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UWFA News - December 2010

For a PDF copy of the print version of the UWFA News, click here.

In this issue of the UWFA News:
* Message from the President

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Why Are We Called Flying Pickets When I Spent Six Hours Walking?

*By Mark Golden, UWFA External Relations Officer;)Mark…

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Job Action Committee

By Allen Mills, UWFA Vice President and JAC Co-Chair
The names below are those of UWFA Members who have agreed to serve as representatives to the Job Action Committee.
We are presently in negotiations…

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Open Letter to Senate

An Open Letter to Senate and the Honorary Degrees and Fellowships Committee:
The Women and Equity Committee of the University of Winnipeg Faculty Association (WE Committee) is writing this letter in regard…

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When Does the Main Unit Agreement Expire?

Members have asked about the expiry of the Collective Agreement, which was in effect until April 1, 2010. Has it expired? Well, yes, but no. Under labour legislation, contracts remain in effect for one year…

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Casualization, Rationalization and Other Realizations

CAUT Council, November 26 - 28, 2010
By Tracy Whalen, UWFA Secretary
For three days at the end of November, Kristine Hansen and I attended the sixty-ninth Council Meeting of the Canadian Association…

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Chronochroma 6, A Site-Specific Installation by Rodney LaTourelle

By Roewan Crowe, UWFA Member-at-LargeChronochroma 6
*Many of you have likely walked through Rodney LaTourelle’s latest site-specific installation,…

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Bowling for Academic Freedom

By Pauline Pearson, Membership Committee
Thanks to everyone who came out and made our “Bowling for Academic Freedom” night an overwhelming success. The event was a sell-out, even after we expanded the…

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