Western’s librarians and archivists bargaining unit requested a No Board on Friday, September 13th, and will be in a legal strike position in less than two weeks. They continue to meet with the employer and conciliator to reach a fair and reasonable settlement. UWOFA key bargaining demands include: · Fair Workload so the librarians […]
Welcome! We are pleased to announce the launch of our new Cape Breton University Faculty Association Website!
What Your Doctor Needs to Know About Your Job is an excellent resource brochure to assist you with ensuring that your physician has all of the information possible for accurate diagnoses, and timely testing and treatment, if needed. This brochure was produced by the Sarnia-Lambton regional office of the Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers (OHCOW), joint[…..]
In honour of the “International Year of Youth” the Canadian Labour Congress has launched a poster contest in the hopes of highlighting the struggles young workers face today. (This winning poster will be used at our upcoming convention.)CLICK HERE for the poster contest call-out and consent forms. (This contest is open to Canadian residents under the[…..]
We are republishing this article as a tribute to Michael Manson who passed away on Friday, August 10th, 2012This Interview with Michael Manson Was First Published in 2006. IntroductionBy Richard Keshen The strike of 2000 was a turning point in the history of Cape Breton University. Michael Manson, who retired in 2005, led that strike.[…..]