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Update #17: News from Negotiations

In this post you’ll find a bullet-point breakdown of the good and bad news from our most recent bargaining session, then a summary of the day, and detailed info on TSSU proposals.

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Update #9: Negotiations for Graduate Facilitators continue; hopeful response from Admin on “No Harassment” proposal

Today’s bargaining session illustrated the benefits of involving informed decision-makers in negotiations. SFU Administration delivered a counter-proposal for Graduate Facilitators (GFs), TSSU’s newest members. While the contract committee is happy that SFU Administration is negotiating, unfortunately their proposal does not address the concerns that led Graduate Facilitators to unionize. Admin’s proposal: requires facilitators to apply…

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Update #5: Learning Commons Facilitators to Vote whether to Join TSSU + Half-day Bargaining on Sessional Instructors

Facilitators in the Student Learning Commons have signed union cards, and will vote this Wednesday whether or not to join the TSSU! The Contract Committee looks forward to working as a united voice to advocate for better working conditions for all teaching support staff on SFU’s campuses. After this news reached SFU’s Chief Negotiators during…

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Upcoming Summer Bargaining sessions

The summer sessions will be on: May 14 – WMC 2533, Burnaby,  caucus 8:30 am at  WMC 2533 May 15 – Harbour Centre 2945 (Management Studies Lab), Vancouver caucus 8:30 am at HC 2945. June 6 – WMC 2533, Burnaby,  caucus 8:30 am at WMC 2533 June 13 – WMC 2533, Burnaby,  caucus 8:30 am at WMC 2533 June…