Please note that there is a USW meeting on Friday September 11, 2014 at 3:15 pm that you can join via videoconference in Room MW130. Please let me know if you are going to attend the meeting. In order to allow you to attend this meeting, you will be able to leave work at 3:00 pm. Best wishes Bernie Kraatz, Ph.D. Professor and Chair Department of Physical and Environmental Sciences UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO SCARBOROUGH Room SW647 1265 Military Trail, Toronto, Ontario M1C 1A4 Tel: 416-287-7197 http://www.utsc.utoronto.ca/~physsci/ ------ Forwarded Message From: Human Resources & Equity <[email protected]> Reply-To: Human Resources & Equity <[email protected]> Date: Tue, 9 Sep 2014 20:17:40 +0000 To: <[email protected]> Subject: [PDADC-L] USW General Membership Meeting - September 11, 2014 To: Principals, Deans, Academic Directors & Chairs; Professional & Managerial Staff From: Angela Hildyard, Vice-President, Human Resources & Equity Cc: HR Divisional Offices Date: September 9, 2014 Re: USW General Membership Meeting - September 11, 2014 I am writing to inform you that the United Steelworkers Local 1998 has scheduled a membership meeting requiring release time for September 11, 2014 at 3:15 p.m. Locations are as follows: • St. George Campus: Convocation Hall • UTM: Faculty Club, Room 3140 (Via videoconference) • UTSC: Room MW130 (Via videoconference) In accordance with the terms of the collective agreement, employees are to be released for up to two (2) hours with no loss of straight time pay in order to attend this meeting. Depending on work location, employees may be released starting at 3:00 pm in order to allow for timely attendance at the meeting. Employees are required to notify their manager in advance if they are going to attend the meeting. There is no comparable collective agreement language in the USW casual collective agreement. However, USW casual employees may attend on their own time if they are not scheduled to work. The link to this information may be found at http://www.hrandequity.utoronto.ca/about-hrequity/news/2015n/uswgmms112.htm.