CUPE 3912 BLUES NIGHT SOCIAL AT BEARLY’S

Join fellow teachers for a fun evening of camaraderie and music with Andrew Gillis and the Bearly’s House Blues Band. We will be celebrating the end of a challenging academic year, which saw some solid achievements for CUPE 3912. Come out and enjoy a free beer and a burger and, if you have some chops, sit in with the band!

SUNDAY 29 JUNE 2014,
8:00 PM-12:00AM,
BEARLY’S HOUSE OF BLUES,
1269 BARRINGTON ST. HALIFAX.

FOR INFORMATION CONTACT: CUPE3912@DAL.CA

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New Article in MSVU Collective Agreement

Article 26: Transition to the Agreement

26.2.1 Wages for all employees shall be retroactive to September 1, 2012, or the date of hire, if later. Employees who have not held a contract with the Employer in the academic year 2013-14 shall be entitled to retroactivity upon giving the Employer notice within 30 days of the signing of this agreement

*This article is applicable only to the Mount St. Vincent University agreement. It is effective for 30 days after May 22.

Saint Mary’s University: Ratification Vote

NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING

To: Members, CUPE Local 3912 (Part-Time Faculty at Saint Mary’s University)

From : Steve Cloutier, President

Re: Ratification vote

The Local 3912 (Saint Mary’s) Bargaining Committee will be presenting the tentative agreement to the membership of the SMU bargaining unit as follows:

Date: Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Place: Loyola 173, SMU

Time: 1st Meeting — 1 pm to 4 pm

Time: 2nd Meeting — 6 pm to 9 pm

Please attend one meeting or the other. You are not required to attend both. One ballot will be provided to each member for voting at the conclusion of the presentation.

As per Section 4(c) of our Local bylaws, only those members of CUPE 3912 who have a contract to teach at Saint Mary’s University in the current term (Winter 2014: January to April 2014) are eligible to vote.

In solidarity,
Steve Cloutier, President
CUPE Local 3912

Elections to the Executive Committee

A reminder that the elections for the Executive Committee will also take place at the annual general meeting on Friday 25th April.

Anyone can be nominated to serve on the executive committee. Nominations should be either forwarded to the office (by Thursday at noon: cupe3912@dal.ca) or nominations can be raised from the floor of the meeting.

See you there!

CUPE 3912 Annual General Meeting
Friday 25 April, 2 pm
Saint Mary’s University, 903 Robie Street, Sobey Building, room 160

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Come out and support your union. Become informed of issues affecting YOUR paycheque, and get involved!

 

Event:                   CUPE 3912 Annual General Meeting

Date:                     Friday, April 25

Time:                     2:00 p.m.

Place:                    Saint Mary’s University,  903 Robie Street

Sobey Building, room 160  

 

REMINDER: RATIFICATION VOTE | Special membership meeting for CUPE Local 3912 members currently teaching at MSVU

To: Members, CUPE Local 3912 (Mount Saint Vincent University – MSVU)

From: Steve Cloutier, President

Date: March 28, 2014

Re: Ratification Vote

The Local 3912 (MSVU) Bargaining Committee will be presenting the tentative agreement to the membership of the MSVU bargaining unit as follows:

When: April 11, 2014

Where: Rosaria 401 (Don MacNeil Room), MSVU

Time: 1st meeting: 1 pm to 4 pm

2nd meeting: 6 pm to 9 pm

Please attend one meeting or the other. You are not required to attend both. One ballot will be provided at the conclusion of the presentation to each member for voting.

As per Section 4 (c) of our local bylaws, only those members of CUPE 3912 who have a contract to teach at Mount St. Vincent University in the current semester (January-April 2014) are eligible to vote.

In solidarity,

Steve Cloutier, President
CUPE Local 3912

NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING

To: Members, CUPE Local 3912 (Mount Saint Vincent University – MSVU)

From: Steve Cloutier, President

Date: March 28, 2014

Re: Ratification Vote

The Local 3912 (MSVU) Bargaining Committee will be presenting the tentative agreement to the membership of the MSVU bargaining unit as follows:

When: April 11, 2014

Where: Rosaria 401 (Don MacNeil Room), MSVU

Time: 1st meeting: 1 pm to 4 pm

2nd meeting: 6 pm to 9 pm

Please attend one meeting or the other. You are not required to attend both. One ballot will be provided at the conclusion of the presentation to each member for voting.

As per Section 4 (c) of our local bylaws, only those members of CUPE 3912 who have a contract to teach at Mount St. Vincent University in the current semester (January-April 2014) are eligible to vote.

In solidarity,

Steve Cloutier, President
CUPE Local 3912

CUPE reaches tentative contract agreement with MSVU

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 24, 2014

CUPE reaches tentative contract agreement with MSVU

(Halifax) – CUPE Local 3912 has reached a tentative agreement with Mount Saint
Vincent University (MSVU) on behalf of part-time faculty, including clinical instructors
and lab demonstrators.

CUPE National Representative Marianne Welsh says, “We reached the deal on March
22. The Bargaining Committee will be recommending its acceptance and is in the
process of setting dates and times for a ratification vote.”

Local 3912 represents more than one hundred part-time faculty at MSVU.

For information:

Steve Cloutier
President, Local 3912
(902) 440-4549 (c)

Marianne Welsh
CUPE National Representative
(902) 818-4125

John McCracken
CUPE Communications Representative
(902) 455-4180

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Update: CUPE 3912 Negotiations with Mount St. Vincent University

After a second conciliation meeting on Saturday, March 22, 2014, CUPE 3912 and Mount St. Vincent University have reached a tentative agreement. The union will set times and dates for ratification votes. A presentation explaining the agreement will take place at the beginning of each ratification session. Members will have the opportunity to ask any questions. Dates and times will be posted as soon as possible.