APTUO members united and ready

News, background and documentation on the efforts to negotiate a new collective agreement

  • Bargaining Update

    The bargaining team was hard at work in a mediation meeting with the employer yesterday, Sunday, August 28. Despite having made some progress, we were not able to reach an agreement. The parties have agreed to continue mediation on September 22. In the meantime, we will continue to negotiate for

  • OLBI Unit – Strike Vote Results

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Strike Vote Results – Language Professors at the Official Languages and Bilingualism Institute (OLBI) of the University of Ottawa show Immense Solidarity in the Face of Ongoing Negotiations Over the past five (5) days, language teachers at the Official Languages and Bilingualism Institute (OLBI) have expressed their

  • Press Release – Potential Labour Dispute at uOttawa

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Part-Time Professors at the University of Ottawa in Danger of Being Locked Out The Bargaining Committee of the Association of Part-time Professors of the University of Ottawa went into conciliation over the course of two days, Thursday, July 14 and Friday, July 15, with the university’s

  • Important Updates on our Negotiations

    Dear colleagues,  Negotiations for the APTPUO’s main unit began on May 12. At the first meeting, both parties presented their normative proposals.  Since then, we have had two more meetings with the employer, on Friday, May 20th and on Thursday, May 26th. At these meetings, the Association began to introduce