October 9, 2012 The agreement reached at the bargaining table has been
ratified by the membership. Turnout was 45% of the eligible voters, 88.84% of
whom voted to accept. The new Collective Agreement will expire on August 31,
September 7, 2012 The college faculty bargaining team
recommends acceptance of the terms of the memorandum settlement reached. The
members will cast their vote Monday, September 10, 2012. .more...
College Faculty negotiations website
August 10, 2012 Visit the new College Faculty website for easy access to the latest news and information about ongoing
College faculty file for conciliation as contract talks stall
July 19, 2012 The CAAT Academic bargaining team has asked the Ministry of Labour to
appoint a conciliator as contract talks grind to a halt.
New video with Smokey Thomas on quality education
July 3, 2012 OPSEU President, Warren (Smokey) Thomas,
speaks in support of quality education at Ontario colleges. Watch the new video today.
College Faculty Bargaining Bulletins
July 20, 2012 College "facilitator" proposal bad news for nursing program. On July 11, the Colleges tabled the details of their proposal to create a new job classification for
faculty: "Nursing Clinical Facilitator."
June 28, 2012 News from the bargaining table. Face-to-face
bargaining started on June 4th, 2012. Both parties confirmed that they would
like to negotiate an on-time settlement by August 31
October 18, 2011 Delegates from 24 colleges, representing
over 8,000 members, met this past weekend to begin the process of democratic
discussions on the members’ demands for the next round of bargaining during
2012. A new team was elected to lead them into negotiations for a new collective
agreement with the colleges. The current agreement expires on August 31,