Government Amendments to Layoff Period

Your MRSA Executive Board wanted to update you on recent legislative changes to the layoff provisions in Alberta’s Employment Standards Code. On June 26, 2020, Bill 24: the COVID-19 Pandemic Response Statutes Amendment Act, 2020 became law in Alberta. This Bill amends the temporary layoff provisions in Alberta’s Employment Standards Code once again, this time… more

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2020 By-Election Results

Thank you for your participation in the recent by-election; 48.5% of the membership voted in this ballot. Please join us in welcoming the following staff to the Executive Board: Executive BoardDirector-at-Large (two members; one-year term 2020-21) Judith Tarko        (49.6% of the votes)            Bryan Miller … more

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Summer EDT Application Period Now Open

Dear colleagues,  If you have any professional or personal development courses that begin between July 1 – August 31, you can apply for funding through the MRSA EDT Committee.  Applications are submitted via the EDT database. The summer application period closes on July 31. If you have any questions, please contact the EDT… more

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2020 By-Election Information

This is a reminder that the MRSA by-election opens on June 16.  MRSA members will receive an email on Tuesday at 9 a.m. from Simply Voting via the MRSA email account. The email will include a link to the online voting site, elector ID, and password. Once logged in, members will be… more

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Collective Bargaining Update

Dear fellow MRSA, Bargaining between the Mount Royal Staff Association and the Board of Governors at MRU has paused for the summer. Our Collective Agreement expires on June 30, 2020, but until a new collective agreement is in place the terms of the prior agreement remain in place. As per… more

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2020 MRSA By-Election Announcement

We are pleased to announce the following candidates for the upcoming by-election: Executive BoardDirector-at-Large (two members: one-year term 2020-21)Bryan MillerGianni PangratisJudith Tarko Each of the candidates have submitted Nomination Campaign Statements for your review.  The canvassing period is now in effect until June 15. Candidates are invited to review the MRSA Policy for Elections of… more

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2020 MRSA By-Election Results

Thank you for your participation in the recent by-election; 48.5% of the membership voted in this ballot.Please join us in welcoming the following staff to the Executive Board: Executive BoardDirector-at-Large (two members; one-year term 2020-21) Judith Tarko        (49.6% of the votes)            Bryan Miller … more

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