McGill and SEU (facilities) ratify several articles

Published: 2Jun2014

On May 12, 2014, the parties had two topics on the agenda: the review and signature of several text adjustments agreed to in previous meetings and the possibility of lowering the minimum duration...

Agreement on same language in 3 collective agreements (facilities)

Published: 12May2014

At the meeting of April 30, 2014, the parties covered two topics:  new employee training and vacation scheduling in printing services. The parties discussed the language used in the facilities...

New technical role within SEU (trades)

Published: 12May2014

The parties met on May 8, 2014 and the university presented a proposed new technical support role which could be introduced in the bargaining unit. The university outlined the purpose of this role...

More agreements reached with SEU (facilities)

Published: 8May2014

At the April 23, 2014 meeting, the parties exchanged proposals on the conversion of overtime into time off and vacation taken in days. The parties reached an agreement and signed off on these two...

Some progress in talks with SEU (facilities)

Published: 8May2014

The parties met on April 16, 2014 and discussed several topics – among them, a letter of agreement in printing services concerning the pickup and delivery of packages and mail, conversion of...

Mental Health Week event: Stress Management Workshop


We all face demands in our life that cause “stress”. While a certain amount of stress is good for us, problems can start when we feel that the demands being placed on us exceed our ability to deal...

McGill and SEU (trades) discuss the appointment of lead hands

Published: 11Apr2014

The parties met on April 10, 2014 and discussed the process of appointing lead hands. The union presented its position and proposed a change that would be included in the 3 collective agreements....

McGill and SEU (trades) discuss use of information and electronic surveillance

Published: 9Apr2014

On April 4, 2014, the parties discussed the union’s proposal on electronic surveillance. The parties debated their point of view and shared their preoccupations and constraints. They also reviewed...