AUPE’s Labour School 2010 began Feb. 28 in Jasper with registrations and cheers for Canada’s gold medal in Men’s Hockey.
JASPER – The Alberta Union of Provincial Employees’ ninth annual Labour School opens today with remarks from Executive Secretary-Treasurer Bill Dechant at 6 p.m.
EDMONTON – Alberta Union of Provincial Employees President Guy Smith launched a new advocacy campaign today called Alberta Hospital Edmonton: It’s Time for Redevelopment.
EDMONTON – AUPE Local 060 members ratified a new two-year agreement Thursday, Feb. 25 with Alberta Innovates Technology Futures, formerly known as the Alberta Research Council.
The meeting was called to order at 9:30 a.m. with Sandra Azocar in the Chair.
Present: Sandra Azocar, Marge Christie, Margaret Gregory, Amanda McMurren, Ramona Price, Cara Rotenburger, Clarke McChesney
Staff Advisor: Maria Marrazzo (for Mary Kehoe)
Absent: With regrets, Lois LaRose, Karen Sputek, Mary Kehoe
AUPE members concerned about plans to contract out health care security met with Vice President Jason Heistad at a mobilization meeting Wednesday in Ponoka.
EDMONTON – AUPE’s Committee on Political Action is encouraging members to sign up soon for the pre-election seminars for members interested in running for political office or volunteering for campaigns. The seminars will take place in Calgary and Edmonton
JASPER – The Alberta Union of Provincial Employees’ ninth annual Labour School will open on Sunday with almost half the registrants attending Labour School for the first time.
Members of AUPE’s membership services committee held a regular meeting at union headquarters Feb. 23 and 24, 2010.
PONOKA – More than 100 members of the Alberta Union of Provincial Employees are expected to meet at the Ponoka Legion tonight to discuss the security situation at the community’s hospital and other issues of concern to the union’s members.