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CUPE 926 rally attracts many to university entrance

CUPE 926 rally attracts many to university entrance

At 11 a.m. outside the main entrance to Wilfrid Laurier University, several members and allies of CUPE Local 926 held a rally to discuss the recent issues with university administration and reasons for the ongoing strike, which started earlier this week. The rally attracted CUPE members from other districts, such as London, Perth and Lindsay, Ontario. Student allies were also […]

by Bethany Bowles· · Campus, Local, News ·
Possible strike for Laurier’s custodial staff

Possible strike for Laurier’s custodial staff

The contract negotiations between Wilfrid Laurier University and The Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Local 926 may result in 110 custodial, grounds and trades employees on the Waterloo campus to go on strike next week. As explained in a previous article by The Cord, Laurier and CUPE are currently in the middle of negotiating the renewal of their collective […]

by Bethany Bowles· · Campus, News ·
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UPDATED: CUPE 926 continues to fight for renewed agreement

On June 17, Wilfrid Laurier University released an update on the status of negotiations with the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE), Local 926, which represents all regular workers in Laurier’s department of physical resources. Currently, Laurier and CUPE are in the middle of negotiating the renewal of their collective agreement, which expired last June. According to the statement, in […]

by Kaitlyn Severin· · Campus, News ·