General Election: Call for Nominations

Dear Colleagues, Would you like to broaden your MRU experience?  The MRSA has a role for you! Executive Board and Committee service offers opportunities for staff to grow personally and professionally, to develop leadership skills, gain unique experience, and make lasting connections with colleagues across campus. Help strengthen the Association … more

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Constitutional Amendment Vote Result

Dear Colleagues,  The motion to amend the MRSA Constitution was unsuccessful.  As per Article 22.01, in order for Constitutional amendments to pass, at least 50% of the membership must cast ballots and 50% plus one of the ballots cast are in support of the amendment. Please see the results below. Turnout: 302 … more

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Constitutional Amendment Vote: March 27 & 28

Dear Colleagues: The Constitutional Amendment vote is underway. An email was sent at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, March 27 from Simply Voting via the MRSA email account. The email included a link to the online voting site, your elector ID, and password. Please cast your ballot to accept or reject the following motion to amend the Constitution: The … more

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2018 PD Day: Registration Now Open!

We would like to invite you to this year’s Professional Development Day on May 10 at WinSport to create community while providing unique opportunities for MRU staff. Register here!   The PD Day committee incorporated your feedback and developed engaging and practical activities for you.  The day starts with a keynote from comedian Ryan McMahon. Then … more

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Constitution Town Hall

Dear Colleagues, Last fall, the MRSA Executive made a commitment to “correct any conflicts between the Elections and Voting policy and Constitution prior to the May 2018 General Election.” After much consideration, and in the spirit of opening up access and filling key roles on the Executive, the Governance Committee … more

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2017-19 Collective Agreement

Dear Colleagues, It is our pleasure to announce that the 2017-19 Collective Agreement is now available on the MRSA website for your reference. Once again, we would like to thank the members of both negotiating teams for their efforts over the past year to arrive at an Agreement. Please do not hesitate … more

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2018 By-election Result

Dear Colleagues, Thank you for your participation in the recent by-election, 343 electors, (52%) of the membership, voted in this ballot. We are pleased to announce that Craig Baskett, with 53.6% of the votes, was the successful candidate for the role of Director-at-Large (to June 2018). Our sincere appreciation to all … more

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