AUPE Local 039 News

We wanted to update the members on some position abolishments that have recently occurred. Over the past 3 weeks (June 20, 2016 - July 8, 2016) there have been 6 AUPE positions abolished and staff terminated. We have not been advised if there will be…
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 box…
Wednesday, 12 August 2015 00:00

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…
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 with the Constitution and conduct himself/herself in a manner…
Wednesday, 04 March 2015 00:00

President's Gala 2015

Congratulations to all the award winners at the Presidents Gala last night. "My husband and I were honoured to attend as representatives of AUPE Local 039." Rose Read was quoted saying after the event. The job of Masters of Ceremonies were shared by Radio, Television…
Friday, 27 February 2015 00:00

2014 T4 Slips Now Available on mySAIT

T4 Slips now available Reminder that Electronic T4 slips are now available on mySAIT*. When you’re ready to print your tax slips, here’s how:
AUPE Provincial Executive has been engaging since November 2014 in a Strategic Planning exercise. What do our Members need? What do our Members want? What do they expect?
You may have recognized her voice or perhaps her face looked familiar at the end of the commercial, either way we are very proud that ICT Administrative Assistant Tanya Mullings is both the voice
SAIT Polytechnic is pleased to announce Brad Donaldson is the new Vice President, Academic. Donaldson brings a wealth of knowledge and post-secondary .....
Thursday, 27 November 2014 17:00

Welcome New Members November 2014

We would like to welcome the following new members to SAIT and to AUPE Local 039 for the month of November 2014.
Former SAIT President Irene Lewis retired last month but will still receive a salary of up to $340,000 this year - a move the Canadian Taxpayers Federation says is not in line with most people's expectations. Photograph by: Leah Hennel, Calgary Herald." SAITs former president,…
Some of you may not know that SAIT Faculty and Staff have a hockey team. We play our home dates at .....
Saturday, 16 February 2013 00:00

CTV Highlights SAIT Executive Pay Controversy

 The SAIT Annual report was published at the end of January. Over the past few weeks people have become more and more aware of the large sums of money that SAIT executives were paid last year. This has caught the attention of CTV Calgary and…
The controversy over senior executive pay and bonuses at the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT) is just the tip of the iceberg, warned the president of the Alberta Union of Provincial Employees.
Faculty and Staff Reps Upset as Contract Talks Loom. The following article appeared in the Calgary Herald Feb 11, 2013: SAIT's outgoing president Irene Lewis saw her base salary increase nine per cent last year, from $224,000 to $245,000. Lewis also received a performance bonus…
The man who will head up SAIT Polytechnic following the departure of its longtime leader has now been named.....
Saturday, 14 April 2012 00:00

SAIT Presidential Search

The SAIT Presidential search process is under way and approximately 40 AUPE members took the opportunity to spend their lunch hour with two  search consultants from Odgers Berndtson to provide their input on what they thought the criteria should be for a successful candidate.
Tuesday, 10 April 2012 00:00

Search for our New President

The SAIT Presidential search process is under way and the search consultants at Odgers Berndtson are seeking internal and external stakeholder input. This feedback will be used to finalize the criteria for candidate assessment. As staff members, your insights will be particularly valuable.
Sunday, 08 April 2012 00:00

The Search for a New SAIT President

The SAIT Presidential search process is under way and the search consultants at Odgers Berndtson are seeking internal and external stakeholder input. This feedback will be used to finalize the criteria for candidate assessment. As staff members, your insights will be particularly valuable. Odgers Berndtson…

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