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‘WeTeachLaurier’ Highlights Plight of Profs Teaching More than Half of University Students

For Immediate Release                                                                                       23 October 2013 Social Media Tell Stories of Contract Academic Staff at Wilfrid Laurier University During National ‘Fair Employment Week’ (Waterloo and Brantford, ON – October 21, 2013) – ‘We Teach Laurier’ campaign will highlight the … Continue reading

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“The Best Way to Play Your Cards Is To Place Them Face Up”

Newsletter outlining information and ideas behind the first four cards released as part of the Fair Employment Week campaign to raise the profile and concerns of Contract Academic Staff (CAS) and to compare that with the priority of senior administration.

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Guest Post: Unionization of Professors Inevitable

N.B. This is a guest post by Robert F. Clift, the Executive Director of Confederation of University Faculty Associations of BC (CUFA), which the Times-Colonist of Victoria, BC, declined to publish.  We usually picture university professors as individuals: lecturing in … Continue reading

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Teaching is our passion

Contract faculty are (still) here … because we care.

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