Update on Negotiations – UGSW Local 60550

Latest News:

March 30, 2016 – Sign the Petition in Support of the Union of Graduate Student Workers

WHEN: March 31 from 12-2 pm 
WHERE: UNB Fredericton, Alden Nowlan House/Grad House/Windsor Castle Bar, 676 Windsor St.
Complimentary food and non-alcoholic drinks provided.

March 24, 2016 – Letter to UNB’s Board of Governors

March 14, 2016 – UGSW Negotiating Team Report

March 2, 2016 – News Release: PSAC members at the University of New Brunswick overwhelmingly reject employer’s final offer.

Employer’s Final Offer / Strike Vote Meetings

Saint John Fredericton
Dalhousie Medical Building (downstairs)
100 Tucker Park Road
Saint John, NB
St. Anne Community Centre
(Richard Hatfield Room)
715 Priestman St.
Fredericton, NB
February 29, 2016 March 1st, 2016
10 AM, 3 PM 10 AM, 12:30 PM, 3 PM

You need to attend one of these meetings and listen to the full presentation in order to vote.  You also need to bring your PSAC ID card (if you have one) plus a copy of your online UNB pay advice slip for the current pay period ending 27 February 2016.

Guest speakers: Jeannie Baldwin, Regional Executive Vice-President, PSAC-Atlantic and Larry Gagnon, Negotiator, PSAC-Atlantic

UGSW Negotiating Team: Joe Blades, Nigam Khanal, Greg Ericson and Amir Abouhamzeh

February 25, 2016 – Emergency General Membership Meeting

February 21, 2016 – Radio interview

February 17, 2016 – Press Release: University of New Brunswick has the highest number of sexual violence cases reported in universities across the province

February 17, 2016 – CBC News Report: University of New Brunswick had 9 reported cases of sexual violence last term

February 16, 2016 – Press Release: PSAC members at the University of New Brunswick to hold strike vote

January 26, 2016 – The conciliator has called both parties back to the bargaining table on February 9, 2016.  Be Prepared!  Take part in the upcoming mobilization training.  You can download the poster below.

April 7, 2015 – PSAC members at the University of New Brunswick applied for a provincially-appointed conciliator

If you have any questions/comments or would like to contact a member of the bargaining team, please CLICK HERE.