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CULE Grievance Procedures

Monday, December 5th, 2016

Download the new CULE grievance procedure document … Grievance Procedure (Francais) Grievance Procedure (English)

Protected: CULE Audited Financial Statements

Monday, May 11th, 2015

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CULE Dues Levy Vote Results

Friday, August 1st, 2014

There were 70 ballots received. 30 members voted YES to have the CULE dues levy reduced by .75% 40 members voted NO Therefore, the dues will remain as is.  A new account will be created and the portion of the dues (.75%) will be put into a convention account.

Vote now on holding referendum vote

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

At the membership conference call which was held on November 16, 2013, a motion was adopted to ask members if they wanted a referendum vote to reduce CULE dues by 0.75%. THIS IS NOT A VOTE AS TO WHETHER OR NOT WE WILL HAVE A CONVENTION OR TO REDUCE THE CULE DUES AT THIS TIME.  […]

CULE Treasurer

Monday, October 15th, 2012

Sister Marija Babic has been acclaimed as the CULE Treasurer replacing Sister Gail Chafe. Congratulations Marija! We also want to extend our appreciation and gratitude to Sister Chafe who will be retiring next month. Gail has been a CULE activist and an Executive member for most of her time in the Calgary Regional Office. Gail […]

Call-Out: CULE Strike Pay Policy Committee

Thursday, August 30th, 2012

Earlier today the CULE Executive passed a motion to provide strike pay to CULE/NEU members in the event of a labour dispute with their Employer.  If you require additional information please contact the CULE Director in your region. We are looking for two (2) CULE members who are interested in being part of a Strike […]

Call for input: The future of CULE

Tuesday, September 13th, 2011

CULE Members, At our September 2011 Executive meeting the following motion was unanimously carried by your Executive: THAT we set up an independent committee of no more than four CULE members to use the future scan document (below) to survey all CULE members about what they see as the way forward for their union. Members […]

CULE Expense Administration Guidelines

Thursday, September 8th, 2011

The expense administration guidelines have been updated – download them here.

New CULE Director – NCR

Monday, January 24th, 2011

This is to advise that Hassan Husseini has been elected CULE Director NCR to replace Holmann Richard who moved to Montreal recently. Stephanie Penwarden is the newly elected Alternate Director, replacing Tish Johnson who stepped down in early January. Please join CULE in welcoming Brother Hassan and Sister Stephanie to our small but vital circle […]

CULE Committee’s – Call-Out for Participants

Friday, March 26th, 2010

Are you interested in sitting on one of the many CULE committees? This is your opportunity to fulfill that need! We are currently looking for CULE members to sit on the following committees: Constitution Employee Assistance Program Staff Training & Development Health & Safety Technological Change Joint Employment Benefits Committee Honorary CULE Membership Labour Council […]

CULE Grievance Committee

Friday, February 19th, 2010

The Director in each region coordinates grievance activity at the 1st and on occassion the 2nd level. Following, the CULE Grievance Committee makes recommendations to the CULE Executive regarding referrals to arbitration. The CULE Grievance Committee is made up of the following CULE members: VP’s from Unit I & II Debbie McLauglin (Halifax RO) Brad […]

Call for nominations: CULE/PSAC Negotiating Team, CULE II Member at Large

Thursday, January 28th, 2010

CULE Negotiating Team We are accepting nominations to fill the following positions on the CULE Negotiating Team Two (2) Unit I Two (2) Unit II One (1) from the Equity Caucus Note that as per a resolution passed by the Executive, nominators and seconders for the Equity position on the team must be self-ID’d members […]

Results: CULE strike fund vote

Wednesday, May 7th, 2008

The results are in and 69.5% of CULE members have voted IN AGREEMENT with the proposal to create a strike fund. Arrangements will be made to increase dues by .25%, to be placed in a segregated fund for use in the event of a strike. The fund will be restricted to a maximum balance of […]

Vote: CULE Strike Fund

Monday, April 14th, 2008

The issue of creating a CULE Strike fund was discussed at the last executive meeting. Proposal: 1/4 percent of salary dues increase to be placed in a segregated fund for use in the event of a Strike by CULE members. The Segregated fund will be restricted to a maximum balance of approximately $100,000. For example […]

CULE Joint Pension Advisory Committee representatives

Sunday, April 13th, 2008

Bruce Campbell will now sit on the JPAC, his alternate will be Janelle Ho-Shing. Please see the attached letter (pdf) from Lisa Garnier.