SPECIAL GMM

SPECIAL GENERAL MEMBERS Meeting.

The Executive Committee is calling a SPECIAL GMM for July 14th at 5 pm in EA 102

Agenda:
OUWCC Voluntary Levy
Membership Mobilizer
The Fall Social
Black Lives Matter
Northern Ontario Indigenous Reserves

Bylaw amendments

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Bargaining Notice Info Party

June8ImageWEDNESDAY JUNE 8th

2 – 6 PM in front of Schmon Tower

Unit 1 will serve notice to bargain — this will commence collective bargaining of our largest bargaining unit.  If you’re on campus come to the table outside of Schmon Tower. Get a cupcake or two, share your perspective, learn what the bargaining process entails.

Cupcakes, sparkling juice, and smiles shared for free!

OUR OFFICE MOVED!

The university is modernizing seminar rooms on the fourth floor of MacKenzie Chown. Our office has just been relocated to MC D 304. It is the last seminar room in D section on the third floor.

MAY 1 INTERNATIONAL WORKERS DAY

The Niagara Regional Labour Council Invites us to a May Day Party Saturday April 30th.

Celebrate International Workers Day on the eve of May Day and march in a rally on May 1st.

MAYDAY Party 20162016 May Day rallies and marches:

May 1  Labour organized rally at the Pearson airport
https://www.facebook.com/events/529451710572616/

May 1 in Hamilton
https://www.facebook.com/events/103068383425226/

May 1 in Brampton
https://www.facebook.com/events/1745830212370748/

May 1 Traditional downtown Toronto
https://www.facebook.com/events/1579171805728189/

APRIL 28 DAY OF MOURNING

DOM16-HAM_Niagara Region copyApril 28th is National Day Of Mourning held to commemorate workers killed on the job.

919 workers died while working in 2014 This is 2.5 deaths per day! Many more succumb to an occupation-acquired disease or job-related injury. Heath and Safety standards frequently violated  by employers. Workers wage a continuous struggle on the H&S front to prevent fatalities, diseases and injuries on the job.

Click here DOM Schedule 2016

ON FACEBOOK   and  Niagara Falls Review Article

 

UNIT 2 IN BARGAINING!

MONDAY APRIL 18 at 1pm, members of Unit 2 entered into bargaining with Brock.  The purpose of their first meeting is to exchange proposals.  Unit 2’s collective agreement expires in June.

 Unit 2 successfully bargained to their first collective agreement in 2006. Stay tuned for more updates on Unit 2 bargaining.