The message came across loud and clear:
Ontario’s colleges need significant changes, for the sake of both the faculty who work in them and the students who rely on the education they provide. Gathering from across the province, delegates from
As faculty at George Brown College and members of OPSEU Local 556, your local union dues support six scholarships/bursaries for full time students that can demonstrate a financial need. These scholarships/bursaries are made possible through your local union dues deduction.
DATE: THURSDAY FEBRUARY 2ND.
TIME: 4:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M. (TO BE FOLOWED BY A SOCIAL AT THE JASON GEORGE )
LOCATION: 200 KING STREET EAST – ROOM #426A
***Homework: Please read Bargaining Bulletin #1 to help prepare for
After a very democratic process and 2 days of meetings delegates from each of the colleges voted in a bargaining team that will represent us in upcoming negotiations.
Pictured from left to right: Nicole Zwiers (L354/Durham), Mona Chevalier (L470/La Cite),
“All 24 of Ontario’s public colleges have entered into an agreement with The McDonald’s Corporation to accept employee training for McDonald’s managers as academic credit for college business programs…. Comprehensive credit transfer between public colleges and corporations in a
After a long evaluation process we are ready to announce the scholarship winners. Before we do we’d like to let you know that there were 90 applicants for the general scholarship and 15 for the aboriginal scholarship. The decisions were
CAUT (the Canadian Association of University Teachers) is sponsoring a lecture in Toronto (New College at Uof T) on March 1st with Dr. Sandra Grey, president of the Tertiary Education Union in New Zealand. She’ll be talking about efforts in her
Mayworks Festival of Working People and the Arts is excited to give you a sneak peak of the 31st annual Festival, set to take place from May 1 – 14, 2016 at various locations across the GTA. The full line-up
The Ontario government has been conducting pre-budget consultations. The following are the comments made by our good friend and colleague Lynn Dee Eason, President of OPSEU Local 613 representing faculty at Sault College. Her remarks provide a great synopsis of
WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 17, 2016 – 4:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M.
@ St. James Campus; 200 King Street East; room SJA 217A
social to follow: 6PM at The Jason George 100 Front St. E.
AGENDA:Election of Delegates/Alternates to OPSEU Convention (April