THUNDER BAY, ON, April 2 /CNW Telbec/ - CUPE 3905 Teaching and Graduate
Assistants (TAs and GAs) at Lakehead University have reached an agreement with
the university averting strike action.
"It's been a long hard fight," said Mike Walters, CUPE National
Representative. "But we finally have a deal that is acceptable with an
improved wage and benefits package.
"Now, our members can move on to their summer work or studies knowing
that when they resume work at Lakehead in the fall they will be appropriately
Issues during negotiations included wages, benefits and job security.
For further information:
For further information: Wendy Forbes, CUPE Communications
Representative, (416) 292-3999 ext. 249; Mike Walters, CUPE National
Representative, (905) 973-1663