Systems Maintenance Notice

October 19, 2017 Please be advised that we will be performing necessary maintenance work on IT systems after business hours on Friday, October 20, 2017. The College websites and other systems such as Citrix and the Wireless Wifi Systems may be unavailable for brief periods of time between 4:30 pm and 8:30 pm. Other systems, including Blackboard, Email, and Shared File …

Labour Disruption at Northern College

Monday, October 16, 2017 TIMMINS, ON: OPSEU CAAT Academic has rejected the colleges’ final offer and started a strike across all 24 Ontario colleges, including Northern College. The colleges’ final offer is responsive to what the colleges heard at the bargaining table and fair to college faculty. The colleges cannot accept the union’s demands that would ultimately add more than …

Picket Line Etiquette

You will have to cross a picket line to enter and exit Northern College’s campus locations and access campus services. Faculty members on the picket line may ask you to wait a few minutes before crossing to talk to you about the strike. The purpose of these guidelines is to provide employees and students who are crossing the picket line with …

College Faculty Strike Update

October 16, 2017 Please be advised that a strike by full-time faculty has begun today across Ontario Colleges, including Northern College. Picket lines have been set up. Classes for all academic programming at our Timmins, Kirkland Lake, Haileybury, and Moosonee campuses will be cancelled for the duration of the strike. All Northern College campuses and many student services will remain …

College Faculty Strike Action – FAQ for Students

Ontario’s Public Colleges have been in bargaining with the OPSEU Faculty in efforts to negotiate a new collective agreement. OPSEU representing full-time and partial load faculty has given notice that strike action could start on October 16, 2017. In the event of a strike, all classes will be cancelled at the Timmins, Kirkland Lake, Haileybury, and Moosonee campuses. All student …