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Contract faculty will soon vote to unionize.

| 27/06/2017 | 0 Comments

Contract faculty working at all 24 of Ontario’s public colleges will soon have a chance to vote to unionize, possibly in mid-July 2017. The Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) filed an application on 23 June 2017 to become the bargaining agent for faculty members who teach part-time and sessionals. Read more here.

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OPSEU Part-Time/Sessional Unionizing Drive

| 19/06/2017 | 0 Comments

OPSEU Part-Time/Sessional Unionizing Drive

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The Stakes of This Round of Bargaining: $20/hour Teachers Proposed at Mohawk College

| 19/06/2017 | 0 Comments

The Stakes of This Round of Bargaining: $20/hour Teachers Proposed at Mohawk College   Mohawk College in Hamilton features a summer program taught in conjunction with a Quebec CEGEP.  Traditionally, Mohawk has staffed similar programs with Mohawk employees who were members of our provincewide CAAT-A bargaining unit. However, this spring, Mohawk informed its faculty union […]

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Twitter Day of Action March 3 for Contract Faculty

Twitter Day of Action March 3 for Contract Faculty

| 27/02/2017 | 0 Comments

Tweet, Post, Comment, ReTweet #Fairness4CF On March 3, faculty, students, staff, and concerned citizens from across Ontario will engage in a day of action on Twitter to raise awareness about the need for fairness for contract faculty. Throughout the day, university and college community members will be invited to send their Boards of Governors or […]

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Pension for Contract Faculty

| 17/01/2017 | 0 Comments

OPSEU members in either CAAT Academic or CAAT Support who are not employed on a regular full-time basis can now join the CAAT Pension Plan when they are hired, or at any time following their date of hire. Joining the CAAT Pension Plan can help you build a stable, predictable retirement income while you work. […]

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CAAT Faculty Support CFS Day of Action on Tuition

| 02/11/2016 | 0 Comments

https://opseu.org/news/college-faculty-back-students-fight-quality-accessible-education Excerpt: Ontario college faculty represented by the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) are throwing their support behind today’s Canadian Federation of Students (CFS) National Day of Action, which aims to keep colleges and universities public and accessible to all. “Faculty are deeply worried about the quality of education in the face of funding […]

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Fairness for Contract Faculty Day of Action

| 29/09/2016 | 0 Comments

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Called to Account

| 27/05/2016 | 0 Comments

When management chooses to attack the union and its representatives rather than do the right thing by its workers, they will ultimately be called to account. https://opseu.org/news/grievance-board-blasts-jail-management-misconduct In a stinging rebuke of both their conduct and motives, Herlich raked senior MCSCS management over the coals for their “conspiracy to target the grievor and teach him […]

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