Latest News

The RCEA recognizes Remembrance Day, November 11

The RCEA recognizes Remembrance Day, November 11

On this day, we honour those who have fought for our country and our freedom. The Red Poppy The familiar symbol of the poppy owes much of its fame to Canadian poet and soldier John McCrae. In Flanders Fields, McCrae’s best-known poem, was inspired...

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

We wish all members a safe and Happy Thanksgiving holiday.

Annual General Meeting

Annual General Meeting

The virtual only meeting will be broadcast live by Baldwin Audio/Visual via Video Link Only: https://collaboratevideo.net/rcea-aecr/221013/ Simultaneous translation in English and French Questions may be submitted prior to the meeting via the RCEA...

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation Source: https://www.canada.ca/en/canadian-heritage/campaigns/national-day-truth-reconciliation.html Each year, September 30 marks the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. The day honours the children...

RCEA President – Effective January 2023

The Elections Committee would like to inform RCEA members on the results of the election for the position of President. Cathie Fraser has been acclaimed President of the RCEA for a 3-year term, January 2023 to December 2025.

The Public Service Health Care Plan Update

The Public Service Health Care Plan Update

The Public Service Health Care Plan Update: New agreement reached After several years of negotiations, RCEA is pleased to announce that a new agreement has been reached with the Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat (TBS) to update the Public...

Collective Bargaining

Collective Bargaining

Hello Members, The RCEA is comprised of 6 bargaining units, being AD, AS, PG, TO, OP and CS.  Of those, the first 4 expired on 30 April 2022 and 31 March 2022 respectively and Notice to Bargain has been served on the NRC.  The OP agreement expires...

Election Committee Member Call-out

Election Committee Member Call-out

The RCEA will be establishing an Elections Committee. In accordance with the RCEA Constitution: Article 7 Elections and Terms of Office 7.1  Elections Committee The National Executive Committee may appoint up to 5 members to an Elections Committee...

NRC Resuming on-site work posture: September 12, 2022

NRC Resuming on-site work posture: September 12, 2022

A Message from Dale MacMillan Vice-President, Corporate Services & Chief Financial Officer National Research Council Canada NRC Resuming on-site work posture: September 12, 2022 On-site work posture: phased-in approach To facilitate a smooth...