Monthly Archives: November 2012

Paul Young, It is definitely about Academic Freedom (29 November 2012)

As emailed by qufacomm to all Members, 29 November 2012.  The title alludes to Principal Woolf’s dismissal of the CAUT Report on the Administration’s mistreatment of Michael Mason:  “this is fundamentally not about academic freedom.”   It is definitely about … Continue reading

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QUFA Welcomes Prof. Kenneth Westhues (28 November 2012)

On Wed. 28 Nov. 2012, QUFA welcomed Prof. Kenneth Westhues, professor emeritus in the Sociology Department at the University of Waterloo, who delivered the QUFA Lecture on Academic Freedom. His lecture was entitled, “Mobbing: A Hard Fact of Academic Life. … Continue reading

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PACC Statement on Queen’s Administration’s Lack of Response to CAUT’s Report on the Treatment of Dr. Michael Mason (9 November 2012)

As submitted to Queen’s Journal on 29 October 2012 by QUFA’s Political Action and Communications Committee (PACC).  (The Journal has not printed or responded to the Statement.) As academic staff at Queen’s, we take seriously the violation of academic freedom … Continue reading

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