News (Archive)

Past PSAC Local 901 News

22 August 2016: News: Strike Info Session; Graduate Welcome and Resource Fair; Teaching Development Day and First Stewards’ Council Meeting

20 August 2016: We Are Currently Seeking Joint Health and Safety Committee Representatives!

18 August 2016: Communiqué August 18, 2016  Bargaining Team Report for PSAC 901 Unit 2   It’s crunch time! Postdocs must attend strike information settings!

13 August 2016: Communiqué August 12, 2016  Bargaining Team Report for PSAC 901 Unit 2    Employer’s position over wages a slap in the face for postdocs – is it time for action?

11 August 2016: Postdocs push hard line for equity: Communiqué August 10, 2016  Bargaining Team Report for PSAC 901 Unit 2

5 August 2016: Queen’s low-balls postdocs – Bargaining team unimpressed! Bargaining Team Report for PSAC 901 Unit 2

21 July 2016: Communiqué July 19, 2016  Bargaining Team Report for PSAC 901 Unit 2    Queen’s aiming to prioritize our demands

18 July 2016: Communiqué July 18, 2016 Bargaining Team Report for PSAC 901 Unit 2   Team proposes economic package to address postdoc precarity and gender wage gap in postdoc salaries!

14 July 2016: Bargaining Team Report for PSAC 901 Unit 2  Team signs final non-monetary demand!

14 July 2016: 2017 PSAC NATIONAL EQUITY CONFERENCE 

14 July 2016: LABOUR DAY IN THE PARK PARADE 

14 July 2016: SAVE OUR PRISON FARM SURVEY 

21 July 2016: COMMUNIQUÉ JULY 19, 2016 BARGAINING TEAM REPORT FOR PSAC 901 UNIT 2 QUEEN’S AIMING TO PRIORITIZE OUR DEMANDS

18 July 2016: COMMUNIQUÉ JULY 18, 2016 BARGAINING TEAM REPORT FOR PSAC 901 UNIT 2 TEAM PROPOSES ECONOMIC PACKAGE TO ADDRESS POSTDOC PRECARITY AND GENDER WAGE GAP IN POSTDOC SALARIES!

14 July 2016: BARGAINING TEAM REPORT FOR PSAC 901 UNIT 2 TEAM SIGNS FINAL NON-MONETARY DEMAND!

14 July 2016: 2017 PSAC NATIONAL EQUITY CONFERENCES

14 July 2016: LABOUR DAY IN THE PARK PARADE

14 July 2016: SAVE OUR PRISON FARM SURVEY

12 July 2016: BARGAINING TEAM REPORT FOR PSAC 901 UNIT 2 HOT TOWN, SUMMER IN THE CITY: A GREAT DAY FOR NEGOTIATING! 

8 July 2016: LOOKING FOR PARTICIPANTS: COALITION OF ONTARIO ACADEMIC LOCALS CONFERENCE

8 July 2016: CLC YOUNG WORKERS’ SUMMIT IN OTTAWA FROM OCTOBER 23 -25, 2016

7 July 2016: CLC RISE UP HUMAN RIGHTS CONFERENCE – OCTOBER 20-23, 2016

25 June 2016: HIRING: MOBILE APPLICATION DEVELOPER – DEADLINE 25 JULY

23 June 2016: HIRING: ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF MEMBER – DEADLINE 18 JULY

16 June 2016: THE HEAT IS ON: ANOTHER BARGAINING SESSION AND HOT BBQ! BARGAINING TEAM COMMUNIQUÉ JUNE 14, 2016

15 June 2016: STRIKE OR HOME RUN TO WIN POSTDOC BBQ 14 JUNE

9 June 2016: JUNE 8TH NATIONAL DAY OF ACTION

4 June 2016: COMMUNIQUÉ JUNE 3, 2016: TGIF! PSAC 901 NEGOTIATIONS WITH THE EMPLOYER CONTINUED TODAY!

31 May 2016: COMMUNIQUÉ MAY 31, 2016: PSAC 901 UNIT 2 NEGOTIATIONS WITH THE EMPLOYER STARTED TODAY!

5 May 2016: PSAC LOCAL 901 CHILDCARE BURSARY DEADLINE MAY 15TH

8 April 2016: ELECTION RESULTS, ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING MINUTES, AND MORE

4 April 2016: SOLIDARITY WITH BLACK LIVES MATTER – TORONTO

17 March 2016: HIRING: CARTOON ARTIST

17 March 2016: POSTDOCTORAL SCHOLARS BARGAINING

17 March 2016: PSAC 901 STATEMENT IN SOLIDARITY WITH CONTRACT FACULTY MEMBERS

13 April 2016: URGENT: HEALTH AND SAFETY TRAINING UNIT 1 LETTER FROM PRESIDENT

8 February 2016: Hiring Social Event Planner – Immediate

4 January 2016: PSAC 901 office closure from Dec. 17th, 2015 to Jan. 4th, 2016

4 January 2016:  November 2015 Election results

8 September 2015: Joint Health and Safety Committee Representatives

4 September 2015: Postdoc Collective Agreement Ratified

16 July 2015: Job Call! Hiring! Administrative Staff Member 

15 June 2015: Post-Secondary Scholarships for 2015

30 April 2015: Postdoc Family Summer BBQ

13 April 2015: Childcare Committee Meeting