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Letter responding to the “strategic new directions for teaching and learning” from the Faculty of Arts

(Posted with permission from Jonathan Finn.) Deb MacLatchy, Vice President: Academic Paul Jessop, Acting Vice President: Academic Kathryn Carter, Associate Vice President: Teaching and Learning April 10, 2017 Dear Deb, Paul and Kathryn, As the Chairs and Program Coordinators in … Continue reading

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Fair employment week

(This article is from the WLUFA Advocate October 2016 5.1.) Kimberly Ellis-Hale CF Sociology Beginning with the highly successful Rally for Decent Work at Queen’s Park and ending with Fair Employment Week, October is an important month for those who believe that … 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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WLUFA supports CUPE strikers!

(Speech delivered to the CUPE rally on Dec. 3, 2015, by WLUFA President Michele Kramer.) The slogan on the CUPE buttons says it all—universities work because we do. This is true for all of us who are gathered here today. It … 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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