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Fight for $15 & fairness on the Brantford campus

(This article is from the WLUFA Advocate April 2017 5.2) By Eddie Sauvé, MA Candidate, Social Justice and Community Engagement. This term, students at Laurier-Brantford have begun a campaign for the Fight for $15 & Fairness. Provincially the movement is … Continue reading

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To Contract Faculty: Thank You!

By Kimberly Ellis-Hale. Thank you for responding to all the flash surveys, for picking up and wearing your Contract Faculty t-shirts, for attending meetings, for voting both at the beginning and the end, for reading and sharing important emails, for tweeting … Continue reading

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Contract Faculty Celebration

While it came into being as Contract Faculty’s Strike Headquarters, 165 University Ave – Unit 15’s final act will be to host a Contract Faculty Celebratory BYO Beverage of Choice Pizza Party! On February 15th from 3:30-5:30, all Contract Faculty and … 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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