New Job Postings: Sessional Faculty Positions

Mary Ellen CampbellGeneral, News

Dear Members, Please check out the job postings for Sessional Faculty positions in the departments of Economics, Communications, Sociology and Civil Engineering.  You can find the postings on the Unit 2 Job Postings Link!

Unit 1 Important Information About Opting Out of Dental Coverage and Enrolling in Family Dental Coverage for the 2014-2015 Academic Year

Mary Ellen CampbellBenefits, General, News, Unit 1

Dear Members, RE: Important information about Opting-Out of Dental Coverage or Enrolling in Family Dental Coverage for the 2014-2015 academic year *This message contains information about important opt-out and enrollment deadlines.  Please note that the deadlines may require your immediate attention and action.  The information below is available in an official letter in PDF format HERE * Unit 1 members (Teaching … Read More

New Sessional Faculty Postings

Mary Ellen CampbellGeneral, News, Postings

There are new Sessional Faculty Postings in the departments of Civil Engineering, Psychology and Communications available under the “Unit 2” tab in the “postings” section of our website. Please note the individual deadlines listed on the postings.

Unit 2 survey

Brad WalchukNews, Unit 2

If you are a Unit 2 member (Sessional Faculty and Hourly Rated Sessional Music Faculty), please take 5 minutes to fill out the following survey: Those who fill it out will automatically be entered to win a free iPod nano! The survey seeks to collect demographic data on our membership that will help to improve the delivery of benefits and … Read More

Bargaining Update

Brad WalchukBargaining, News, Unit 2

Bargaining update – McMaster and CUPE 3906 agree to pause talks The University and representatives of CUPE 3906, Unit 2 (“the Union”) have been meeting to negotiate a renewed collective agreement. The Union represents approximately 380 Sessional Faculty and Sessional Music Faculty at McMaster. Both parties report making progress towards a renewed agreement and that the talks have been constructive … Read More

Great Video on CUPE’s University Workers

Brad WalchukNews

The following video was shown at the recent CUPE Ontario Annual Convention.  It highlights the amazing work of the Ontario University Workers Coordinating Committee (OUWCC). CUPE Local 3906 is a proud member of the OUWCC and actively supports its wonderful initiatives.

Design Competition – $200 Prize for The Winners (**Deadline Extended**)

Communication OfficerCommunications, General, News

CUPE 3906 is pleased to announce our local’s design competition. The aim of this competition will be to design a new header for our bulletin boards that are across campus. This design can be the basis of our local’s visual identity. All CUPE 3906 members who are interested in graphic design are highly encouraged to submit their designs for this … Read More

Communications Distruptions Notice

Communication OfficerGeneral, News

Dear Members, Please note that there may be disruptions to our communications and services (including telephone extensions, office hours and mail/forms collection) during our moving dates (April 24th and 25th). We apologize for any inconvenience. We hope to see you in our new office, KTH B111. Best, Mary Ellen Campbell Office Relocation Manager