Friday, 28 February 2014 00:00

AUPE Convention New Delegate Video

This is a 14 minute video that is geared to new Convention Delegates but it is a great video for all members so please take a few minutes and have a look. If you are a new delegates this short video will give you information…
Be one of a handful of members to represent Local 039 at this years annual Grandparents' Day BBQ at the Legislature Grounds in Edmonton on Wednesday Sept 7, 2016!!! The Women's Committee is hosting the annual Grandparents' Day BBQ at the
Thursday, 28 April 2016 00:00

Day of Mourning 2016

Sandra Vogel, Tina Condemi and Local 039 Chair Rose Read join fellow brothers and sisters at AUPE Headquarters in Edmonton on this international day of Mourning. On April 28th each year AUPE honors members that have died in workplace accidents at a Day of Mourning…
For the 2015 year our Local average membership was 723. Our convention delegate count is 1 delegate per 100 members or portion thereof therefore our entitlement is 8 plus the Local Chair and the Local PE rep for a total of 10 members attending as…
We would like to remind all members of the importance of reporting any hazards, incidents and near misses that you may have at the workplace. The reporting of occupational health and safety concerns should never be discouraged. If you feel that you have an incident…
Congratulations to AUPE President Guy Smith and to the six AUPE Vice ...
Sunday, 09 August 2015 00:00

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: Leanne Fedrau
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.
Sunday, 09 August 2015 00:00

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 Secretary-TreasurerM. Dempsey, Vice-PresidentE. Raz, Vice-President
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 opportunity to send 3 members from Local 039…
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 issues affecting all Albertans.
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 government, other unions and the buplic…
Saturday, 07 March 2015 17:00

YAC Committee Meeting - 9 Mar 2015

AUPE’s Young Activists Committee met in Lethbridge today (March 9, 2015) to discuss committee business, including planning for the YAC Conference taking place June 14-17 and the YAC Softball Tournament taking place July 11-13. The meeting continues tomorrow.
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 this conference please conmplete this application form …
Wednesday, 25 February 2015 17:00

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

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 of 30) to consider applying to take part in this excellent conference,…
Tuesday, 17 February 2015 17:00

Where Your Union Dues Go

Union dues are 1.25% of your basic wage. That works out to only $25 if you made $2000 a month. That pays for negotiators that will get you the best collective agreement possible, union representatives that will make sure your boss follows that agreement, education…
Wednesday, 11 February 2015 17:00

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
Friday, 06 February 2015 17:00

What is the Executive Committee

In odd-numbered years, Convention elects an eight-member Executive Committee - made up of the President, the Executive Secretary-Treasurer and six Vice-Presidents. The President and the
AUPE’s Young Activists Committee met at union headquarters in Edmonton Jan. 5 and 6. The committee establishes ongoing connections...
Sunday, 14 December 2014 17:00

What is YAC, The Young Activists Committee

The Young Activists Committee is a group of members that .....
 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
Tuesday, 11 November 2014 17:00

Convention 2014 - Eyeopener Newsletter

Each year at convention a newsletter is published each day. Below are links to the 2014 Convention newsletter:
Sunday, 09 March 2014 18:00

Convention 2014 Announcement

 The 38th Annual Convention will be held on 16-18 October 2014 at the Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton. Registration will take place on Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014.
Sunday, 09 March 2014 18:00

Convention Minutes

Minutes to past conventions can be found on the website at the following link
Alberta's largest union will honour International Women's Day by presenting its annual DOVE Award to a Calgary corrections worker who is devoted to ensuring all worksites are as safe as possible for employees....
Thursday, 14 November 2013 17:00

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 tentative Agreements;