Communications Committee

Minutes of the Communications Committee

December 7-9, 2007

The Committee met in Ottawa from December 7 to 9th with the following members in attendance:  Barry Melanson, Sabri Khayat, Bob Campbell and Susan Duncan.

The Committee prepared the December/January newsletter for publication and had a general discussion on other UTE communication items.  The following topics were addressed:

  • The Committee wrote an article on Brother Marcel Bertrand’s award “Assistant-Commissioner Award in Partnership with Unions”
  • The Committee reviewed the Policy and Procedure Manual and the Help Book
  • The Committee discussed putting something on the web about the long term awards, the ICA sponsorship winners and the scholarship winners
  • Some members have suggested that we move to an electronic only version of the newsletter.  The Committee discussed this and decided to continue to print the newsletter.
  • The Committee had a discussion on the daily convention updates