bargaining

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Tentative Agreement Ratified

We are pleased to announce that the members voted 84% in favour of the ratification of the tentative agreement. As such, the collective agreement that governs the present term covers the three-year period from September 1, 2018 through to August 31, 2021. The […]

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Strike mandate vote continues (2)

Missed the the Special General Meeting on Friday? The APTPUO is asking members who could not participate in the vote on Friday to come to the union office (UCU 106, formerly UCU 124) between 10AM and 8PM on […]

APTPUO Ballot Box with "Vote Here" written on front.

Strike mandate vote continues

Unable to make it to the Special General Meeting on Friday? The APTPUO is asking members who could not participate in the vote on Friday to come to the union office (UCU 106, formerly UCU 124) between 10AM […]

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 in our […]

Special General Meeting

At this meeting, the bargaining team will discuss the state of this round of bargaining with University of Ottawa administration. Food and refreshments will be served. We will ask the membership to empower the bargaining committee with a […]

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 collective agreement? […]

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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 committee to […]