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    June 13, 2019

    Welcome, Teachers!! Facilitators at SFU Student Learning Commons Unionized!

    Dear TSSU members and the SFU Community, Today we celebrate the overwhelming vote of facilitators in the Student Learning Commons (SLC) at SFU to join as members of TSSU. The SLC facilitators assist undergraduate and graduate students with writing and other learning skills and design and deliver workshops, such as the very successful thesis boot camp. They also teach and support other teaching staff in the classroom. When you put one of the “SLC writing referral” stickers on an assignment, they’re the workers on the other end who help those students. They’re a small group of workers, but another vital part of the teaching team at SFU. We’re excited to be able to advocate to protect their working conditions and
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    March 26, 2019

    All Members Welcome at Bargaining Sessions!

    TSSU has started bargaining with the University for a new Collective Agreement! All members are welcome to attend the bargaining sessions. The summer sessions will be on: May 8 – WMC 2533, Burnaby, caucus 8:30 am at WMC 2533 May 14 – WMC 2533, Burnaby,  caucus 8:30 am at  WMC 2533 May 15 – Harbour Centre 2945 (Management Studies Lab), Vancouver  caucus 8:30am at HC 2945. June 6 – WMC 2533, Burnaby,  caucus 8:30 am at WMC 2533 June 13 – WMC 2533, Burnaby,  caucus 8:30 am at WMC 2533 June 18 – WMC 2533, Burnaby,  caucus 8:30 am at  WMC 2533 June 27 – SUR 2740, Surrey,  caucus 8:30 am at SUR 2740 Every few years we bargain a binding Collective Agreement that sets out: rights to
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    March 26, 2019

    April 2019 – TSSU Special General Meeting & Stewards Meeting

    Join us for a combined Special General Meeting & Stewards Meeting on Thursday, April 4th, 2:30-4:30 pm in SWH10051. All members are welcome and we will have free coffee, dinner & snacks (as usual)! Items on the agenda are to ratify the hiring of our new Assistant Organizer, an interactive activity for mobilizing members, and a report back on the first day of bargaining. See you there!

 Contact UsGeneral: tssu@tssu.caPhone: (778) 782-4735Burnaby Office: AQ 5129 / AQ 5130Harbour Centre Office: UM 134 Mailing AddressTeaching Support Staff UnionSimon Fraser University8888 University DriveAQ 5129 / AQ 5130Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6 

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    June 13, 2019

    Welcome, Teachers!! Facilitators at SFU Student Learning Commons Unionized!

    Dear TSSU members and the SFU Community, Today we celebrate the overwhelming vote of facilitators in the Student Learning Commons (SLC) at SFU to join as members of TSSU. The SLC facilitators assist undergraduate and graduate students with writing and other learning skills and design and deliver workshops, such as the very successful thesis boot camp. They also teach and support other teaching staff in the classroom. When you put one of the “SLC writing referral” stickers on an assignment, they’re the workers on the other end who help those students. They’re a small group of workers, but another vital part of the teaching team at SFU. We’re excited to be able to advocate to protect their working conditions and
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    March 26, 2019

    All Members Welcome at Bargaining Sessions!

    TSSU has started bargaining with the University for a new Collective Agreement! All members are welcome to attend the bargaining sessions. The summer sessions will be on: May 8 – WMC 2533, Burnaby, caucus 8:30 am at WMC 2533 May 14 – WMC 2533, Burnaby,  caucus 8:30 am at  WMC 2533 May 15 – Harbour Centre 2945 (Management Studies Lab), Vancouver  caucus 8:30am at HC 2945. June 6 – WMC 2533, Burnaby,  caucus 8:30 am at WMC 2533 June 13 – WMC 2533, Burnaby,  caucus 8:30 am at WMC 2533 June 18 – WMC 2533, Burnaby,  caucus 8:30 am at  WMC 2533 June 27 – SUR 2740, Surrey,  caucus 8:30 am at SUR 2740 Every few years we bargain a binding Collective Agreement that sets out: rights to
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    March 26, 2019

    April 2019 – TSSU Special General Meeting & Stewards Meeting

    Join us for a combined Special General Meeting & Stewards Meeting on Thursday, April 4th, 2:30-4:30 pm in SWH10051. All members are welcome and we will have free coffee, dinner & snacks (as usual)! Items on the agenda are to ratify the hiring of our new Assistant Organizer, an interactive activity for mobilizing members, and a report back on the first day of bargaining. See you there!

 

Contact Us

General: tssu@tssu.ca

Phone: (778) 782-4735

Burnaby Office: AQ 5129 / AQ 5130

Harbour Centre Office: UM 134

 

Mailing Address

Teaching Support Staff Union

Simon Fraser University

8888 University Drive

AQ 5129 / AQ 5130

Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6