Category Archives: WLUFA

Century Club

I am struggling with the notion of the Century Club.  It indicates age or rather aging bodies.  There’s no certificate from the Queen for having crossed the 100 line nor is there any personal pride.  All it does is say … Continue reading

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WLUFA equity and diversity town hall a success

(This article is from the WLUFA Advocate April 2017 5.2.) By Laurie Jacklin , Society, Culture & Environment & Michele Kramer, President. The issue of equity has been on most faculty association agendas for quite some time, but it has … Continue reading

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Full-time faculty and Librarians meet your Negotiating Team!

(This article is from the WLUFA Advocate April 2017 5.2.) Azim Essaji, Economics, Co-chair Sheila McKee-Protopapas, ED, Co-chair Andrew Herman, Communications Glenda Wall, Sociology Joanne Oud, Library With the June 30th expiry of the Collective Agreement (CA) for Full-Time Faculty … Continue reading

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New (and old) faces of WLUFA executive

(This article is from the WLUFA Advocate April 2017 5.2.) Dear Colleagues, Another Association election is now behind us and it’s netted us some really wonderful results. The first is that our trial use of Simply Voting for the last few … Continue reading

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Upcoming WLUFA site redesign?

By: Matt Thomas, eResources Librarian and WLUFA Social Media Manager. Last Fall Term, the WLUFA Communications Committee worked with a group of students in Dr. Abby Goodrum’s JN270 “Intro to User Experience Design” class to help them present a set … Continue reading

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2017 CAS award recognizes Kimberly Ellis-Hale and James Gerlach

By Michele Kramer, President. The WLUFA CAS Award was created to recognize the exemplary contributions a Member of the Contract Academic Staff Bargaining Unit has made to the Association. This year, the WLUFA Executive unanimously voted to have the award … Continue reading

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Discussion on “WLUFA Denounces Trump Executive Action and Stands in Solidarity with our Muslim Community”

WLUFA has received a number of passionate and eloquent responses (positive and negative) to the statement that we posted yesterday that expressed solidarity with the Muslim community and denounced Trump’s Executive Order.  We’ve kept the statement as is but as one … Continue reading

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