News
OCTOBER 26, 2012

CUPE teaching assistants serve strike notice at UBC

VANCOUVER - CUPE Local 2278 at the University of British Columbia served 72-hour strike notice this afternoon. The move comes...

News
OCTOBER 26, 2012

CUPE workers at VCC set to strike

VANCOUVER   – CUPE support staff at Vancouver Community College are going on strike.  CUPE Local 4627 served 72-hour strike notice...

Bargaining
OCTOBER 25, 2012

CUPE workers reject SFU ‘stall tactics’

BURNABY—Frustrated by SFU’s refusal to negotiate, the union representing clerical and other support staff is pulling out of pension discussions. ...

Bargaining
OCTOBER 25, 2012

CUPE support workers reach deal at UNBC

PRINCE GEORGE—CUPE Local 3799 workers have a tentative new collective agreement with the University of Northern British Columbia. The deal...

News
OCTOBER 24, 2012

Two Okanagan library branches join CUPE 1123

KELOWNA—Employees at the Oliver and Kaleden Okanagan Regional Library branches have voted in favour of becoming CUPE members.Oliver workers voted...

Bargaining
OCTOBER 24, 2012

Stalled college talks prompt strike votes

VANCOUVER—Collective bargaining between BC’s colleges sector and 3,000 CUPE support and teaching staff has been going well, there’s just one...

News
OCTOBER 24, 2012

Surrey library workers stand strong against bullying

SURREY—CUPE members and employer representatives alike arrived at a bargaining session last Friday, Oct.19, wearing purple in support of “Spirit...

Bargaining
OCTOBER 23, 2012

CUPE support workers settle at TRU

KAMLOOPS—CUPE support workers at Thompson Rivers have reached a tentative collective agreement with the university. The bargaining committee for the...

News
OCTOBER 23, 2012

Community Social Services strike action a success; continues this week

Rally to be held today at Social Development Minister Moira Stillwell’s officeSummary High profile targeted strike action by community social...