ALERT: Full year GMUFA membership for Sessionals at risk

ALERT: Please note that the MacEwan University Sessionals’ Steering Committee (MUSSC) has become aware that the GMUFA Executive is working to undo the amendment about year-round GMUFA membership for MacEwan University Sessional Faculty (MUSF) which was passed by over two thirds of quorum on October 18, 2017. They also want to undo the year-round GMUFA membership …

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Introducing The Elephant in the Institution

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To help keep MacEwan University Sessional Faculty (MUSF) informed, we members of the MacEwan University Sessionals’ Steering Committee (MUSSC) will be sending out regular bulletins from now on. We’ve named the bulletin The Elephant in the Institution since we think this name is an appropriate variation of the expression “the elephant in the room” in …

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MetroNews: MacEwan Sessional faculty celebrate vote

Two new resolutions passed at Edmonton university will level the playing field, instructors say. – Kevin Maimann for MetroNews, “‘Tremendous change of mood’: MacEwan sessional instructors celebrate vote
[This article is no longer available online after thestar.com absorbed the former metronews.ca website, so we have copied the original text of Maimann’s article below. -MUSSC]

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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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Time to put ourselves forward for GMUFA board

February 22, 2017 Dear Colleagues, If we do not put ourselves forward now, we should not complain when our interests go unheeded later. Sessionals not only have a right to serve on the Faculty Association board, we have an obligation to do so. Like most of my continuing colleagues, I teach during the fall and …

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