Month: September 2019

Student Climate Strike Events

Please see the following message from UWFA President Dr Jacqueline Romanow: UWFA Members are likely aware of the growing international school strike for climate movement, in which students take time off from class to participate in demonstrations, seeking action to...

Our Universities, Our Future

The Manitoba Organization of Faculty Associations is hosting an All-Party forum on post-secondary education in advance of the provincial election. More information is...

Archived Posts

#Bill33 We keep hearing from @WayneEwaskoMLA about how much his government values education and wants to keep it affordable, but their record says otherwise. The actions don't match the rhetoric, which is why we're calling on this government to scratch Bill 33. #mbpoli

Key concerns from the public on bill 33 on night 1 of committee include:
-It will lead to higher tuition
-It will reduce the accessibility of colleges & universities
-Differential classes of tuition, proposed in bill 33 means that Arts programs could cost more than other programs

Good evening! It's cold out there with more snow to come, travel is not advised, so why not follow the committee presentations from Bill 33, live from the Manitoba Legislature? Follow this 🧵 for highlights! #mbpoli @CFSMB
Full broadcast is here: https://www.gov.mb.ca/legislature/committees/committee_broadcasts.html