Winter Warm Clothing Drive

Winter Warm Clothing Drive

As we settle into fall, it is time to look ahead to the colder months coming and think about gathering winter clothing and blankets for our annual collection drive at the December Social. This year the Holiday Social is on December 13 in the Upper Commons. We are seeking: warm winter clothing blankets, sleeping bags thick socks scarves, toques, gloves…

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Your Delegates to CUPE National Convention

CUPE National Convention will be in Toronto, October 1-6 2017. You will be represented by: Kara White, Kirk Mercer, Pat Shade and Ted Godwin. Laurie Whyte is the alternate. Thanks to all those who came out to the Special General Meeting yesterday to cast a ballot. The Executive ratified the vote today; the extra step of ratification was required as…

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Special General Meeting August 1st!

NOTICE OF SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING Tuesday Aug. 1, 12:00-1:00 – Engineering/Computer Science (ECS) 108. Agenda:  as this is a special meeting (see CUPE 951 Bylaws 4B), the only item will be the nominations and voting for 2 delegates and 1 alternate to the CUPE National Convention in Toronto Oct. 1-6, 2017. Come for Cookies and a quick vote. Note: If…

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National Aboriginal Day – June 21

National Aboriginal Day – June 21

CUPE National writes, “National Aboriginal Day is time to celebrate the vibrant and unique cultures of Indigenous peoples, as First Nations, Métis and Inuit communities graciously share their ceremonies, customs and heritage with us all. It is also a time for us to recommit ourselves to promoting truth and reconciliation” Some of the ways we can participate: Read the TRC Final Report and consider…

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