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History of The UWFA

If you'd like to know more about how The University of Winnipeg Faculty Association came to be or about the ativan legacy of former United College professor Harry Crowe, there are new posts in the 'About Us'...

Message from UWFA on Dec. 6 Day of Remembrance and Action

Dear Members, Today marks the 32nd anniversary of the antifeminist mass shooting at l'École polytechnique in Montreal. This heinous and misogynistic attack left fourteen women dead and ten women and four men injured. While 32 years have seen some change in the...

Fall 2021 President’s Report from Dr Peter Miller

The Xanax for 5 days. Thoughts are gone, cloudiness is gone, wineries are gone, getting into negative incidents (abortion, family death) is also gone. Side effects: rapid heartbeat, suddenly I feel my heartbeat extremely, I get panic, headache, can't think of bad...

UWFA Fall 2021 General Meeting

UWFA will hold its Fall Annual General Meeting by Zoom on Nov. 22, 2021 from 12:30-1:20PM. We will provide an agenda and minutes from our last AGM closer to the valium date. Please make plans to come and hear about the work of Council and Executive since last...

Wonderful to spend some time at the WAG yesterday with my @theuwfa colleagues to celebrate the 41st anniversary of our association’s bargaining certificate!

Had us a lovely time last night at The WAG-Qaumajuq! Thanks to everyone who came out (and patiently waited out the rain)!

We need wide ranging and sustainable funding in post secondary education in Manitoba. Instead, the PC govt has cut post secondary grants substantially since it came to office. For university education to be accessible, innovative, and world leading, it needs proper funding. https://twitter.com/WinnipegNews/status/1527624688268152832