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January 27, 2017

Ontario colleges sent back to drawing table to readjust wage hikes for execs

Advanced Education Minister Deb Matthews has told colleges to change their plans for executive pay increases that students and union leaders termed unfair and out of line with other college workers.

January 27, 2017

Following allegations of tampering with union elections in 2013, Algonquin College will forfeit $100,000 in faculty union fees, provide training in labour relations to managers, and remain neutral in future union elections.

January 26, 2017

Toronto – Radical proposals in a leaked PricewaterhouseCooper report, including slashing thousands of faculty and support staff jobs, will hurt college students, says the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), which represents more than 20,000 college workers.

January 25, 2017

Pay hike considered for Confederation College president

The chair of OPSEU’s College Academic Workers Divisional Executive continued to question the logic of hiking executive pay when colleges continue to experience tight budgets that are limiting frontline resources for students.

January 25, 2017

The Government of Canada is considering taxing employer contributions made to your group health and dental benefit plans.

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Information

Information for Ontario college staff working part-time or on contract
Province-wide contracts

Events

Saturday, March 4, 2017 - 9:00am to Sunday, March 5, 2017 - 5:00pm
Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 9:00am to Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 4:00pm
Saturday, June 4, 2016 - 9:00am to Sunday, June 5, 2016 - 5:00pm

Bargaining

Saturday, March 4, 2017 - 9:00am to Sunday, March 5, 2017 - 5:00pm
Monday, February 6, 2017 - 12:15pm
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 4:15pm

Resources

The Report on Education in Ontario Colleges commissioned by OPSEU and authored by Mohawk College Faculty member Kevin Mackay addresses the future of post-secondary educati