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Q&A on Changes to Some Postdocs' Status

Published: 9Dec2016

Some McGillians have shared concerns about the impact of the government’s ruling on postdocs – specifically regarding the classification of some McGill postdocs as employees, and the payroll...

Centraide Bake Sale on Nov. 22

Published: 10Nov2016

You can help McGill reach its $500,000 goal for this year’s Centraide campaign by checking out the annual bake sale held in the lobby of 688 Sherbrooke on Tuesday, November 22, from 10:30 a.m. to 1...

Intensive two-day discussions with SEU (facilities)

Published: 3Mar2015

On February 24 and 25, the parties engaged in two intensive days of negotiations.  They discussed monetary items and will continue discussing this topic at upcoming meetings.  The parties turned...

McGill named a top employer for seventh straight year

Published: 24Feb2015

For the seventh consecutive year, McGill has been named one of Montreal’s Top Employers, as selected by the editors of Canada’s Top 100 Employers.

Talks with MCLIU course lecturers and instructors now in arbitration

Published: 17Feb2015

On February 3rd and 4th, at the union’s request, negotiations were held in the presence of a government appointed arbitrator.  At these last two bargaining sessions, the parties discussed monetary...

Meeting with SEU (facilities) focuses on wages

Published: 17Feb2015

At the February 4 session with SEU (facilities), the parties started discussing how to approach negotiating wages. The university accepted to present a detailed proposal on what the approach would...

Talks with SEU (trades) focus on work-life balance

Published: 17Feb2015

At the February 3 session with SEU trades, the parties pursued their discussion of temporary alternative work arrangements (TAWA), more particularly as it relates to work-life balance.  The union...

Discussions with AGSEM TAs on discrimination and harassment

Published: 17Feb2015

At the February 2 session with AGSEM TAs, the university proposed an amendment to the clause on discrimination and harassment, in response to the union’s concerns about having information on all...

Discussions continue with AMUSE floor fellows on ‘purpose of the agreement’

Published: 17Feb2015

At the January 23 session with AMUSE floor fellows, the parties discussed the inclusion in the collective agreement of descriptions of roles and responsibilities and values. More specifically, the...

Talks resume with AGSEM TAs

Published: 14Jan2015

The parties returned to the bargaining table on January 12. The university gave the union the French version of the agreed to article on selection and appointment; it will be reviewed by the union...

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