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UWFA Council Election Results

Congratulations to our new and re-elected UWFA Council Members: President: Peter Miller (Classics) Communications Officer: Lisa Sinclair (Psychology) Collegiate Representative: Osaed Khan Contract Academic Staff Representative: James Scoles (English) Instructor...

UWFA Spring General Meeting

The UWFA Spring General Meeting will be on 21 April at 12.00 p.m. Zoom info and meeting materials will be distributed to the Membership closer to the date.

Message From The UWFA President

Dear Members, By now, I am sure you have read the disturbing news regarding Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister’s as of yet indeterminate plans to cut funding to universities, as well as the public sector, in order to pay for the costs of the COVID-19 pandemic. Since...

Letter To Members

Dear Members, Many of you were understandably concerned by yesterday’s message from Government and the Employer. UWFA was present for the teleconference between the public sector and quasi-public sector unions that was held yesterday. Government met with employers...

Update From UWFA On COVID-19

Dear Members, Many of you have questions following today’s announcement regarding cancelling live classes effective Monday, March 16. You are not being mandated to move your courses to an online platform. You are being asked to advise your Chair your views on how...

Archived Posts

MB gov removed "caps on tuition, cut funding to post-secondary institutions by 13 per cent, overseen 18% hike in tuition... This decision has, arguably already resulted in reduction Indigenous enrolment" @Niigaanwewidam @minewasko @BrianPallister #mbpoli

Congratulations to this year's faculty and staff recipients of Long Service Awards! The UW community is lucky to have you.