REGULAR GENERAL MEETING

REGULAR GENERAL MEETING
Association of Professors of the University of Ottawa
Monday, October 17, 2016
12:00 to14:30
Desmarais Building, Room 12102

sandwiches and dessert will be served from 12:00 to 12:30

AGENDA

  1. approval of the agenda
  2. minutes of previous meetings
  3. matters arising from the minutes
  4. president’s report
  5. secretary-treasurer’s report
  6. presentation by Judy Bates and Mark Rosenfeld, respectively President and Executive Director of the Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Association (OCUFA), on the challenges that university faculty are facing in the current higher education environment and responses to those challenges.
  7. presentation by Paul Jones, Education Officer of the Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT) on online education and intellectual property
  8. other business

Ratification meeting

Dear APUO Members,

A ratification meeting of the proposed collective agreement (1 May 2016 to 30 April 2018) will be held Monday May 9, 2016. A summary of the process and the results, followed by a “Questions and Answers” period, will take place from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM, in Marion Auditorium (140 Louis Pasteur). The ratification vote itself will begin at 11:00 AM and last until 5:00 PM at the entrance of room 150 of Marion Building.

You can download the 2016-2018 Tentative Settlement which includes changes to the collective agreement and the letters of understanding that accompany it.

We hope to see you in large numbers, as in previous general meetings.

Sincerely,

The APUO Executive Committee

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING – 30 APRIL 2014

Annual General Meeting

Association of Professors of the University of Ottawa
Wednesday, 30 April 2014 at 11:00 a.m.
Lamoureux Hall – Room 122

This annual general meeting will be the occasion to elect members of the 2014-2015 Executive Committee, who are responsible for the management of current matters as well as urgent ones. Your participation at the annual general meeting is essential.

N.B. To help facilitate procedures at general meetings, members are reminded that, pursuant to paragraph 3.4.2 of the constitution, “Any 3 regular members may present motions to any general meeting called by the Association, by giving to the Association a written request to that effect, setting out the exact text of the notice of motion, at least 7 working days in advance of the meeting.”

REGULAR GENERAL MEETING

Regular General Meeting
Association of Professors of the University of Ottawa
Tuesday, 12 November 2013
10:30 a.m. to noon
Desmarais Building, Room 12102

AGENDA – to follow.

Please note that we will be welcoming Kate Lawson and Mark Rosenfeld, respectively President and Executive Director of the Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations (OCUFA), to present their Education and Mobilization campaign that we are all invited to join. Be present in large numbers!

The APUO Executive Committee

Ratification meeting

Dear APUO members,

A ratification meeting of the proposed collective agreement (1 May 2012 to 30 April 2016) will be held Thursday August 29 2013. A summary of the process and the results, followed by a «Questions and Answers» period, will take place from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM, in room 122 of Lamoureux Building. The ratification vote itself will begin at 11:00 AM and last until 5:00 PM at the entrance of room 122 of Lamoureux Building.

You can download the 2012-2016 Tentative Settlement which includes changes to the collective agreement and the letters of understanding that accompany it, and a PowerPoint synthesis of the main issues/results.

We hope to see you in large numbers, as in previous general meetings.

Sincerely,

The APUO Executive Committee

APUO VOTES MASSIVELY IN FAVOUR OF A STRIKE MANDATE

Dear APUO members,

Members have voted 82% in favour of authorizing the Executive Committee to call a strike if necessary. 691 ballots were cast, 563 voted “Yes,” 127 voted “No,” with one spoiled ballot.

The APUO remains committed to negotiating a fair deal that promotes the quality of education and fair working conditions at the university. Mediation is scheduled for August 3rd and 4th.

We sincerely thank our members, our union partners on campus, and student associations for this strong show of support.

Sincerely,

The Executive Committee