Monthly Archives: September 2012

Bargaining impasse and potential work stoppage for faculty and librarians at the University of St. Michael’s College (28 September 2012)

Email from Scott Prudham, President, University of Toronto Faculty Association, to CAUT Discussion List, 28 September 2012: Dear colleagues, I am writing to alert you concerning the breakdown in negotiations for a first contract for faculty and librarians at the University … Continue reading

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CAUT: Assault on labour rights and post-secondary education (21 September 2012)

As emailed by the Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT) to member associations, 21 September 2012. September 21, 2012 M E M O R A N D U M 12:38 TO:  Presidents and Senior Administrative Officers, Local, Provincial and Federated … Continue reading

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CAUT report vindicates Queen’s Professor Michael Mason (20 September 2012)

Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT) News Release; as posted on http://www.caut.ca.  See also:  Mike Norris, “Teachers group slams Queen’s treatment of professor,”   Kingston Whig Standard, 20 Sept. 2012; Mike Norris, “Report slams treatment of Queen’s prof accused of racism,” … Continue reading

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OCUFA: Ontario government compensation freeze legislation for the Broader Public Sector (12 September 2012)

Email from Mark Rosenfeld, Executive Director, Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations, to member associations, 12 September 2012: Dear Colleagues: As many of you may have heard, the Ontario government has stated that it intends to introduce legislation that will … Continue reading

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“We are all affected”: September 15 National Day of Action and Save Library & Archives Canada (11 September 2012)

From an email from Rosa E. Barker, Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT), 11 September 2012. Subject:  PSAC “We are all affected” September 15 National Day of Action and Save Library & Archives Canada Dear members, On Saturday, September 15, the Public … Continue reading

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PSAC 901: Invitation to National Day of Action, September 15th (4 September 2012)

Poster sent to QUFA by Christo Aivalis for PSAC 901, which represents Teaching Assistants, Fellows, and Post-Doctoral Fellows at Queen’s, 4 September 2012.  See also PSAC memo of 11 September.    

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