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Newfoundland and Labrador

April 24, 2018 - 12:15pm •
Sisters and Brothers,   On April 28, the National Day of Mourning, we remember all those who have been killed or injured on the job.  In addition, this year we are focusing on harassment and violence in the workplace. Many area councils have already made arrangements to lay a wreath at their community event on behalf of our union. I encourage you all to attend an event near you.  There are various events organized in New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia and Newfoundland and Labrador. (See event listing below.)
April 24, 2018 - 8:50am •
Sisters and Brothers, This year, we encourage our members to participate in the events being organized around NPSW. We want our members to be recognized for the important work that they do for Canadians. Activities during National Public Service week are one small form of recognition. Of course, we also want our members' work recognized with correct and on time pay; better benefits and safe and decent working conditions.
April 19, 2018 - 5:03pm •
The PSAC education team is preparing to revise the Talking Union Basics (TUB) course.  This course is often the first point of entry into PSAC union education.  If you are a graduate of this course, we would ask that you complete the following survey, which should take about 15 minutes. The information gathered will provide guidance for the revision of TUB.  Here is the survey.
April 18, 2018 - 10:40am •
April 29 Prior to the Convention officially opening, the regions held their regional caucuses.  Colleen Coffey, Regional Executive Vice-President (REVP) for the Atlantic Region chaired the Caucus and introduced members of the Atlantic Regional Council in attendance.
April 17, 2018 - 7:24am •
Sisters and Brothers, This week is National Volunteer Week and I wanted to take a brief moment to recognize and thank all of you who dedicate your time for our union.  Our members give so much without expecting anything in return.  We work together to improve working conditions for all workers in society and we take on causes that our near and dear to our hearts.  We obtain many victories and accomplishments because of the work we do together. Thank you for dedicating so much of your time and efforts to our union. In solidarity,
April 6, 2018 - 1:02pm •
Thank you to all FB members who have embarked on e-vote process and cast their vote.  This information is intended for all FB members who have not participated in the tentative agreement vote process to date.    It's a simple two step process for Members in Good Standing!    • Find a webinar/meeting on a regional website; register and listen to a 20 minute presentation on your tentative agreement. You have the option to stay on the session for the Q&A session after the presentation or;   
April 3, 2018 - 7:40am •
Young workers across Canada are turning controversy into opportunity by donating free Loblaw gift cards to charity. Loblaw recently admitted to fixing the price of bread at stores across the country for more than a decade, and the company announced it would offer $25 gift cards to all customers as an apology. PSAC’s Regional Young Worker Committees are shifting the price-fixing scandal into a way to help Canadians in need.
March 29, 2018 - 7:49am •
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 29, 2018 Lecturers’ Union of Memorial University of Newfoundland Weighs in on Provincial Budget ST. JOHN’S, NL –Members of the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) who are part of the Lecturers’ Union of Memorial University of Newfoundland (LUMUN) local 90500 are disappointed that the provincial budget presented the same vision of austerity leaving post-secondary institutions and its workers in a dire state.
March 9, 2018 - 8:00am •
March 7, 2018 - 7:36am •
The Lecturers’ Union of Memorial University of Newfoundland (LUMUN) – Memorial University is comprised of 70 Post Docs and between 200-300 Per Course Instructors (PCIs) who work at the following locations: Memorial University of NL, Grenfell College, Marine Institute, Labrador Institute, Harlow Campus and research station in Bonne Bay.

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Newfoundland and Labrador Contact

St. John's Regional Office 
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
33 Pippy Place, Suite 105
St. John's, NL  A1B 3X2
Phone: (709) 726-6453
Fax: (709) 726-1821
Toll free: 1-888-904-4357

Sean Glavine
Regional Representative
 
Corina Harding
Regional Representative
hardinc@psac-afpc.com
 
Mark Power
A/Regional Representative
 
Melissa Hyde
Administrative Assistant
hydem@psac-afpc.com

Upcoming Events

NL - St. John's - Young Workers General Meeting October 24, 2018 • St. John's
NS - Halifax - Regional Council Meeting November 17, 2018 • Halifax
NL - Introduction to Canada Labour Code Part II November 24, 2018 • St. John's
NL - Local Officers Training December 8, 2018 • St. John's