EVENTS - CAUT FAIR EMPLOYMENT

EVENTS

Oct 4 2018

Media Training for Fair Employment Week

Fair Employment Week is all about raising awareness and challenging the rise of precarious employment at Canadian post-secondary schools. So let’s do it together:

Plan your local event, and then register for CAUT’s FEW media training webinar taking place on October 3 at 12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. EST....

Oct 22 2018

Campus Unity Coffeehouse

WLUFA's Campus Unity Coffee House: Hot beverages, delicious muffins and great company! Please join Contract Faculty in kicking off Fair Employment Week. All are welcomed
Oct 22 2018

Shattering Myths about Contract Academic Staff

Campus Information booths set up to inform and test student/faculty awareness of contract academic staff matters at Mount Royal University.
Oct 23 2018
Oct 23 2018

Fair Employment Week Info Booth

Visit our booth at the NEST between 11-1 to sign a petition, chat with some of UBC’s contract faculty members and share some sweet treats! For a full schedule of events, check out the Contract Faculty Section on the UBCFA website: https://www.facultyassociation.ubc.ca/services-and-assistance/programs-and-events/sessional-lecturers-events/
Oct 23 2018

Contract Faculty Hiring Information Sessions

Contract faculty members at MRU are invited to attend an information session to ensure they know their rights in workload allocation procedures. (A follow up session is provided for Chairs to increase awareness of provisions for Contract Faculty under the Collective Agreement)
Oct 23 2018

Why Solidarity Matters for All Faculty: JP Hornick & RM Kennedy from OPSEU CAAT-A Bargaining Team

Guest speakers JP Hornick and RM Kennedy will provide an update on the College situation and speak to the importance of faculty unity. All are welcome to WLUFA's Wine & Cheese / Speakers Event - a special invitation is extended to faculty at Conestoga College and the University of Waterloo...
Oct 23 2018

Book launch: Non-Regular: Precarious academic labour at Emily Carr University of Art + Design

Join us for the launch of "Non-Regular," a book made in collaboration with 27 instructors and artists speaking candidly about the conditions of their labour. To mark its publication, a panel of artists and researchers will consider the question: HOW DOES EMPLOYMENT PRECARITY AFFECT OUR ART AND RESEARCH PRACTICES? With:...
Oct 24 2018

Fair Employment Week Info Booth

The Sessional Committee of WUFA is hosting an information booth in the CAW Student Center at the University of Windsor to educate students, faculty, staff and others on the work of sessional instructors and the precarious nature of their jobs. Free Coffee and cake will be handed out while supplies...
Oct 24 2018

ULFA's Fair Employment Week

ULFA on Campus – We’ll bring the coffee. You bring the ideas. – Join us as we discuss Fair Employment Week & Contract Academic Staff working at UofL and what ULFA is doing about it. When: October 24, 2018 Time: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Location: TH241
Oct 24 2018

Contract Faculty FEW Gathering

Raise a glass, cup or mug with fellow Contract Faculty in support of Fair Employment Week.
Oct 25 2018

FEW Information Tabling

Stop by Contract Faculty Information Tables to learn more about Contract Faculty and show your support.
Oct 25 2018

Shattering Myths about Contract Academic Staff

Campus Information booths set up to inform and test student/faculty awareness of contract academic staff matters at Mount Royal University.
Oct 25 2018

Contract Faculty Hiring Information Sessions

Information Session provided for Academic Unit Chairs to increase awareness of provisions for Contract Faculty under the MRFA/MRU Collective Agreement.
Oct 25 2018

Labour of Love: The Precarity Roadshow

CUPE 3902 (representing contract teaching staff at the U of Toronto) wants to know what contract academics are REALLY passionate about! We are inviting contract academic workers (part-time and full-time) to show off their polished projects, their works-in-progress, their diamonds in the rough. We are open to pretty much any...
Oct 26 2018

Lakehead Info Table

Stop by the Fair Employment Week table from 10am to 1pm to sign the pledge in support of fairness for contract faculty, chat with some of Lakehead's contract faculty members, and grab a button!
Oct 26 2018

Lakehead Orillia Info Table

Stop by the Fair Employment Week table from 10am to 1pm to sign the pledge in support of fairness for contract faculty, chat with some of Lakehead's contract faculty members, and grab a button!
Oct 26 2018

FEW Lower Mainland Social

Save the Date! Details & event registration link to follow soon. This event is co-organized by a group of faculty associations from around the Lower Mainland!
Nov 2 2018

Promoting research activities for contract academic staff

An opportunity to learn about resources to maintain an active research program & to discuss promoting research opportunities for all university instructors.