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Bring us your Questions for the Presidents Town Hall

Bring us your Questions for the Presidents Town Hall

Published: August-18-2015 | Category: SAIT News

Do you have a question for Dr. Ross that you would like raised at the President's Town Hall on September 1, 2015? If you would like our Local Chair Rose Read to bring forward your question, comment or concern simply fill in the question bo...

 Do you have a question for SAIT President Dr. David Ross that you would like raised at the President's Town Hall on September 1, 2015? If you would like our Loca...

Free Golf Shirt for Local 039 Members

Free Golf Shirt for Local 039 Members

Published: August-12-2015 | Category: AUPE Local 039 News

A free golf shirt for AUPE Local 039 members so that we may all wear our support on our sleeve. In a show of support and solidarity our local is providing all our members with a golf shirt that will have a logo of AUPE Local 039 on one slee...

A free golf shirt for AUPE Local 039 members so that we may all wear our support on our sleeve. In a show of support and solidarity our local is providing all our...

The Calgary Stampeder's Football present Union Week July 2015

The Calgary Stampeder's Football present Union Week July 2015

Published: June-28-2015 | Category: Other Events

The Calgary Stampeder's present Union Week July 18th @ 5:00 pm vs Winnipeg. Tickets are  $40.00 which includes: ...

  The Calgary Stampeder's present Union Week July 18th @ 5:00 pm vs Winnipeg Tickets are  $40.00 which includes: Pregame Tailgate on the Concourse Access to...

Annual General Meeting May 27, 2015 - Component Positions & Responsibilities

Greetings Brothers and Sisters Please save the date of May 27, 2015 11:30am – 1:00pm for the AUPE Local 39 Annual General Meeting. Many positions are up for electio...

Joint AUPE/SAFA 2015 Annual Spring BBQ May

Thank you to all the AUPE and SAFA members that helped plan and organize the great BBQ this year. It was both successful and delicious! ...

108 listing of Job Classifications & Descriptions of AUPE Positions within SAIT now available on our website (May 2015)

There is now a complete listing of job classifications of AUPE positions within SAIT now available on our website. All positions can be found in alphabetical order l...

Member update: You’re entitled to time off to vote May 5, 2015

AUPE reminds all members of your statutory right for time off to vote in the provincial election on May 5. Section 132 of the Elections Act requires employers to gi...

Program closure at GPRC Fairview campus a tragedy, says AUPE

The closure of a highly successful program at Grande Prairie Regional College that helps adults with special needs join the workforce is a tragedy, says a vice-presi...

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The Calgary Stampeder's Football present Union Week July 2015

The Calgary Stampeder's Football present Union Week July 2015

The Calgary Stampeder's present Union Week July 18th @ 5:00 pm vs Winnipeg. Tickets are  $40.00 which includes: ...

Joint AUPE/SAFA 2015 Annual Spring BBQ May

Thank you to all the AUPE and SAFA members that helped plan and organize the great BBQ this year. It was both successful and delicious! ...

3rd Annual St. Patrick's Shindig Was Magical

We hosted our 3rd Annual St. Patrick's Day Shindig on Tuesday March 17, 2015 in the Symposium in the SAIT Campus Centre. This was an open event this year to all AUPE members and guests. The food was prepared by Chartwells and was ...

3rd Annual St. Patrick's Shindig - 17 March 2015

We will be presenting out 3rd Annual St. Patricks Shindig on Tuesday March 17, 2015 in the Symposium in the SAIT Campus Center. This is an Open Event this year and we are hoping for a great turnout. ...

A visit with Santa at the AUPE/SAFA Christmas Party 2014 Dec

Krista Craig and Tanya Mullings share some photos of their visit with Santa tonight at the AUPE/SAFA Christmas party. Head over to our Facebook page to view more photos. ...

AREA COUNCIL INFORMATION

Calgary Area Council Volunteers Brunch 2015 - Wainwright Hotel

Calgary Area Council Volunteers Brunch 2015 - Wainwright Hotel

Volunteer members that support AUPE Calgary Area Council throughout the year met at the Wainwright Hotel in "downtown" Heritage Park on the morning of Sunday March 15, 2015 to share a meal between brothers and sisters at their Sun...

Calgary Area Council Newsletter February 2015

Happy Feb. everyone!   Here's the latest news from the AUPE Calgary Area Council!   CAC Meeting Dates - Please come if you can!  :-)  All AUPE members are welcome to attend.  The more the merrier!   Meetings are held at the AU...

Calaway Park Tickets Available until 2012 May 15

Calgary Area Council has information about Calaway Park passes. ...

Calgary Area Council AGM 2012

May Meeting - AGM !!!! Mark your calendars, please! Details below ...

Local Events & Ticket Offers

For more information on local events and ticket offers from the Calgary Area Council, please visit their website. ...

SAIT NEWS

Bring us your Questions for the Presidents Town Hall

Bring us your Questions for the Presidents Town Hall

Do you have a question for Dr. Ross that you would like raised at the President's Town Hall on September 1, 2015? If you would like our Local Chair Rose Read to bring forward your question, comment or concern simply fill in the q...

Joint AUPE/SAFA 2015 Annual Spring BBQ May

Thank you to all the AUPE and SAFA members that helped plan and organize the great BBQ this year. It was both successful and delicious! ...

Police investigating suspicious death at SAIT campus - 21 March 2015

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends of anyone involved in what is being reported as a suspicious death at SAIT last night. At 07:17 this morning (Saturday Mar 21, 2015) the SAIT emergency system sent out text...

Career Directions at SAIT 16-17 March 2015

Great turn out by both Vendors and Students at Career Directions in the Stan Grad building over the last two days. A great deal of effort goes into the planning and preparation for this event. Congratulations to the organization c...

Generous Donations to Four Schools This Week 11 March 2015

The School of Transportation has received a donation of a 2.5 million dollar corporate jet from owner Wayne Henuset. This was one of 4 donations announced on Wednesday March 11, 2015. The MacPhail School of Energy, The School of I...

LOCAL 039 NEWS

Free Golf Shirt for Local 039 Members

Free Golf Shirt for Local 039 Members

A free golf shirt for AUPE Local 039 members so that we may all wear our support on our sleeve. In a show of support and solidarity our local is providing all our members with a golf shirt that will have a logo of AUPE Local 039 o...

Annual General Meeting May 27, 2015 - Component Positions & Responsibilities

Greetings Brothers and Sisters Please save the date of May 27, 2015 11:30am – 1:00pm for the AUPE Local 39 Annual General Meeting. Many positions are up for elections – please consider running. ...

Local Chair Appointment to the Complaint Review Committee

At the last Convention (Oct 2014) our membership introduced a new article into our constitution. This is "Article 29 - Member Conduct, Complaints and Discipline". As per the article, "...Every member has an obligation to comply wi...

Local 039 AUPE - Promising Futures Award

The Local 039 AUPE - Promising Futures Award is a $245 award sponsored by the Local that is available to 2 SAIT students that meet the following criteria. The deadline for applying for the award is December 31st. ...

George S. Audley Educational Fund — Sponsored by the Alberta Union of Provincial Employees (AUPE)

The George S. Audley Educational Fund is a $370 award sponsored by AUPE that is available to 1 SAIT student that meets the following criteria. The deadline for applying for the award is December 31st. ...

AUPE EDUCATION

Apply for the Strength In Diversity, Human Rights Conference 4-5 June 2015

Apply for the Strength In Diversity, Human Rights Conference 4-5 June 2015

Apply soon. AUPE is offering a Human Rights Conference this year called "Strength in Diversity" Our Local is able to send 2 members plus we may be able to send some alternates, space permitting. If you are interested in attending ...

Apply for the Young Activists (YAC) Conference June 14-17, 2015

Get your application in soon. The Young Activists Committee is sponsoring the 2015 Young Activists Conference June 14-17, 2015, at the Goldeye Centre in Nordegg, AB. I want to encourage all of our younger members (under the age o...

Apply for the Day of Mourning Occupational Health & Safety Seminar 28 April 2015

Apply today! AUPE’s Occupational Health and Safety Committee (pictured) would like to remind Locals and any members interested in health and safety issues to register now for this year’s Day of Mourning Seminar on Tuesday, April 2...

Labour School 2015 Comes to a Close

AUPE President Guy Smith closed the annual Labour School on the morning of Feb. 26 with a parting message for participants: keep calm and union strong in these uncertain times! ...

AUPE Labour School 2015 Starts Today (2015 Feb 22)

AUPE’s annual Labour School starts today (Sunday 2015 Feb 22). Labour School is a four-day intensive advanced labour education seminar held every year. Last year it took place at the Banff Centre and began with an opening address ...

POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION NEWS

Lethbridge College support staff ratify three-year deal

Lethbridge College support staff ratify three-year deal

Nearly 400 support staff at Lethbridge College have ratified a three-year collective agreement that reflects previous settlements in Alberta’s post-secondary sector. “It was a long, sometimes difficult process that required a lot...

Collective Agreement Reached at NorQuest College - 6 Mar 2015

EDMONTON – More than 260 administrative and other professional staff, along with the employer, ratified an independent mediator’s recommendations for settlement yesterday that will see a five-year collective agreement in place at ...

US college makes budget cuts a collaborative exercise - Feb 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education has published a feature on the approach taken at the College of Wooster (Ohio) to trimming its budget. Administrators set up a wiki that made available to staff, faculty, and students all of the i...

AUPE PROVINCIAL EXECUTIVE

Executive Committee Meeting May 2015

Executive Committee Meeting May 2015

Held at AUPE Headquarters/Red Deer Regional Office via Video-ConferenceTuesday, May 19, 2015 The meeting was called to order at 9:07 AM with President Smith in the Chair. Present: G. Smith, President J. Heistad, Executive Secret...

What is the Provincial Executive (PE)

The Provincial Executive, made up of the Executive Committee and one elected member from each of AUPE's more than 32 Locals, is the ...

Minutes from the Provincial Executive meeting held September 06, 2013

 The Provincial Executive (PE) is the AUPE’s governing body between Conventions. The PE meets at least six times per year to conduct the business of the union. Minutes of September 06, 2013 ...

Duties of the Executive Committee 2013-2015

AUPE’s Constitution sets out the duties of the Executive Committee as follows: The Executive Committee shall be responsible: to set the mandate for negotiations for all staff Collective Agreements; to ratify all staff tentati...

AUPE STANDING COMMITTEES

Human Rights Committee Meeting May 2015

Human Rights Committee Meeting May 2015

AT AUPE Headquarters The meeting was called to order at 9:30 a.m. with Carrie-Lynn Rusznak in the Chair. ROLL CALL Present: Deb Caplette, Ray Tweedle, Richard Lemaire, Dale Pearce Staff Advisor: Jeff Manuntag Staff Secretary: ...

Members Benefits Committee Meeting May 2015

The following minutes were taken from AUPE website at Union Headquarters in the Red Deer Room The meeting was called to order at 8:30 a.m. with Jason Heistad, Executive Secretary-Treasurer in the Chair. ...

To All Members - Apply to Day of Mourning OH&S Seminar 28 April 2015

AUPE’s Occupational Health and Safety Committee (pictured) would like to remind Locals and any members interested in health and safety issues to register now for this year’s Day of Mourning Seminar on Tuesday, April 28.We have an ...

AUPE Environmental Committee Meets 16 March 2015

Chair Rod Feland shows his green spirit when the Environmental Committee met at Headquarters on 16 March 2015. The Environmental Committee promotes the education of the members and Public as it relates to matters of environmental ...

Pay and Social Equity Committee Meets 10 March 2015

The Pay and Social Equity Committee met at AUPE headquarters on March 10 for a regular meeting. The committee educates members and the public on issues related to pay equity and social reform. They also lobby all levels of governm...