Archive for September, 2016

Fairness for Contract Faculty Day of Action

Fairness for Contract Faculty Day of Action

| 29/09/2016

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King Campus Steward Election

King Campus Steward Election

| 23/09/2016

An election will be held to fill vacant steward positions at King Campus on Thursday, October 6 Location – Boardroom “A” (off the main foyer) Time – 1:00 to 2:00 All Local 560 members in good standing are eligible to stand for election as steward. For more information, contact Frank Yee, fyee@opseu560.org  

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Faculty Offices at King Campus

Faculty Offices at King Campus

| 19/09/2016

Faculty in Garriock Hall were blindsided in late summer by orders to immediately pack up their office contents for a move to other offices. Apparently construction was planned for the current office location, but nobody bothered to tell affected faculty. Further, there has been no information about whether this is temporary or a new cost-savings […]

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If You’ve Got a McJob, You Can Get a McEducation

If You’ve Got a McJob, You Can Get a McEducation

| 09/09/2016

You may have seen the announcement regarding this deal: “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. McDonald’s managers who complete a corporate curriculum called Managers Development Program 2 (MDP2) will receive the equivalent […]

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