Dec 20, 2012 03:08 PM CUPE leaders are calling on the Minister of Education to allow school board workers to negotiate their contracts, and to not impose contracts unilaterally after December 31.
Dec 7, 2012 01:35 PM CUPE support workers at Vancouver Island University have a new tentative agreement. The deal was reached this week after a final bargaining session between VIU and CUPE Local 1858.
Dec 6, 2012 05:37 PM Support workers at Simon Fraser University have delivered a ‘final offer to settle’ to SFU president Andrew Petter. The 1,000 CUPE support workers have been without a contract for 2 ½ years and SFU is the only university in the province that has not negotiated in good faith to a new collective agreement.
Dec 5, 2012 03:27 PM CUPE workers at North Island College have a new tentative collective agreement. The agreement, signed yesterday, is a four-year, no-concessions agreement with four 1% wage hikes spread over the final two years.
Dec 3, 2012 05:39 PM Three days of intense bargaining has produced a provincial framework deal for CUPE college support workers. The template for agreement was reached late Sunday night by the CISSBA and the government’s BC Post Secondary Employers' Association.
Nov 29, 2012 05:34 AM CUPE 5791 members from the University of Regina came out in full force to learn about their pension plan yesterday. The town hall featured panelists Simon Archer, a member of the Koskie Minsky Pension and Benefits Practice Group, and Kevin Skerrett, CUPE National Senior Researcher and pension specialist.
Nov 21, 2012 05:10 PM Neither snow, nor sleet nor driving rain could keep CUPE college support workers from their appointed rounds on the picket line yesterday and today across the province (see photo gallery). The two days of strike action follow two years without a contract. The campuses were virtually all shut down, with CUPE locals reporting that few students crossed the picket lines.
Nov 20, 2012 10:19 AM Five more BC community colleges are on strike. The job action comes after failed last minute efforts by CUPE to get the provincial government to sign off on collective agreements with BC’s 3,000 CUPE college support workers.
Nov 15, 2012 07:15 PM CUPE staff at BC’s colleges are readying for strike action. Tentative plans call for an all-campus walkout starting on Tuesday, Nov. 20. Organizers say they are leaving the door open for the BC government to stop stalling and settle with the 3,000 CUPE support workers who have been without a contract for 2 1/2 years .
Nov 8, 2012 06:41 PM Contract talks broke off today at the College of New Caledonia. CUPE Local 4951 says the negotiations reached an impasse after the union presented its offer of settlement to the college and were told the college has "no money" for a new contract with its unionized workers.Previous 1 2  4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 ... 19 Next