Monthly Archives: October 2014

Bargaining Discussion – Oct.17, 2014

The first of a series of discussions on Bargaining took place on Friday, October 17, with Chief Negotiator Richard Pickard introducing the current bargaining procedures, principles and context, and some elements of each side's initial proposals. He noted that the two sides appear to be coming from different starting points, as...

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Librarians get together with FA Officers

On October 9, a group of librarians came together with FA officers and staff for a convivial afternoon of drinks, snacks, and talking about bargaining. For most Librarians, this event was the first opportunity to meet Tracy Samra, FA's Executive Directory, and Jaime Deutekom, the Association's first-ever full-time Membership Officer....

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Celebration event a success

On Friday, October 3, the Faculty Association hosted a celebratory event for faculty members who achieved tenure and promotion in the past year. This event was developed through the Member Engagement Committee, chaired by Elena Pnevmonidou. The event had a twofold purpose: To celebrate our members’ individual achievement of having reached...

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