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Unit 5 Ratification Vote – Poll Locations

Members of Unit 5 are encouraged to vote at next week’s ratification polls. Polls will be open on Monday, May 29th and Tuesday, May 30th. Poll locations and times are as follows: Poll #1 – Gerstein (11am-7pm) Poll #2 – … Continue reading

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Unit 1 Financial Assistance Funds

Applications for the International Health Plan Assistance Fund (IHPAF), the UofT Family Plan Assistance Fund (UFPAF), the Childcare Financial Assistance Fund (CFAF), the Unfunded Students Assistance Fund (USAF) and the Research Assistants Defense Fund (RADF) are now being accepted. Please see … Continue reading

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2017 Annual Election Results

  Dear Members, Please see the results from the Union’s elections below: External Liaison Officer Justin Kong – 112 Lahoma Thomas – 165 Spoiled: 15 Total: 292 Internal Liaison Officer Ellie Ade Kur – 108 Meaghan Marian – 128 Emil … Continue reading

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Unit 1 Membership Meeting – April 20

The upcoming Unit 1 Membership Meeting is a special membership meeting for our Bargaining Team’s presentation of the bargaining platform to the Unit 1 membership. This is the space to hear, discuss, and, if necessary, call for amendments to our Bargaining Team’s … Continue reading

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Unit 5 Contract Petition

Unit 5 members have been in bargaining since November 2016. They are fighting for a fair collective agreement to put them on par with unionized post-docs at other Canadian universities. Sign the petition to show your support! www.change.org/p/unit5contract For more information on … Continue reading

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Asbestos on Campus: A Townhall

In response to the recent asbestos contamination in the Medical Sciences Building, CUPE 3902 has worked in conjunction with other Locals on campus to organize an information session. The intent is to educate members, workers and students on the current … Continue reading

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U5 Strike Vote Results

We are happy and excited to announce to you all the results of the U5 Strike Vote. A solid 87.5% voted “YES” to support the Bargaining team with a Strike Mandate. We have conciliation meeting dates from March 27 & 29-30. The bargaining team will … Continue reading

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Unit 5 Strike Vote Information and Polling Times

On March 9, Unit 5 had a general meeting. The meeting had a single agenda item: a motion on opening up the referendum on a strike mandate. The Bargaining Team presented the current status of the bargaining process and presented … Continue reading

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Notice of Special General Membership Meeting

When: Monday, March 6 – 5:30pm-7:30pm Where: Sid Smith, Room 1087 What: Please note that this is a special meeting with a closed agenda to deal with all outstanding bylaw-mandated business. We will make every effort to begin and end … Continue reading

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Call for Unit 5 Bargaining Support Committee Chair – URGENT!

Applications are now open for the Unit 5 Bargaining Support Committee Chair. Please submit a resume and a statement of interest to organizer@cupe3902.org by Tuesday, 28 February. Preference will be given to members currently or previously working in Unit 5. … Continue reading

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