AASUA Newshttps://aasua.ca/home/aasua_newsAASUACAFA Distinguished Academic Awardshttps://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/cafa_distinguished_academic_awards<div><p>Dear Members</p><p>The Confederation of Alberta Faculty Associations (CAFA) is a professional organization of faculty associations in Alberta universities. It is a federation of four associations: The Association of Academic Staff University of Alberta, Athabasca University Faculty Association, The Faculty Association of the University of Calgary and The…</p></div>Brygeda RenkeWed, 24 Apr 2019 15:44:02 -0600https://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/cafa_distinguished_academic_awardsElection Forum on Post-Secondary Education – April 8, 2019 from 5pm to 7pm in SUB Atriumhttps://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/election_forum_on_post_secondary_education__april_8_2019_from_5pm_to_7pm_in_sub_atrium<div><p style="margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:Cambria;">Tomorrow, Monday, April 8, AASUA, NASA, Students’ Union, and Grant MacEwan University Faculty Association will host an election forum on post-secondary education for staff and students. The Forum will take place from 5:00 to 7:00 pm in the SUB Atrium. Parties’ plans for the post-secondary sector in Alberta will be heard and discussed.</p> <p style="margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:Cambria;"><br></p> <p style="margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:Cambria;">This…</p></div>Brygeda RenkeSun, 07 Apr 2019 19:12:03 -0600https://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/election_forum_on_post_secondary_education__april_8_2019_from_5pm_to_7pm_in_sub_atriumResults of Ratification Vote for Proposed Bylaws Amendmentshttps://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/results_of_ratification_vote_for_proposed_bylaws_amendments<div><p>Dear Members</p><p>Please <strong>login </strong>to view the <a class=" WikiLinkType1" href="https://aasua.ca/ratif/prop_bylaw_amend_art_27_byelect">results of the ratification vote</a> held on March 18, 2019 for proposed bylaw amendments.</p><p>Thank you to all members who voted.  </p></div>Brygeda RenkeMon, 18 Mar 2019 20:15:51 -0600https://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/results_of_ratification_vote_for_proposed_bylaws_amendmentsNotice of Proposed Bylaw Amendments and Ratification Votehttps://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/notice_of_proposed_bylaw_amendments_and_ratification_vote<div><p>Dear Members</p><p>AASUA members are entitled to 30 days notice of proposed bylaw amendments.  <span style="background-color: initial;">Please </span><strong style="background-color: initial;">login </strong><span style="background-color: initial;">to view the </span><a class=" WikiLinkType1" href="https://aasua.ca/ratif/prop_bylaw_amend_art_27_byelect" rel="noopener noreferrer" style="background-color: initial;" target="_blank">Proposed Bylaw Amendments</a><span style="background-color: initial;">. </span></p><p>A ratification vote shall be held on <strong>March 18, 2019</strong>.  Members will receive an electronic ballot and voting instructions on that date.</p><p>Thank you. </p></div>Brygeda RenkeThu, 14 Feb 2019 14:19:13 -0700https://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/notice_of_proposed_bylaw_amendments_and_ratification_voteEnter By February 15 To Win a Free APPLE iPad provided by MARSHhttps://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/enter_by_february_15_to_win_a_free_apple_ipad_provided_by_marsh<div><p>Dear AASUA Members</p><p>As a member of the AASUA, all members, retirees, and their spouses are eligible for preferred group rates on home or auto insurance. These rates are provided by our program insurance broker, Marsh’s Private Client Services (PCS) and not available to the general public.  This is being offered to you as a benefit of your membership…</p></div>Brygeda RenkeTue, 12 Feb 2019 16:36:05 -0700https://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/enter_by_february_15_to_win_a_free_apple_ipad_provided_by_marshBargaining Bulletin - February 12, 2019https://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/bargaining_bulletin_february_12_2019<div><p>Dear Members - please <strong>login</strong> to see the latest <strong><a href="https://aasua.ca/bargaining_bulletin" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank" class=" WikiLinkType1">Bargaining Bulletin</a></strong> issued February 12, 2019.</p><p><a href="https://aasua.ca/bargaining_bulletin" class=" WikiLinkType1">https://aasua.ca/bargaining_bulletin</a></p><p>Thank you. </p> <h3><br></h3></div>Brygeda RenkeTue, 12 Feb 2019 10:20:54 -0700https://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/bargaining_bulletin_february_12_2019Bargaining Updatehttps://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/bargaining_update<div><p>Dear Members - please <strong>login</strong> to see the latest <a class=" WikiLinkType1" href="https://aasua.ca/bargaining_bulletin" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank"><strong>Bargaining Bulletin</strong></a>.</p><p><a class=" WikiLinkType1" href="https://aasua.ca/bargaining_bulletin">https://aasua.ca/bargaining_bulletin</a></p><p>Thank you. </p></div>Brygeda RenkeWed, 23 Jan 2019 09:17:17 -0700https://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/bargaining_updateImportant Message - Bargaining Updates!https://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/important_message_bargaining_updates<div><p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;'><br></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;'>Dear Members</p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;'><br></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;'>Soon you will be receiving important bargaining updates that are only accessible after you have logged into the website’s private space for members’ only.</p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;'><br></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;'>It is very important at this time in our negotiations that members know how to log into the site. </p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;'><br></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;'>If you are having trouble logging in, please keep trying <u>all</u> your other…</p></div>Brygeda RenkeFri, 11 Jan 2019 17:41:33 -0700https://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/important_message_bargaining_updatesHarry Crowe Foundation Conference February 22 - 23, 2019, Toronto, Ontariohttps://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/harry_crowe_foundation_conference_february_22_23_2019_toronto_ontario<div><p>Dear Members</p><p>On behalf of President Kane, the AASUA is calling out to members for expressions of interest to attend this conference.  Please see the attachments from CAUT for further information. </p><p>AASUA will cover transportation, hotel and per diem costs pursuant to AASUA's <a class=" WikiLinkType1" href="https://aasua.ca/memb_zone/pol_proc/policies_and_procedures/2017_manual/travel_reimbursement_policy">Travel Reimbursement Policy</a>.   </p><p>Please contact <a class=" WikiLinkType1" href="https://aasua.ca/about/staff" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">me</a> by 4:00 pm on Thursday,  …</p></div>Brygeda RenkeWed, 02 Jan 2019 12:47:55 -0700https://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/harry_crowe_foundation_conference_february_22_23_2019_toronto_ontarioNew Board of Governors Appointmenthttps://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/new_board_of_governors_appointment<div><p>Dear Members</p><p>We are pleased to announce that Marlin Schmidt, Minister of Advanced Education, has appointed <a href="https://www.ualberta.ca/nursing/about/contact-us-and-people/academic-listing/donna-wilson" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">Dr. Donna Wilson</a>, member of the academic staff nominated by the AASUA, as a member of the board of The Governors of The University of Alberta for a three year term commencing November 26, 2018.  The AASUA extends congratulations to Dr. Wilson.…</p></div>Brygeda RenkeTue, 04 Dec 2018 12:58:40 -0700https://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/new_board_of_governors_appointment