February 2020 edition of Words & Vision now available

The February 2020 edition of Words & Vision is now available on the FSA website at http://www.ufv-fsa.ca/words-vision/. Print copies will be made available in your department mailboxes in the coming days. Remember to check in with Discourse to continue the discussion on Words & Vision articles and other topics. Sign up with your UFV email address here: http://forum.ufv-fsa.ca/. For an introduction, see these Discourse basics: https://meta.discourse.org/t/discourse-basics/39104. For a Read more [...]

3rd Annual Fraser Valley Marches for Women on Sat, Jan. 18 – Taking to the streets of Chilliwack for women’s rights and inclusion

Fraser Valley Marches for Women 2020 will hit the streets of Chilliwack on Saturday, Jan. 18. “The goal is inspiring, uniting, and leading the charge for the advancement of women locally and across the world,” co-organizer Patti MacAhonic said. Sign-making and gathering starts at 11 a.m. in the Ann Davis parking lot on Young Road. Marchers will be heading out at 11:30 a.m. heading to City Hall along Young Road, with speakers joined by traditional singers and drummers starting at noon. “We Read more [...]

Executive Committee Vacancy: FPSE Non-Regular Employees Representative

To all FSA members: The FSA executive is holding a by-election to fill the position of FPSE Non-Regular Employees Representative for the remainder of the 2-year term ending May 31, 2021. The FPSE Non-Regular Employees Representative works to promote better and more consistent representation of the interests of its members who are involuntarily deprived of job security, salary or benefits normally accorded to regular employees. The FSA opposes the casualization of work in post-secondary institutions Read more [...]

UFV/FSA Employee Halloween celebration, Oct 31

Don’t forget to RSVP for this year’s UFV/FSA spooktacular Employee Halloween celebration and costume contest. On Thursday, October 31st, wear a costume and join us for pizza and prizes. Reply as soon as possible so that we know how many pizzas to order. When: Thursday, October 31, from 12 noon – 1:30pm Where: Abbotsford campus, U-House, Room F124 and Chilliwack CEP campus, room A1362 Prize categories include: Best Departmental Spirit Most original Scariest Funniest Weirdest RSVP Read more [...]