28
AUG
2017

Students and Faculty First – A Local Perspective

The key issues have been presented very clearly by our bargaining team, but it always helps to take a look at the issues from a local perspective. Issue 1: Students and Faculty First – This issue is really about the systematic over-reliance on non-full-time faculty, their unfair...
25
AUG
2017

Two visions for a system in crisis – A Message From the Bargaining Team

Which college system do you want? In early August, after college management refused to deal with any of the core issues raised by faculty, our bargaining team called for a strike vote in September. That vote has been scheduled for September 14, and will give faculty the...
25
AUG
2017

For those just joining us…

Welcome back from what was hopefully a restful and certainly well-deserved break. As you are likely aware negotiations between the College Council (Management) and the CAAT-Academic bargaining team have been ongoing during the summer. While it would be nice to report that much...
22
AUG
2017

Employer Proposal Flawed, Unacceptable; Has Serious Negative Implications.

Dear Members: You may have received a communication from your employer indicating that a settlement proposal was brought by the Employer to the Bargaining Team. The Team followed our consultation process in sharing the proposal confidentially with the Presidents of all 24 Union...