Voting Results – February 28 GM

Below are the results of the Nomination Period and Elections. Elections were held at the February GM both in person and via a zoom vote. Nominations Received, No Election Necessary: Vice President (Term March 1, 2024 – February 28, 2026): Tamara Sweet – Acclaimed  Secretary – Treasurer (Term March 1, 2024 – February 28, 2026):…

Time to end contracting out at UNBC

Some campus workers at the University of Northern British Columbia are among the lowest paid in the region, while the multinational corporation that employs them makes hundreds of millions of dollars in profits. CUPE 3799 says this is unfair and the University needs to bring cleaning services in-house and treat campus cleaners the same as other staff. “UNBC prides…

Save the Date: Fall Weeklong School

Save the Date for the CUPE Education Fall School – October 30th to November 4th in Nanaimo.  There will be more details and registration information provided mid-August.   Here are a few of the topics that will be included: Mental Health Health & Safety  Legal – week long session Financial Officers & Trustee Training  Steward Learning…

Bargaining Survey!!

The long awaited bargaining survey has hit your inboxes. Please complete the survey by July 22nd. If you have questions about the survey, please reach out to bargaining@cupe3799.ca.

National Indigenous Peoples Day

Today is National Indigenous Peoples day, a day where as a community we celebrate Indigenous, Inuit and Metis peoples.  We encourage you to make your way to Lheidli T’enneh Memorial Park and join in the fun activities and special ceremonies that are occurring there.  The event is schedule to continue until 7pm.  Additional information and…

March General Membership Meeting

The March General Membership meeting will be held via zoom on Wednesday March 30th. Zoom link will be emailed out. We have a need for a variety of positions including trustees, shop stewards, committee members. Please consider putting your name forward. There also will be nominations for the bargaining committee

Meet your CUPE 3799 Executive!

Join us on Monday, March 14th between 11am and 1pm in the Bentley Centre, for coffee/tea, goodies and of course, prizes! This is your time to meet your current Executive, ask any questions you may have and find out how you can help us represent you better. There will also be hand outs, give aways…