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

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

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

Spring General Election: Call for Nominations (Executive Committee, Trustees, and Equity Officer)

In accordance with the bylaws (Article 8.2), nominations for CUPE 3902 Executive Committee positions are open as of February 15th.    Available positions include: –       Chair of the Local –       Vice-Chair, Unit 1 –       Vice-Chair, Unit 3 –       Vice-Chair, Unit … Continue reading

Notice of Vacancy: Equity Officer

CUPE 3902’s elected Equity Officer Adleen Crapo has had to resign from the position. We thank Adleen for her service to the Local.  Nomination are now open for the position of Equity Officer. Please send nominations, with a second, to … Continue reading

Call for Unit 2 Steward

Do you work at Victoria College as a TA, Sessional Lecturer, Writing Instructor, or Undergraduate Tutor? Then you are a member of Unit 2, the oldest unit in our Local. Do you want to learn about your rights as a … Continue reading

Call for Member Organizers

CUPE 3902 is seeking member organizers for immediate help with Unit 5 (postdoctoral research fellow) bargaining support. Member organizers will do on-the-ground outreach and mobilization. Each member organizer will receive an honorarium worth 20 hours at the SGSII hourly rate … Continue reading

Attention Unit 3 Members: 2016/17 Unit 3 Fund Now Open

The 2016-17 application for the Unit 3 Fund is now open to eligible Unit 3 members.  Click here for more details and the Fund application.  The deadline for applications is 31 August, 2017.

Human Rights Are Not Up for Debate: Boycott the Upcoming “Free Speech” Debate

As members of the CUPE 3902 Queer Caucus, and of the wider University community, we were encouraged when the University Administration recently mandated that Professor Jordan Peterson respect his students’ pronouns. The university has recognised that transgender students not only … Continue reading

UofT safety resources

If you or anyone you know has safety concerns, please visit http://safety.utoronto.ca/ or contact: Campus Police (Emergency Number) St George and UTSC: 416-978-2222 UTM: 905-569-4333 Community Safety Office (Tri-campus) 416-978-1485 Additional Resources: Sexual & Gender Diversity Office (Tri-campus) 416-946-5624 sgdo@utoronto.ca … Continue reading