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Post Secondary Studies Scholarship - Deadline: September 5, 2017

Purpose:  To identify a high school graduate who demonstrates an appreciation of the role of labour and provide them with monetary assistance to attend either Fleming College or Trent University.  Selection will be made from a pool of applicants to receive a scholarship in the amount of $500.00 to support them as they enter their first year of full-time post-secondary study. The scholarship will be awarded in honour of distinguished trade union activists who have made a significant contribution to the life and growth of the labour movement in Peterborough County.

OPSEU Local 365 Congratulates Heart of the Trent Winners!

OPSEU Local 365 extends its warmest congratulations to today’s winners at the Heart of the Trent:

Dana Gee
International Development Studies
Nancy Simmons Smith Staff Award of Excellence

Patricia Heffernan
English
Provost’s Award for Support Staff

Craig Cameron
Academic Advisor, Durham Campus
Service Award

Laurie Collette
Centre for Teaching & Learning
Service Award

Housing Services
Team Innovation Award

Centre for Teaching and Learning
Team Innovation Award

OPSEU statement on Sunday’s mosque attack in Quebec

OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas issued the following statement today.

OPSEU condemns in the strongest possible terms the tragic shooting of Muslim worshippers at the Centre Culturel Islamique de Québec in Quebec City on Sunday night. Like many Canadians, we were shocked by this terrible crime, and heartbroken at the thought of the families and children who lost loved ones in this violent attack.

LAST CALL FOR STEWARD NOMINATIONS

Dear OPSEU Members:

This is a LAST call for nominations for the rest of the  2 year term commencing immediately to September 2017.

Stewards are needed for the following work groups:

Administration Staff – 4 stewards

Computing Staff – none

Services & Buildings – 1 steward

Secretarial & Office – 6 stewards

Scientific Staff – 1 steward

Library Staff – 1 steward

There are two ways in which you can nominate an individual:

Call for Nominations

Dear OPSEU Members:

This is a call for nominations for the rest of the  2 year term commencing immediately to September 2017.

Stewards are needed for the following work groups:

Administration Staff – 4 stewards

Computing Staff – none

Services & Buildings – 1 stewards

Secretarial & Office – 6 stewards

Scientific Staff – 1 stewards

Library Staff – 1 stewards

There are two ways in which you can nominate an individual: