Call for nominations to the JPDC committee

To all FSA members: The FSA is seeking nominations to fill a vacancy on the Joint Professional Development committee (JPDC). This joint committee is responsible for the administration and allocation of the Professional Development Fund. The JPDC will set the institution-wide criteria for professional development and resolve questions and concerns arising from applications for professional development. The committee is putting out a call to fill one (1) vacant teaching faculty position. Further Read more [...]

Call for FSA Stewards – deadline Sept 22

To all FSA members: The Faculty and Staff Association needs both faculty and staff stewards to fill vacant positions. The role of the stewards in the FSA is an important one. We are grateful to the stewards who have served the FSA and their colleagues in the past; their work has been invaluable. Stewards serve as contacts for union members who have questions or concerns regarding their rights and responsibilities under the Collective Agreement. They work closely with contract administrators Read more [...]

FSA office summer closure

The FSA office will be closed for three weeks starting July 24th, 2017. We will re-open on Monday, August 14th. The president (Sean Parkinson) and the two contract administrators (Laura Chomiak – Staff, and Kim Nickel – Faculty) will be checking emergent emails during this time.

Happy summer everyone!

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2017 FSA AGM & CALL FOR NOMINATIONS / AGM Package now available online

Please mark your calendar for this year’s Annual General Meeting: Thursday, April 27, 2017 Abbotsford Campus, Envision Centre North Gym 2:30pm to 4:30pm Social to follow at Finnegan's restaurant Click here to view the letter from UFV President Mark Evered permitting FSA members to leave work to attend this meeting. Election of Officers Click here to download a copy of the nomination form for the 2017 election of officers. This form includes the positions up for election and Read more [...]