Category Archives: Fellow Associations & Unions

Opposition to library collections budget cuts

The “Open letter from WLUFA opposing the library cuts at University of Ottawa” was just published on the WLUFA news site.  It’s important to support our colleagues in other institutions in Ontario, Canada, and around the world, and several faculty … Continue reading

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CUPE 926’s Super 16

(This article is from the WLUFA-Advocate-Oct-2016.) Kevin Wilson Communications Representative Canadian Union of Public Employees Please note: The name of the individual in the CUPE 926’s Super 16 article has been removed at the request of the individual. Long before … Continue reading

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An open letter from your WLUFA president

(This article is from the WLUFA Advocate October 2016 5.1.) Dear Colleagues, As you know, our Contract Faculty have been at the negotiating table with the Administration since June 1 of this year. They have met over a dozen times since negotiations … Continue reading

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Standing with CUPE 926

By Matt Thomas, Library Tired and a little scared. Those were my feelings as I stood on the sidewalk near 202 Regina, the morning of Friday, July 8th. Tired from standing for so long wearing sandals a little too old … Continue reading

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Nipissing Brantford strike support requested

From: Rob Kristofferson, Past-President, WLUFA Dear Brantford Colleagues – Thanks to all of those who have been able to drop by the Nipissing picket line in Brantford this week to lend their support. Please note, that our Nipissing Brantford colleagues … Continue reading

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Open Letter to Nippissing U Board in support of NUFA

Dear Members of the Nipissing University Board of Governors; In support of the Nipissing University Faculty Association (NUFA) members currently out on strike, I am writing today to urge you to intervene now and get your university back to work. … Continue reading

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‘Every Budget is a Choice’

As Laurier Full-Time Faculty and Professional Librarians, and the Support Staff (WLUSA/OSSTF) gear up for negotiations in a couple of short months, you might be interested to know what our colleagues at Western University (formerly known as the University of … Continue reading

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