September 19th – Queen’s Funeral

Greetings CUPE 1975 members, You all should have received the information now that the University of Saskatchewan wasn’t in favor of granting Monday, Sept 19th as a holiday. Our language under Article 16.1 of our Collective Agreement states: “Any date proclaimed as a public holiday by the provincial or federal government will be deemed to beContinue reading “September 19th – Queen’s Funeral”

Queen’s Funeral Information

Greetings CUPE 1975 members, We have had a number of inquires over the announcement from the Federal Government that next Monday would be a holiday for any Federal employees. Yesterday, Scott Moe and the Sask Party announced that they would not be granting that as a day off in Saskatchewan. We have reached out toContinue reading “Queen’s Funeral Information”

REQUEST FOR VOLUNTEERS – LABOUR DAY 2022 VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

SASKATOON – MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2022   Location:       Victoria Park by Riversdale Pool   Event duration:      (Set-up begins at 10:00 a.m.) Event advertised as starting at 11:30 a.m. until around 1:30 p.m.   Activity:                   CUPE Saskatchewan tent with popcorn!   Volunteer contact: J.R. Simpson: 306-260-6005 or jrsimpson4u@gmail.com     RSVP and sign-up for a volunteerContinue reading “REQUEST FOR VOLUNTEERS – LABOUR DAY 2022 VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES”

Request for Volunteers!

CUPE Saskatchewan is sponsoring a pizza lunch day in support of the Saskatoon and District Labour Council (SDLC) Summer Snack Program. Volunteers are requested to help with the sponsorship day by delivering lunches on Friday, July 22, 2022. WHAT: CUPE SK sponsored pizza lunch day of the SDLC Summer Snack Program. CUPE volunteers are requestedContinue reading “Request for Volunteers!”

Ratification Meeting

Later today, you will be receiving some individual information from the University’s Compensation Team regarding our ratification vote tomorrow.  It will outline what compensation you will receive if this contract is ratified by the membership. This compensation comes in the form of salary increases and bonuses.  Our Negotiating Team felt strongly that all our membersContinue reading “Ratification Meeting”

Upcoming Ratification Meeting and Vote

UPDATE: There have been some questions and concerns from the below post. The union and the University are still working on putting the MOA together and until it is signed by both sides, we are not allowed to release ANY information about it. It is made more difficult to get reviewed and signed with people onContinue reading “Upcoming Ratification Meeting and Vote”