Tag Archives: WLUFA Advocate

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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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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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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WLUFA Meeting & Social

This announcement is from the WLUFA Advocate April 2016 4.9. WLUFA Annual General Meeting Wednesday, April 20, 1:00 p.m. Turret  Waterloo Campus & WLUFA Annual Spring Wine & Cheese Social and Retiree Recognition Wednesday, April 20, 4:00 p.m. Hawk’s … Continue reading

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Thank You!

This announcement is from the WLUFA Advocate April 2016 4.9. Thank you and congratulations to all the students, staff, faculty and other community members who worked so hard to stop the statue project from going ahead.   Many thanks also … Continue reading

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Did you know that the WLUFA Advocate also hosts a blog?

This announcement is from the WLUFA Advocate April 2016 4.9. We do! We use it to publish articles and announcements that we want to get to you as soon as possible, and the occasional article that’s too long to include … Continue reading

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Visit our Contract Faculty Negotiations 2016 webpage

This announcement is from the WLUFA Advocate April 2016 4.9. As WLUFA heads into Negotiations with the Administration for a new Part-time Contract Academic Staff and Part-time Librarians Collective Agreement, we want to keep you informed of all the issues. … Continue reading

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WLUFA’s changing of the guards …

This announcement is from the WLUFA Advocate April 2016 4.9. By Michele Kramer, WLUFA President After a very successful trial run with a new online voting system, WLUFA is pleased to announce the members of your incoming Association Executive for … Continue reading

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How the modern university may go the way of the monasteries

This article is from the WLUFA Advocate April 2016 4.9. Dr. Jason Sager, former CAS, Department of History The other evening, I met up with a good friend and former colleague from Laurier at one of my favourite haunts in … Continue reading

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OCUFA conference on contract faculty, a precariously employed majority

This article is from the WLUFA Advocate April 2016 4.9. By Anne-Marie Allison, Mathematics and member of the CAS Negotiating Team The Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations (OCUFA) hosted a conference in Toronto on February 11-12. Confronting Precarious Academic … Continue reading

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