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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...

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...

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Open Petition: MOFA calls for the resignation of Premier Brian Pallister
https://mofa-fapum.mb.ca/resignpallister/ #mbpoli

For @theuwfa members who have had trouble finding it, there is a document about HVAC and "return-to-campus" here: https://www.uwinnipeg.ca/facilities/docs/hvac-strategy-for-campus-return.pdf

For those UWFA Members who are on vacation and rightly avoiding their inbox, there is a *very* brief survey for UWFA Members available now and until 11 a.m. on Wednesday! Details...in your inbox. 🙃