CUPE Rally Tomorrow!

Attention All Faculty and Librarians!   Tomorrow is your chance to show your support for our CUPE 926 colleagues. This group is in a battle for the future of decent jobs at Laurier. Jim Gerlach, WLUFA treasurer and Chief Negotiator for the Contract Faculty labour negotiations, will be presenting a cheque from WLUFA to the[…]

Website Maintenance – Sunday, July 24, 2016

Maintenance Window   When:                  12:15 AM EDT Sunday July 24, 2016 Duration:             Up to 10 hours   Rogers Network has notified our service provider that they will be making physical changes to fibre network cables providing one of the links to the data center where our web hosting equipment is located.   The changes[…]

CUPE 926 Needs You This Weekend!

Sent on behalf of Michele Kramer, President WLUFA   Dear Members,   By now, you might be aware that CUPE 926 is in a legal strike position (and will exercise that right) as of 12 am this Sunday. The decision to strike has arisen out of the Administration’s unprecedented decision to impose an Agreement on the[…]

Labour Disruption

In the event of the labour disruption at Laurier the WLUFA staff will be working from home. Please send an email to lbrocklebank@wlu.ca, lwatson@wlu.ca or smckeeprotopapas@wlu.ca . If this is an urgent matter, please call Sheila McKee-Protopapas at (519) 500-0939.

Canada Post Poised to Lock Out Postal Workers

Another labour dispute with local repercussions involves the Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW), and could use your support in conversations with your family, friends, and neighbours. Today (Tuesday), Canada Post served notice that it plans to drive fifty thousand Canadian workers out onto the streets without pay in its efforts to get them to impose steep concessions on[…]

Rally to Support CUPE 926

Sent on behalf of Michele Kramer, WLUFA President Dear Members, It’s hot outside and it’s getting even hotter inside for our fellow employees of CUPE 926 who have been bargaining for most of this past year to stave off the out-sourcing of their jobs. Please see the message below, written by Marc Xuereb of the[…]

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