Carmen Carlucci, former MGEU Board member, received the Premier's Career Achievement Award on June 9.
“The vast majority of Canadians would be much better off if the government had been able to collect that $8.7 billion.” — Larry Brown, NUPGE President
Toronto – June 10, 2017 – Due to popular demand, UFCW Canada's groundbreaking online education platform, webCampus, is holding its first-ever Summer Session from July 4 to August 11.
Provincial employees were recognized with a variety of awards at the 19th Annual Manitoba Service Excellence Awards luncheon at the RBC Convention Centre today.
UWOSA is pleased to announce that the Stewards Council appointed Natalie Samuel as its new Membership Services Officer.
Natalie has been actively involved with the Membership Newsletter and Social committee for the past four years to organize and plan events for the membership. "The Membership Services Officer role appealed to me because of my interest in meeting new people and sharing new and similar interests. As well, my enjoyment for planning and organizing events and being involved in the community,"said Natalie when asked about her new role.
Natalie works in the Faculty of Law, Career Office where she plans, organizes, and coordinates events. Her experience of being involved in a number of community events from fundraising for Western Heads East, United Way Stair Climb Team Captain, United Way Sponsored Employee, and Dinners at the Ronald McDonald House will be assets to her new role. Away from Western, Natalie enjoys recreational activities including rock climbing, volleyball and other sports as well as dabbling with new recipes in the kitchen.
Natalie is looking forward to meeting fellow UWOSA members and exploring new and different interests for our membership. If you have an idea to share, or want to join the Membership, Newsletter, and Social Committee, please contact Natalie.
June 4-10 is Manitoba Access Awareness Week (MAAW) – celebrated annually to raise awareness of the barriers people with disabilities face and to promote the removal of these barriers.
Vancouver Island, B.C. – June 9, 2017 – Workers at Island Pharmacy on Vancouver Island in British Columbia are the newest members of UFCW Canada Local 1518 after recently voting to join the union.
Starting next week, the MGEU will be undertaking an annual survey of its membership. Viewpoints Research, a professional public opinion research company, is carrying out the study to determine members’ attitudes towards their union and a number of crucial issues facing those in the public sector.