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  • Thursday, September 22, 2016
    This morning, striking MoveUP members at the BCNU picketed a location where BCNU leaders and stewards were meeting and working. Members were successful in forcing the Employer to cancel the meeting...
  • Thursday, September 22, 2016
    What do BCNU support staff do for the hard-working nurses of BC? Meet Andrea... Andrea works in the finance department and has been at BCNU for 5 years. She reimburses members for their expenses,...
  • Monday, September 19, 2016
    What do BCNU support staff do for the hard-working nurses of BC? Meet Cathy... Cathy has been a dedicated member of the BCNU Education Department for 8 years. She supports the Member Educators and...
  • Thursday, September 15, 2016
    MoveUP wishes you and your family a happy Mid-Autumn Festival!
  • Wednesday, September 14, 2016
    What do BCNU support staff do for the hard-working nurses of BC? Meet Laura... Laura is a graphic designer in the Communications Department and has worked at BCNU since 2009. She develops...
  • Friday, September 9, 2016
    What do BCNU support staff do for the hard-working nurses of BC? Meet Rachel... Rachel has worked for BCNU since 2015 and helps ill and injured nurses with their disability claims and helps them get...
  • Wednesday, September 7, 2016
    What do BCNU support staff do for the hardworking nurses of BC? Meet Cindy... Cindy is a graphic designer in the communications department and has worked at BCNU for 10 years. When nurses need ads,...
  • Thursday, September 1, 2016
    BURNABY – The BC Nurses’ Union leadership is failing to live their union values as their staff prepare to remain on the picket lines through Labour Day.
  • Thursday, September 1, 2016
    For most people Labour Day signals the end of summer and the advent of fall. Labour Day is a marker of change and seasonal transformation. It is also a celebration of work, all workers and the...
  • Thursday, September 1, 2016
    Join CUPE BC at a BBQ rally for BCNU Staff on strike, this Friday. Bring down your friends, families and coworkers to show solidarity for BCNU staff on day 43 of the strike for a fair contract. Where...
  • Thursday, September 1, 2016
    What do BCNU support staff do for the hardworking nurses of BC? Meet Janice... Janice has been with BCNU & the Union of Psychiatric Nurses for over 12 years, but before that she worked for other...
  • Tuesday, August 30, 2016
    Allan Morgan has been working at the BCNU for 18 months.  He joined the union when he retired from a long professional acting career. His job is to help staff get the documents they need to...
  • Thursday, August 25, 2016
    Jason is a servicing assistant.  For nine years, he has been working hard every day for nurses at the BCNU. His main role is to provide support to labour relations officers by opening grievances...
  • Monday, August 22, 2016
    We’d like to congratulate our colleagues at Unifor for reaching an agreement with the employer. 
  • Andres Loo
    Friday, August 12, 2016
    Andres Loo has a bright smile and soft voice with just the barest hint of a European accent, a gift to him by his Estonian parents and his birth country of Sweden. The 67-year-old also has polycystic...
  • Allan Morgan and friend on the BCNU picket line
    Wednesday, August 10, 2016
    Life on the picket line isn't fun, but it can be sweet. On day 18 of picketing outside the BC Nurses Union, BCNU staffer Allan Morgan offered his thoughts about the families we make of...
  • MoveUP councillors in the large reconciliation circle
    Friday, July 29, 2016
    On a bright and sunny June morning, Musqueam drummers and singers clad in traditional clothing led members of MoveUP’s executive council into the Musqueam Community Centre gym to take part in a...
  • Thursday, July 28, 2016
    APPLICATIONS ARE HEREWITH INVITED FOR: POSITION: Union Representative 2 (Full Time Regular)
  • Wednesday, July 27, 2016
      1) We’ve had our nurses’ backs. MoveUP was asked to put off bargaining twice, to accommodate the BCNU convention and ratification of the nurses’ contracts.  We waited in good faith and...
  • Tuesday, July 26, 2016
      1)  We are asking to keep what we have. MoveUP members are not asking for anything new when it comes to medical appointment and family obligation leave.  The BCNU leadership is...