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    18 Apr 18 - "Direct Impact" AUPE's Spring Magazine Now Available online

    Direct Impact - Spring 2018Privatized health care laundry, more public LTC beds, and more!View the latest issue of Direct Impact online on the AUPE website! Keep It Clean: Digging up the dirt on privatized laundry.Like a Broken Record: It's time for the Alberta government to adopt a new budget outlook and dump the old routine.A Step in the Right Direction : Public long-term care provides stability for Hinton seniors.Plus all your favourites: By the Numbers, Member Profile, Bargaining Ov...  Read More...

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    17 Apr 18 - Annual General Meeting (AGM) 26 April 18 (Thursday)

    ANNUAL GENERAL MEETINGNext Thursday, 26 April 201811:30-1:00Macdonald Hall, Heritage Hall first floorLunch will be provided, when you receive the meeting request please only respond if you are attending so we order the correct amount of food.Positions up for ElectionThere are a number of positions up for election. Some of these positions have both voice and vote. Some of these have voice but no vote.   Read More...

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    17 Apr 18 Blast From The Past - SAIT 100 & the CSAA/AUPE

    During our SAIT birthday celebration last year, AUPE Vice President Karen Weiers and and videographer Abdul Malik were on hand to record the day. Below is a link to one of the articles that AUPE ran in the Winter 2018 edition of our Direct Impact online magazine.The article features information about retired CSAA (Civil Service Association of Alberta) member Merv Parker. Parker helped build the time capsule and was on hand to watch its unsealing.Blast From The Past   Read More...

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    11 Apr 18 - Apply to Childrens Camp AUPE

    CAMP AUPEGOLDEYE CONFERENCE CENTRE IN NORDEGG, ABAUG 26 - 31, 2018 WHO CAN GO?This youth camp is for children of AUPE members between the ages of ten and thirteen.Two youths from each of AUPE’s 33 locals will be chosen by completely random selection; every applicant has an equal chance of attending.APPLY TO ATTENDApplications are open through AUPE’s online registration system! Click here to apply!Your child must be born between Aug. 31, 2005 and Aug.   Read More...

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    10 April 18 - International Pay Equity Day

    On Tuesday, April 10, AUPE recognized Equal Pay Day. This day is an internationally recognized day to bring attention to wage inequalities that exist throughout the world. Canadian recognition of the day was founded by the National Committee on Pay Equity in 1996.   Read More...

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    4 April 18 - Equal Pay Day is Tuesday April 10, 2018

    WEAR RED!Sisters and Brothers,I would like to take this opportunity, on behalf of the Committee, to thank you for your continued support of the work that the Alberta Union of Provincial Employee’s (AUPE) Pay and Social Equity Standing Committee does on your behalf.The Committee is entering into a new year of activism and wants to continue to bring events and issues to your attention that can help all of our members.On Tuesday, April 10, AUPE will be recognizing Equal Pay Day. This day is an inte...  Read More...

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    3 APRIL 2018 - TICKET SALES UPDATE (AVAILABLE AT AUPE REGIONAL OFFICE APRIL 19/18)

    Calgary Zoo, Heritage Park and "BBQ at the Zoo" tickets will be available starting April 19/18. For ticket purchases please refer to the posters below.Tickets will also be available for purchase at our next Calgary Area Council Membership Meeting on Thursday Evening April 19/18 at the AUPE Regional Office (200, 2116 – 27 Avenue NE). Doors open at 530-6:30pm.   Read More...

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    20 Mar 2018 - NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR PRAIRIE SCHOOL FOR UNION WOMEN (DEADLINE 12 APRIL 2018)

    Prairie School for Union Women is an intensive four-day school where women across the country meet to learn personal and leadership skills in a supportive environment.AUPE’s Women’s Committee is now accepting applications to attend the annual Prairie School for Union Women in Saskatchewan, running June 10 to 14. Deadline to apply for the available spots is April 12.Where: Waskesiu Lake, SaskatchewanWhen: June 10-14, 2018Complete the application form:  WCPrairieSchool_2018.pdfEve...  Read More...

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    15 Mar 18 - PIA Conference April 5-6 2018

    Joel French, Executive Director of Public Interest Alberta (PIA), came to talk to us at our Local 039 General Meeting last November. If you enjoyed what he had to say or are interested in learning more about Alberta’s public interests, then you’ll want to attend this conference. This year’s Keynote Address is by Alex Himelfarb, former Clerk of the Privy Council and editor of Tax is Not a Four-Letter Word.Visit Public Interest Alberta to learn more.   Read More...

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    28 FEB 18 - "PINK SHIRT DAY"

    Members of Local 039 gathered in front of Macdonald Hall on Feb 28, 2018 to support "Pink Shirt Day" and Stand Up to Bullying in the Workplace.Earlier in the month members attended a "Bullying in the Workplace" lunch & learn session put on by the local.   Read More...

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