News (Archive)

Past PSAC Local 901 News

23 December 2017: PSAC 901 Supports Exemptions Review

20 December 2017: Bargaining Team Reaches Tentative Agreement

18 December 2017: TA/TF Petition of Support

29 November 2017: Hiring Campaign Bargaining Assistant 

29 November 2017: Student-Workers Commons Space

28 November 2017: Kingston Whig Standard Covers Negotiations

24 November 2017: Queen’s Journal Condom Campaign Coverage

22 November 2017: Condom Campaign Announced

11 November 2017: Free Family Photo 

11 November 2017: Bylaws Committee Meeting

8 November 2017: CKWS News: TAs Treated Second-Class

1 November 2017: OPSEU Solidarity Rally 

29 October 2017: We’re Hiring PT Campaign Mobilizers 

25 October 2017: Solidarity with Striking College Faculty

25 October 2017: Social Justice Committee Meeting

16 October 2017: We’re Hiring

10 October 2017: Research Assistants Elections

9 September 2017: Research Assistants Info Session 

1 September 2017: Welcome Back Party @ Grad Club 

29 August 2017: PSAC 901 Endorses Access Without Fear Motion

20 August 2017: Call for JHSC Members

12 August 2017: Labour Day Parade and Picnic 

25 July 2017: PSAC Solidarity Caravan

25 July 2017: Unit 1 Bargaining Campaign Assistant Posting

20 July 2017: Postdoc Summer BBQ 

26 June 2017: Childcare Bursary Meeting 

30 May 2017: Postdoc Childcare Benefits Applications Due July 18

24 May 2017: Postdocs Get Doctor Through Queen’s Family Health Team

7 April 2017: PSAC Asks Member Participation in Equal Pay Day Rally 

6 April 2017: RA Unionization Front Page News 

6 April 2017: Queen’s Journal Features Postdoc Contract

27 March 2017: RAs Gain Right to Unionize 

23 March 2017: AGM March 30th

20 March 2017: 2017-18 Executive and Moderator Nominations 

10 March 2017: I Count Queen’s Equity Census 

27 February 2017: TA/TF Bargaining Survey

27 February 2017: SGM February 27 at 6pm

9 February 2017: Postdoc Valentine’s Lunch and Teach-in

27 January 2017: PSAC Local 901 News Update

22 December 2016: PSAC Ontario Donates $850 to AMS Food Bank

24 November 2016: Communiqué November 24, 2016 Bargaining Team Report for PSAC 901 Unit 2 : Will Queen’s University Postdocs be ‘scrooged’ this Holiday Season?

2 November 2016: Special General Meeting November 9th at 6:00pm

6 October 2016: Queen’s breaks off Conciliation early after union counter proposal –  Strike mandate vote meetings scheduled for Oct. 13, 14 and 17

5 October 2016: Station 14 Media Coverage: Interview with Postdoc Monique Giroux.

4 October 2016: Queen’s University Postdocs appeal for childcare benefits and equity with other employees.

31 August 2016:  Queen’s Postdocs in bargaining for fair wages make  Mr. Noodle donation to “cash-strapped” University

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

14 July 2016: 2017 PSAC National Equity Conference 

14 July 2016: Labour Day in the Park Parade 

14 July 2016: Save Our Prison Farms Survey

8 July 2016: Looking for Participants: Coalition of Ontario Academic Locals Conference

8 July 2016: CLC Young Workers’ Summit in Ottawa: October 23 -25, 2016

7 July 2016: CLC Rise Up Human Rights Conference: October 20-23, 2016

15 June 2016: Strike or Homerun to Win Postdoc BBQ 

9 June 2016: June 8th National Day of Action

5 May 2016: PSAC Local 901 Childcare Bursary Deadline May 15th

8 April 2016: Election Results, AGM Meeting Minutes, and More

4 April 2016: Solidarity with Black Lives Matter Toronto

13 April 2016: Health and Safety Training Unit 1 Letter from President

4 January 2016:  November 2015 Election results

4 September 2015: Postdoc Collective Agreement Ratified

30 April 2015: Postdoc Family Summer BBQ

13 April 2015: Childcare Committee Meeting