Tag Archives: WLUFA Executive

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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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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Opposition to library collections budget cuts

The “Open letter from WLUFA opposing the library cuts at University of Ottawa” was just published on the WLUFA news site.  It’s important to support our colleagues in other institutions in Ontario, Canada, and around the world, and several faculty … Continue reading

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One more nail in the coffin of collegial governance

This article is from WLUFA Advocate 4.3 November 2015. By the WLUFA Executive On Nov. 5 President Max Blouw announced that he will strike a Special Advisory Committee “to review the varied opinions associated with the Prime Ministers Statues Project … Continue reading

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WLUFA Advocate 4.3 November 2015

Here’s the latest issue: WLUFA Advocate November 17, 2015 4.3

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WLUFA – The First 25 Years

Twenty-five years ago, on September 26th, 1988, Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty Association (WLUFA) was certified as the bargaining agent for full-time faculty and librarians. It would be another 18 months or so before a first collective agreement (CA) was achieved … Continue reading

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News From Your Faculty Liaison Officers…

This blog entry was actually posted on December 3, 2015. This article is from WLUFA Advocate 1.1 October 2012. Judith Fletcher Full-time Faculty Liaison These are historic times for collective bargaining units in Canada: as resources shrink, unions will have … Continue reading

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