Month: May 2021

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...

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

UWFA Members! It's...warm? Outside? So we'll be heading to The Forks later today and you should join us. Particulars are in your inbox! ☀️☀️☀️

Please to represent @theuwfa and my colleagues at the 92nd @CAUT_ACPPU Council. Looking forward to celebrating the achievements of the academic labour movement and discussing the challenges ahead!