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Dalhousie University teaching assistants, part-time instructors go on strike – Halifax
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Dalhousie University teaching assistants, part-time instructors go on strike – Halifax

Part-time instructors, teaching assistants, markers and demonstrators represented by CUPE at Dalhousie University went on strike Wednesday, saying the main issue driving the labour action is wages. Members of CUPE 3912, which represents more than 3,000 “precarious academic workers” at Dalhousie University, Mount Saint Vincent University, and Saint Mary’s University, began setting up picket lines on Studley campus Wednesday morning.The strike means that lectures, tutorials and labs held by union members will be cancelled, and assignments and exams will not be marked.Dal has ended negotiations with CUPE 3912. See you on the picket lines. Picketing starts 8am at McCain. #DalStrike #Dalhousie #WageParityNowAndAlways #DalWorksBecauseWeWork #nodeal pic.twitter.com/iTDOqIe3jo— CUPE 3912 ...