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2021-22 UWFA Council Meeting Dates

All meetings are from 1230-120. Fall Wednesday, Sept. 29 Friday, Oct. 29 Friday, Nov. 19 Wednesday, Dec. 8 Winter Wednesday, Jan. 19 Friday, Feb. 18 Friday, Mar. 18 Wednesday, Apr. 6 Spring Wednesday, May 11 Wednesday, Jun. 15...

Letter to OCADU President from UWFA President Dr. Peter Miller

31 May 2021

Ana Serrano, President and Vice-Chancellor
Office of the President, OCAD University
100 McCaul St., Toronto, ON, M5T 1W1

Dear President Serrano,
                                                                     
I am writing to you today as President of the University of Winnipeg Faculty Association to urge you to reinstate the four librarians who were laid off at OCADU as part of library restructuring.

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...

Archived Posts

Congratulations to all UWinnipeg graduates on behalf of @theuwfa! https://twitter.com/uwinnipeg/status/1449012450662158336

I wrote to @minewasko today as @theuwfa president to call on the Province to rescind wage mandates, respect the autonomy & independence of Manitoba Universities, & to build a new relationship with workers at all Manitoba's post-secondary institutions. Solidarity with @UMFA_FAUM!

Solidarity! @UMFA_FAUM Members deserve a fair deal. #umfa2021