AASUA Newshttps://aasua.ca/home/aasua_newsAASUAAGM in process - we need quorum!https://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/agm_in_process_we_need_quorum<div><p>Dear Members</p><p>The speaker has called the AGM to order but we do not have quorum.  100 members are required to meet quorum but we currently have only 47 members in attendance.</p><p>The meeting is in recess and we encourage your attendance so that quorum can be met. </p><p>Thank you.</p><p><br></p><p><br></p><p><br></p><p><br></p><p><br></p><p><br></p><p><br></p><p><br></p><p>  </p></div>Brygeda RenkeWed, 06 Nov 2019 12:43:43 -0700https://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/agm_in_process_we_need_quorumAGM is today!https://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/agm_is_today~1<div><p style="text-align: center;"><strong><span style="font-size: 18px;"> </span></strong></p> <div><br></div> <div><br></div> <div> <table style="margin-right: calc(0%); width: 100%;"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width: 100%; background-color: rgb(40, 50, 78);"><br><table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="border-collapse: collapse; margin-right: calc(0%); margin-left: calc(0%); width: 100%;" width="434"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width:325.65pt;border:solid #DDDDDD 1.0pt;background:#EFEFEF;padding:3.75pt 3.75pt 3.75pt 3.75pt;" width="100%"> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;line-height:12.0pt;'><strong><span style='font-size:16px;font-family: "Garamond",serif;color:black;'>NOTICE:</span></strong><span style='font-size:16px;font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>  </span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><strong><span style='font-size:15px;font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>All AASUA Members are invited to attend the </span></strong></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style="font-size:15px;"> </span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><strong><u><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>2019 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING</span></u></strong></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;'><span style="font-size:15px;"> </span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:red;'>November 6, 2019</span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style="font-size:15px;"> </span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style='font-size:19px;font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>Myer Horowitz Theatre</span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>Students’ Union Building</span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>University of Alberta Main Campus</span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style="font-size:15px;"> </span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><strong><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>This is a closed meeting for AASUA Members </span></strong></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style="font-size:15px;"> </span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><strong><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>2:00 pm Registration</span></strong></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'> Members must sign in with photo ID</span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><strong><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'> </span></strong></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><strong><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>Formal Meeting:…</span></strong></p></td></tr></tbody></table></td></tr></tbody></table></div></div>Brygeda RenkeWed, 06 Nov 2019 06:07:08 -0700https://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/agm_is_today~1Notice - AGM November 6, 2019 - Myer Horowitz Theatrehttps://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/notice_agm_november_6_2019_myer_horowitz_theatre<div><table style="margin-right: calc(0%); width: 100%;"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width: 100%; background-color: rgb(40, 50, 78);"><br><table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="border-collapse: collapse; margin-right: calc(0%); margin-left: calc(0%); width: 100%;" width="434"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width:325.65pt;border:solid #DDDDDD 1.0pt;background:#EFEFEF;padding:3.75pt 3.75pt 3.75pt 3.75pt;" width="100%"> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;line-height:12.0pt;'><strong><span style='font-size:16px;font-family: "Garamond",serif;color:black;'>NOTICE:</span></strong><span style='font-size:16px;font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>  </span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><strong><span style='font-size:15px;font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>All AASUA Members are invited to attend the </span></strong></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style="font-size:15px;"> </span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><strong><u><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>2019 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING</span></u></strong></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;'><span style="font-size:15px;"> </span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:red;'>November 6, 2019</span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style="font-size:15px;"> </span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style='font-size:19px;font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>Myer Horowitz Theatre</span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>Students’ Union Building</span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>University of Alberta Main Campus</span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style="font-size:15px;"> </span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><strong><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>This is a closed meeting for AASUA Members </span></strong></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style="font-size:15px;"> </span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><strong><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>2:00 pm Registration</span></strong></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'> Members must sign in with photo ID</span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><strong><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'> </span></strong></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><strong><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>Formal Meeting: 2:30 pm –…</span></strong></p></td></tr></tbody></table></td></tr></tbody></table></div>Brygeda RenkeWed, 30 Oct 2019 10:48:16 -0600https://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/notice_agm_november_6_2019_myer_horowitz_theatreNotice - 2019 Annual General Meetinghttps://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/notice_2019_annual_general_meeting<div><table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="width:480.85pt;border-collapse:collapse;" width="641"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width:472.5pt;border:solid #DDDDDD 1.0pt;background:#28324E;padding:3.75pt 3.75pt 3.75pt 3.75pt;" width="100%"> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;'><span style="font-size:18px;font-family:Helvetica;color:black;"> </span></p> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="width:471.65pt;border-collapse:collapse;" width="629"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width:471.65pt;border:solid #DDDDDD 1.0pt;background:#EFEFEF;padding:3.75pt 3.75pt 3.75pt 3.75pt;" width="100%"> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><strong><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>NOTICE: </span></strong></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><strong><span style='font-size:15px;font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>All AASUA Members are invited to attend the </span></strong></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style='font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;'> </span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><strong><u><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>2019 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING</span></u></strong></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;'><span style='font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;'> </span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>November 6, 2019</span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style='font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;'> </span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style='font-size:19px;font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:red;'>Myer Horowitz Theatre</span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>Students’ Union Building</span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>University of Alberta Main Campus</span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style='font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;'> </span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><strong><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>This is a closed meeting for AASUA Members </span></strong></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style='font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;'> </span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><strong><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>2:00 pm Registration</span></strong></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'> Members must sign in with photo ID</span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><strong><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'> </span></strong></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;text-align:center;'><strong><span style='font-family:"Garamond",serif;color:black;'>Formal Meeting: 2:30…</span></strong></p></td></tr></tbody></table></td></tr></tbody></table></div>Brygeda RenkeFri, 04 Oct 2019 15:38:34 -0600https://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/notice_2019_annual_general_meetingSupport the Campus Food Bankhttps://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/support_the_campus_food_bank<div><p>Dear Members</p><p>For nearly a decade, the AASUA and the University of Alberta had agreed that members could voluntarily redirect their dues to the Campus Food Bank. However, the membership of the Association of Academic Staff University of Alberta (AASUA) and the Governors of the University of Alberta recently ratified the 2018-2020 Collective…</p></div>Brygeda RenkeTue, 01 Oct 2019 15:33:03 -0600https://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/support_the_campus_food_bankUpcoming By-elections for unfilled Council seatshttps://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/upcoming_by_elections_for_unfilled_council_seats<div><p>Dear members</p><p>The AASUA bylaws require that I give you notice of upcoming By-elections for unfilled Councillor seats for the remaining term ending June 30, 2021. As well, a By-election will be held for the unfilled Director position on Executive for the "Temporary Librarian, Administrative and Professional Officer" (TLAPO) constituency group for the…</p></div>Brygeda RenkeMon, 30 Sep 2019 16:22:15 -0600https://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/upcoming_by_elections_for_unfilled_council_seatsAASUA Standing Committees - Call out for Expressions of Interesthttps://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/aasua_standing_committees_call_out_for_expressions_of_interest~2<div><p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:18.0pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;background:white;'><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Helvetica;color:#212121;">Dear Members</span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:18.0pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;background:white;'><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Helvetica;color:#212121;">The Executive is calling out to members for expressions of interest to serve as <strong>committee</strong> <strong>members</strong> on the following AASUA Standing Committees:</span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:18.0pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;background:white;'><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Helvetica;color:#212121;">            <em>Academic Affairs</em></span></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:18.0pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;background:white;'><em><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Helvetica;color:#212121;">            Advocacy           </span></em></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:18.0pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;background:white;'><em><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Helvetica;color:#212121;">            Finance </span></em></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:18.0pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;background:white;'><em><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Helvetica;color:#212121;">            Governance</span></em></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:18.0pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;background:white;'><em><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Helvetica;color:#212121;">            Grievances </span></em></p> <p style='margin:0cm;margin-bottom:18.0pt;font-size:16px;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;background:white;'><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Helvetica;color:#212121;">The Executive is calling out to members for expressions of…</span></p></div>Brygeda RenkeWed, 25 Sep 2019 13:46:38 -0600https://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/aasua_standing_committees_call_out_for_expressions_of_interest~2Updated link to Election Resultshttps://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/updated_link_to_election_results<div><p>Dear Members</p><p>With my apologies, this is the correct link to the <a href="https://aasua.ca/elect_trustees_caut_def_fund" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank" class=" WikiLinkType1">Election Results of AASUA Trustees to the CAUT Defence Fund</a>. </p><p>Thank you. </p></div>Brygeda RenkeFri, 06 Sep 2019 11:10:03 -0600https://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/updated_link_to_election_resultsResults of Election of AASUA Trustees on the CAUT Defence Fundhttps://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/results_of_election_of_aasua_trustees_on_the_caut_defence_fund<div><p>Dear Members </p><p>The Election has now closed. Please login to view the results of the <a href="https://aasua.ca/elect_trustees_caut_def_fund" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank" class=" WikiLinkType1">Election of AASUA Trustees on the CAUT Defence Fund.</a></p><p>I thank all candidates who put their names forward to serve the AASUA. </p><p>Thank you. </p></div>Brygeda RenkeFri, 06 Sep 2019 10:37:51 -0600https://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/results_of_election_of_aasua_trustees_on_the_caut_defence_fundUpcoming Event - September 10, 2019 co-sponsored by Parkland Institute and Centre for Free Expression, Ryerson Universityhttps://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/upcoming_event_september_10_2019_co_sponsored_by_parkland_institute_and_centre_for_free_expression_ryerson_university<div><p><strong><span style="font-size: 24px;">Defending Alberta - At What Cost?</span></strong></p><p>Join Parkland Institute and the Centre for Free Expression for a panel discussion on free speech and democracy in Alberta.</p><p>Premier Kenney’s promised assault on critics of the Alberta oil and gas industry has a disturbing resonance with the actions of right-wing populist governments around the world. Are his…</p></div>Brygeda RenkeThu, 05 Sep 2019 16:36:26 -0600https://aasua.ca/home/aasua_news/upcoming_event_september_10_2019_co_sponsored_by_parkland_institute_and_centre_for_free_expression_ryerson_university