The following motion was approved by the GSA Council at the September 30, 2016 meeting.
Whereas CUPE 4600, the union representing teaching assistants and contract instructors, is currently in bargaining with Carleton University; and
Whereas many GSA members work for Carleton University as teaching assistants and contract instructors; and
Whereas the GSA supports the negotiation of better working conditions for its members and all workers; therefor
Be it resolved that the GSA support CUPE 4600 in bargaining; and
Be it further resolved that the GSA be in continued communication with CUPE 4600 about bargaining and ways that it can help raise student awareness and support mobilization; and
Be it further resolved that the GSA inform its membership of the motion once it is passed.