CUPE 3799 come on out and support a living wage on UNBC Campus !

The Unite Here, Local 40 staff on campus need our help. They have been trying to negotiate a new contract with their employer for an extended period of time. Have you spoken to a worker from Unite Here? They work at Tim Horton’s, at Stackers, and in the cafeteria at UNBC. They are lovely people … Continue reading CUPE 3799 come on out and support a living wage on UNBC Campus !

BC Government looking for feedback on Sexual Harassment policies at Universities in BC

The local has heard time and time again about how UNBC didn't seem to take into consideration the concerns of the staff in the drafting of the Sexual Harassment Policy and that it seems rather student focused. The government is now looking for feedback concerning the policies in place across the province. Please feel free … Continue reading BC Government looking for feedback on Sexual Harassment policies at Universities in BC

New Chief Shop Steward and Steward for our local 3799

Joyce Henley has stepped forward to fill the long vacant Chief Shop Steward position. As she was our Recording Secretary and as per our bylaws a person can not hold two executive positions, the position of Recording Secretary is now open. A formal call for nominations for the position will be coming out shortly. We … Continue reading New Chief Shop Steward and Steward for our local 3799