For several months, OCUFA has been working to protect faculty rights in regards to two new pieces of legislation – Bill 8, The Public Sector and MPP Accountability and Transparency Act, 2014 and Bill 10, Amendments to the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities Act.
News — Archives — 2014
Margaret Jane Kidnie, a professor in the Department of English and Writing Studies and UWOFA member, has won a prestigious teaching award from the Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations (OCUFA).
The issue of part-time and contract work was highlighted on a recent episode of The Agenda with Steve Paikin.
UWOFA welcomes the news that the University of Saskatchewan has cancelled its TransformUS initiative.
The president of the Windsor University Faculty Association (WUFA) delivered an emotional speech at the city's annual Labour Day parade and rally.
The Agenda's Steve Paikin explores the issues affecting contract faculty at Ontario universities.
Head to OCUFA's election website to learn where the parties stand on post-secondary education.
More than 1,700 Canadian academics are standing behind professor Robert Buckingham by signing an open letter to the University of Saskatchewan Board of Governors.
OCUFA president Kate Lawson has responded to a report from the Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario that argues professors need to be teaching more.
A New York Times article that looks into the Canadian government's preference for commercially viable scientific innovation.