Partial Load Registry Information Update 28 Nov 2018

Further to our last communique of 20 Nov 2018, the College has once again provided the faculty union local with a copy of the Partial Load Registry, which now contains 190 out of 332 deemed eligible for priority hiring versus the previously reported 120 names. However, the local has advised the college that they have […]

By-Election for Second Vice President – OPSEU Local 415

OPSEU Local 415 has received the following nominations for the Executive Officer vacancy for the Second Vice President: Annette Bouzi Tracy Henderson Judy Puritt   The by-election will be held as follows on Wed December 5, 2018: – Ottawa Campus: Union Faculty Office, C215B, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. – Pembroke Campus: Room 308, […]

Partial Load Registry Information Update 20 Nov 2018

At a recent meeting of the College Employment Stability Committee (CESC), the college finally provided the faculty union local with the alphabetical list of the 120 of our 332 Partial-Load (PL) employees who were deemed eligible for priority hiring. No other data was provided to the local, except that the PL Registry for calendar year […]

By-Election for Second Vice President – OPSEU Local 415

OPSEU Local 415 currently has an Executive Officer vacancy for the Second Vice President. Any of the 30 stewards listed below are eligible to be nominated this position. The nomination form (see below) needs to be submitted to the Union Office (C215b) by noon, Wednesday, November 28, 2018. Eligible stewards: Ala’ Qadi, Andrew Tyler, Annette […]

People’s hearings on Bill 47 + outreach in Ottawa West Nepean

Hi everyone I wanted to reach out to you all about our next upcoming actions on Bill 47. Would be great to take advantage of the energy around the Fullerton rally to bring PSE folks out to these as well. On Thursday November 15th, we are doing a rally and speak out in front of […]

Protect Yourself

There have been recent cases where college policy AA 32 Use of Electronic Devices in Class (attached), specifically paras 8 and 9, is not being enforced by the college. Audio and video recordings of classroom lectures or activities must be approved by the classroom professor or instructor prior to the beginning of the scheduled session. […]

2019 Winter SWFs

The issuing of SWFs for the next academic semester is once again upon us for 2019W. If you have any SWF workload questions or issues, even for those who have already signed their 2019W SWFs, please don’t hesitate to contact the local, preferably using your private (non-Algonquin College) email account. David Haley, WMG Co-Chair OPSEU […]

Partial Load Teaching and Additional Contracts for Academic Work

If you have been teaching as a Partial Load teacher anytime during the past 2 – 3 years and have also had additional contracts for academic work, the local encourages you to contact the union office (7716) to make an appointment to have your workload reviewed to determine if you have a case for a […]