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August Bargaining Update

The current collective agreement with the University expired on June 30. Bargaining for a new agreement began in June with both parties exchanging proposals. As outlined in a prior bargaining update our non-monetary proposals focused on professional development, assistance for terminated employees, and ensuring a transparent, accountable system of performance management prior to termination. While there are areas of disagreement, the dialogue thus far in bargaining has been productive and collegial. Read more about August Bargaining Update

Merit and Article 6

On June 18, 2012, Kathleen Cheng, UBC Manager Compensation, confirmed via memo that Merit pay was approved for M&P staff for 2012. Read more about Merit and Article 6

Register Now for August PD Event: "I Can Fix That!"

Registration is now open for our upcoming August PD event: I Can Fix That! presented by Elaine Allison. This event will be held from 10:30 AM - 2:00 PM at the VGH campus (Diamond Health Care Centre, Floor 9, Rm DHCC9299 [view map]).

Members will learn:
1) How to see issues as opportunities that can be solved, even when you think you can’t.
2) How to resolve conflicts the moment they arise by using one simple practice.
Read more about Register Now for August PD Event: "I Can Fix That!"