QUESTION OF THE DAY FOR OCTOBER 31, 2018

cupe1975Bargaining, Questions of the Day

Question of the Day I attended the “You Talk, We Listen” event yesterday and filled out a form with my contact information on it. Some of my colleagues were unable to attend and are worried that things won’t be in place in the event of a strike. What other options are there to complete this form? First of all, thank … Read More

QUESTION OF THE DAY FOR OCTOBER 11, 2018

cupe1975Questions of the Day

QUESTION: I WAS HOPING TO TAKE A HOLIDAY IN THE UPCOMING MONTHS: What would happen if the union went on strike prior to me going on holidays?  Would I be paid by the University any holiday pay?  Would I get strike pay? Answer: Firstly, all holidays need to have prior approval from your manager.  Once your holiday is approved, and … Read More

QUESTIONS OF THE DAY! (Oct. 1, 2018)

cupe1975Questions of the Day

First of all – Thank you to all our members that voted to support your negotiating team at last week’s strike vote. It was nice to see such a strong turnout and the many good questions put forward from you. Prior to the vote last week, our executive talked about how important the vote was, but also how we needed … Read More