Very good news for sessionals!

Bulletin #10, which you will find attached, offers important information on the recent changes to the Post Secondary Learning Act that affect Sessional Faculty directly.  Also, the next Faculty Association Negotiating Committee will likely be formed this Fall, and it will be useful to have as accurate a portrait of MUSF as possible.  We are glad to report that work on this information gathering endeavour is begun. 

ALERT: Attend the GMUFA Annual General Meeting on 5/15

It is crucial that as many MacEwan University Sessional Faculty (MUSF) as possible attend the Grant MacEwan University Faculty Association (GMUFA) Annual General Meeting (AGM) this year. Up for discussion: GMUFA Bylaws, Strike and Lockout Principles, Election Protocols, and Negotiation Proposals. An increase in membership dues may also be voted on.

Welcome to our new website!

MUSSC — with its slightly revised name the MacEwan University Sessional Steering Collaborative — is launching its new website today! Please sign on to review our mission statement and the other materials generated over the first year of our activism, to follow us on Facebook and Twitter, and to receive regular updates on important developments and upcoming events.

U of A Affirms Sessional Faculty Membership in Union

Sessional Faculty between contracts at the University of Alberta will be able to: vote on any matter, including ratifying new collective agreements and elections of officers, and be nominated for and elected to any elected position in the Association subject to eligibility requirements; serve on Association committees; and receive all the rights and benefits of membership for up to one year after their contracts end with the University of Alberta.

ALERT: Vote in GMUFA Board Elections!

The MacEwan University Sessionals’ Steering Committee (MUSSC) has sought out and met with prospective candidates for the various positions opening up. MUSSC strongly urges MUSF to vote for the Sessional Faculty candidates listed below.

Good News about GMFU Constitution Amendments

The push-back on the part of both MacEwan University Sessional Faculty (MUSF) and MacEwan University Continuing Faculty (MUCF) has resulted in the revision of the amendments for 2.3 and 12.1 of the GMUFA Constitution concerning the status of Special Meetings for changes to the GMUFA Constitution. The wording of the amendments now reinstates these meetings …

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