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.

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.

Let’s step up for GMUFA board nominations!

Dear Colleagues, After 4:00 in the afternoon of this Friday, March 3rd, talk will be just that, talk. If we Sessionals do not step forward, we’ll have no one else to blame when our views go unheeded. Please check out the nomination information and place your name in the running or stand with another Sessional …

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MacEwan Sessionals: Come out for change!

Dear Colleagues, Two things we can do this coming month to encourage change: First of all, we should urge as many sessionals as possible to attend the General Membership Meeting of the Faculty Association on Tuesday November 1, from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM in room 9-323. Even if you cannot attend the entire meeting, please come for …

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