Our next GMM will be May 16th from 11:30 am – 2:30 pm in 109 Atkinson (Harry Crowe Room). Free food and TTC tokens will be available! At this GMM we will be voting on several bylaw amendments and important donation requests. All members are encouraged to attend.
Keep reading for the tentative agenda, accessibility information and more.
The next Executive Committee meeting will be May 8th at 12 pm – 3 pm in 143 Atkinson (3903 Office). All members are welcome to attend Exec meetings but only Executive Officers can vote.
At the April GMM (April 17, 2019) several bylaw amendments were voted on. All bylaw amendments passed and will now be sent to CUPE-National for approval. A brief description of the amendments and the results are below.
Delegates were chosen for the CUPE-Ontario Convention at the April GMM (April 17, 2019). The following individuals were acclaimed: Chelsea Bauer, Gizem Çakmak, Megan Hillman, Alia Karim, Michael Laurentius, Devin Lefebvre, and Joanna Pearce
At the April GMM (April 17, 2019) several committee vacancies were filled via by-election. The results are below.
International students in Units 1 or 3 should receive funds to cover their UHIP payments (UHIP Fund). This fund should cover both the member and any dependents. We’ve recently heard of cases where members did not receive funds or their dependents were not covered. If you have not received UHIP funds or your dependents’ UHIP payments were not covered please email Alison, Chief Steward Unit 1 at firstname.lastname@example.org. We are collecting information to ensure our members get the funds they are entitled to.
Two Chief Election Officers will be elected at the April GMM (April 17th). There are also several vacant positions on other committees that members may nominate themselves for. Please nominate yourself by contacting Stacey at email@example.com by Monday, April 15th. Nominations from the floor of the GMM will be entertained.
Labour of Love?: Precarious Work and the Future of Academic Workers is an interdisciplinary conference that offers academics and workers from all institutions an opportunity to explore what it means to do precarious work and how to address its challenges. The conference is being organized by the Precarity Working Group, a team of dedicated University of Toronto Unit 3 members.
When: Tuesday, April 16th, 2019, 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Where: CUPE 3903 Office, 143 Atkinson
All members are welcome to attend Executive meetings but only Executive Officers can vote. Agenda will be posted if/when available.