ASPA Advocate

Category: Bargaining Updates


Bargaining Update

Dear ASPA Members, I have several updates for you since my last message. I am happy to report that we have scheduled several days to meet with the employer’s bargaining team before the spring break. In fact, our team met…

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Bargaining Update

Hello ASPA Members, As the days get shorter and the nights get cooler we can look forward to seeing a new crop of students arrive. I hope you have had a chance to take a break from your work to…

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Bargaining Update

ASPA’s Bargaining team met on June 11 for a third day-long meeting. The team made great progress in reviewing the collective agreement and I am happy to report that we have combed through the entire agreement. In our assessment, we…

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Interested in Bargaining?

Have you ever wondered how a Collective Agreement gets negotiated and would you like to learn more or perhaps be a member of the ASPA Bargaining team? ASPA is looking for a few good people. No previous experience is required. …

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Agreement Ratified by Board

The University’s Board of Governors voted to ratify the ASPA Collective Agreement at their March Board meeting.   For more information attend the ASPA AGM on April 28, 2016 at 2:30 pm in 241 Arts or go to the FAQ’s page. …

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Ratification Vote

ASPA has ratified the tentative agreement with an overwhelming support of 93% of members who voted.  The eVote was very successful with the largest percentage of our members voting in the history of ASPA at 80%. The ASPA Bargaining Team…

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Tentative agreement reached

On Feb 4, 2016 ASPA and the University of Saskatchewan reached a tentative agreement.  The ASPA bargaining team is recommending ratification of the agreement.

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Bargaining Timeline

ASPA BARGAINING TIMELINE July 28th and 29th – Mediation August 4th – Mediation September 23rd and 24th – Mediation September 24th – The employer provided ASPA with an offer. The offer was noted as being “without prejudice and without precedent”….

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Letter to President Stoicheff

15.10.26 letter to the_president    

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ASPA in the News

Saskatoon Star Phoenix coverage of the ASPA rally CBC Story News Talk Radio 650

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