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Provincial Budget Highlights for AAPS Members

 

On Monday, September 11, 2017 Finance Minister Carole James delivered the Budget 2017 Update. The Provincial Government announced a balanced budget and made some positive first steps for the University of British Columbia, and the day-to-day lives of AAPS members.

KEY AREAS FOR AAPS MEMBERS: Read more about Provincial Budget Highlights for AAPS Members

UBC Operating Engineers Strike Vote—What AAPS members need to know

Dear AAPS Members,

The Operating Engineers (IUOE 882) took at strike vote on Thursday, September 7, 2017. They received a 100% mandate for a strike and will be in a legal strike position late Sunday or Monday morning.

The potential strike may impact members located at Point Grey Campus and those travelling to Point Grey Campus for work. Read more about UBC Operating Engineers Strike Vote—What AAPS members need to know

Save the Date for the AAPS AGM

Save the Date for the 2017 AAPS Annual General Meeting

Please join AAPS for the Annual General Meeting on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 12:00pm. Read more about Save the Date for the AAPS AGM

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