Yearly Archives: 2019

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FAQ for Students re: 2018-2019 Bargaining Round

We know that the “S” word is stressful—the prospect of a strike on campus evidently worries students who witnessed similar legal job actions in colleges and universities in the recent months because of the difficult climate […]

Bargaining issues

I am mobilized! How can I help your campaign?

Are you a part-time professor, a PhD student teaching a class at the University of Ottawa, an undergraduate student or an ally who wishes to share the news about our ongoing bargaining issues for a new […]

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What is a strike vote? Voting begins on January 25, 2019.

The union calls a strike vote when the collective bargaining process reaches a point at which the University administration is unwilling to meet the demands of the membership. A successful strike vote authorizes the union’s executive […]

APUO supports APTPUO

The APUO has sent a letter of support for the Association of Part-Time Professors of the University of Ottawa to Jacques Frémont, President and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ottawa. You can read it here.

Bargaining Issues Campaign Materials

The Association has been around the campus to promote the part-time professors’ priorities in this round of bargaining. Here are some campaign materials that we have been using promote the bargaining issues. You are encouraged to […]

Testimonials

Every year, most part-time professors at the University of Ottawa have to re-apply for the courses they’ve been teaching. Sometimes, the courses are posted up to four months in advance. Other times, courses are posted a […]