Unit B: Floor Fellows are taking action!

As mentioned in our previous newsletter, after 2.5 years of conciliation and bargaining, Unit B and McGill finally came to an agreement on a Collective Agreement in December. However, when the final draft was brought to McGill Administration (which was supposed to be a formality, according to the McGill negotiators), they voted down the agreement and backed out.…

Collective Agreement – Signed!

At 9am this morning, the Unit A Collective Agreement was signed!
What does this mean for you?

The new Collective Agreement is Unit A’s second Collective Agreement and was agreed upon following 1.5 years of bargaining as well as a 5-day strike that took place in October.

The new CA incorporates considerable improvements for our members.…

AMUSE News: AGM Recap, Merger Talk, Unit B Bargaining and How to Get Involved!

Annual General Meeting Recap

On Monday, January 16th AMUSE held our Annual General Meeting (AGM). While there probably was not enough drama to title this section a recap, there were enough reports and motions to make things interesting! If you did not make it out to the AGM, or if you did and want to relive those precious moments, the Board, Executive and Committee reports can be found here.…

AMUSE News: TODAY: Annual General Meeting!

Annual General Meeting: Tonight (Monday) 5-8pm, Leacock 232

Reminder: Tonight from 5pm, AMUSE is holding our Annual General Meeting. The AGM, which will take place in Leacock room 232, is the membership’s (that’s you!) opportunity to hear and approve Annual Reports from the Board of Representatives, Executives, and various Committees. These Annual Reports will be made available in paper format at the AGM, but can be found here as well.…

AMUSE News: Collective Agreement Ratified, Annual Reports, AGM

AMUSE News: Collective Agreement Ratified, Annual Reports, AGM

Collective Agreement Ratification Vote Passes

At the AMUSE Collective Agreement Ratification Assembly this evening, the membership voted to approve the tentative CA reached by the AMUSE Unit A Bargaining Team and the employer, McGill University. The vote passed with 84% in favour. The new Collective Agreement will come into effect as soon as it is signed by the two parties — likely in the next few weeks, and changes to pay, job classifications, and other working conditions will come into effect immediately thereafter.…