) at noon to show your support for your union and send a strong message to the administration: PAWS OFF OUR PENSION! March 19th, Noon Nobel Plaza, the Bowl All are welcome to join us.  

A Message from your Negotiating Committee

cupe1975Bargaining Updates, Uncategorized

As many of you have heard or seen over the last few hours the CBC and the Star phoenix among others have reports on our special meeting/media conference held on Tuesday at noon. Thanks again to those of you who attended and we apologise to those of you that were unable to find a spot in the room. We were … Read More

Thank you!

cupe1975Bargaining Updates, Uncategorized

Thank you to all the members who came out to support the press conference and receive clarity on some issues they had. A big thank you to the other locals unions on campus who came out and voiced their support for our fight and to acknowledge that they too, had similar issues and concerns with management at the University. As … Read More

Special Meeting with Press Conference

cupe1975Bargaining Updates, Negotiations/Bargaining, Uncategorized

Special meeting with a press conference.  Further to this we will be having another special members meeting in late March for those who were unable to attend the last special members meeting.  This meeting will address some outstanding issues pertaining to bargaining. Tuesday, February 26th Noon-1p.m. Room 1B11 Health Sciences Building  

What Can I Do To Prevent Job Action?


Ask President Peter Stoicheff and the Board of Governors  to get back to the table.  Our pension plan is sustainable! Have them give a serious look at our proposals.   Members need to pressure them to get back to the table and negotiate a fair contract.  0%+ 0% + 0% = 0%  – Tell them that you as an employee of … Read More

CUPE 1975 Members Crossing Picket Line


To Cross the Picket Line or Strike? The Union feels that it must once again address the questions members have in regards to crossing the picket line. We will respond to the employer’s information on their website.  The response seems to be missing important information. Quoting the Employer website, “It is legal to cross the picket line and continue to work … Read More

Essential Services Update

cupe1975Bargaining Updates, Negotiations/Bargaining

  The University has filed an application with The Saskatchewan Labour Relations Board to rule on whether or not they fit the definition of an Essential Services employer.                                                                  … Read More