Hundreds of striking CUPE 2424 members got a boost on Wednesday, as members of CUPE’s National Executive Board (NEB) joined them for a solidarity picket outside Carleton University. Over 800 administrative, technical, and library workers at the university have been striking since March 4 to defend their pensions. Carleton management has been trying to water down … Continue reading CUPE leaders from across Canada support striking members at Carleton University
After six months of fruitless bargaining, 3,000 academic workers at York University, members of CUPE 3903, are on strike for less. Less precarious employment and less of a university system that is far too reliant on short-term, precarious work with little to no stability or predictability. As strike action commenced on Monday morning, CUPE 3903 Chair and … Continue reading Solidarity on display as York University Academic workers strike
Here is hoping that UNBC is not thinking of jeopardizing our pensions ! CUPE will have lots to say about that. In a fight to protect their pension rights, administrative, technical and library staff at Carleton University began job action on Monday at 6 a.m. After negotiations with Carleton University broke off in the early hours of … Continue reading Carleton University’s staff on the picket lines in defence of pensions
Wednesday, February 28th (tomorrow) is pink t-shirt day! Please wear pink to take a stand against bullying! Show your support for those who have been bullied! Together we can make a difference! ** Also a reminder about our monthly general membership meeting – over the lunch hour, in the Senate Chambers ** Nominations/Elections, a … Continue reading Pink t-shirt day (anti-bullying) & general membership meeting reminder!