Election results for Faculty Stewards

Sent on behalf of Michael Maschek, FSA secretary treasurer ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ We would like to thank all of the candidates for their willingness to put their names forward for the call for two (2) Faculty Stewards – Members-at-Large positions, and to serve on behalf of the membership. The results of the votes are as follows: In total 331 members voted, of which 0 votes were spoiled. LAUREN COUTURE - Elected (141 votes) ROD HAYWARD - Elected (129 Read more [...]

2nd Call for FSA steward nominations

We would like to thank all who responded to our last call for Steward nominations. We’d like to congratulate the following members who were acclaimed: Bosu Seo – Faculty of Arts Bob McAuliffe – Faculty of Health Sciences Pedro Montoya Pelaez – Faculty of Science Colleen Bell – Academic Support Faculty Bob McAuliffe – Faculty of Access & Continuing Education Leah Carr – Staff member at large Laura Crawford – Staff member at large Heather Compeau – Staff member at large Bob Read more [...]

January 2018 Words & Vision newsletter now online

The January 2018 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 during the first week of February. 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 mostly generic Read more [...]

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 [...]