Congratulations to the Collegiate faculty on the ratification of a new collective agreement. In March 2012, the collective agreement for the Collegiate expired. The UWFA negotiating team—comprised of Robert…read more
On Thursday, September 27, in the atrium of the Science Complex, around 100 UWFA Members gathered over food and drink to catch up with old colleagues and welcome new ones.
By Lisa McGifford, UWFA Executive Director, and Pauline Pearson, UWFA President
When does the current collective agreement expire?
The Regular Academic Staff (RAS) collective agreement is set to expire…
In early March 2012, AESES ratified the details of a new collective agreement, which is in effect until March 28, 2015. The monetary terms of the new agreement are quite similar to those reported for the…read more
UWFA Council was saddened to hear that former UWFA President Kristine Hansen’s son, Adam Russell, died suddenly on Friday, October 5. In Adam’s memory, the Association has donated $100.00 to Amnesty International…read more
For CAUT’s Fair Employment Week, about 50 UWFA Members and friends came down to 0B02, the newest Contract Academic Staff office space. Members enjoyed refreshments and conversation while touring the new…read more
By Linwood DeLong, UWFA Communications Committee Member
On one level, this is an easy question. Our doors, desks, tables, lamps, and light switches are owned by the University. But who owns your door,…
Collective bargaining is underway between The University of Winnipeg and the Contract Academic Staff, who are represented by UWFA. The UWFA team is comprised of Andrew Bendor-Samuel(chief negotiator), Stephen…read more
At our Contract Academic Staff office Open House on October 22, Pauline Pearson announced that our CAS Members will have additional offices in Bryce Hall, in the space Purchasing currently occupies. This…read more
If you have not yet already done so, please activate your @uwinnipeg.ca email account and/or send an off-campus email address to firstname.lastname@example.org. In addition, please ensure you are regularly checking your…read more