CUPFA RATIFIES NEW COLLECTIVE AGREEMENT

CUPFA is pleased to announce that at its Special General Meeting on November 16th, 2014 its membership in attendance voted unanimously to ratify the new Collective Agreement 2012-15.  This follows an Agreement in Principle with Concordia University reached earlier this month.  This Collective Agreement will expire in April 2015 when negotiations will be re-opened to coincide with the opening of negotiations by other unions at Concordia.

CUPFA thanks the members for their attendance at the ratification meeting and support throughout the negotiation process.  Me Patrice Blais, Vice President, Collective Agreement and Grievance led the Negotiating team with unwavering tenacity.   He and his team are to be congratulated on their vehement defence of the working conditions of Part-time Faculty and for representing their interests so diligently.

SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING FOR NEW COLLECTIVE AGREEMENT RATIFICATION – SUNDAY NOVEMBER 16, 2014 AT 14:00

All eligible CUPFA members are invited to attend the Special General meeting of the Association on Sunday, November 16th from 14:00-16:00. The meeting will take place at Le Nouvel Hôtel, 1740 boul. René Lévesque ouest.  The purpose of the meeting …

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LAUNCH OF CAMPUS EQUITY WEEK – OCTOBER 27th 12:00 – 14:00

All CUPFA members are invited to attend the launch of Campus Equity Week, to be held in the atrium of the EV building on Monday October 27th between 12:00 – 14:00.   Campus Equity Week celebrates and champions equality between …

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CUPFA MICROTALK – OCTOBER 29, 2014 18:30-20:30

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CUPFA REACHES AGREEMENT IN PRINCIPLE WITH CONCORDIA

Montreal, October 7, 2014 – The Association of Part-time Faculty wishes to state that it has reached an Agreement in Principle with Concordia University. The agreement comes after considerable effort was made at the table. Its salary provisions reflect the similar salary increases achieved …

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ANNUAL INFORMATION MEETING FOR PENSION PLAN MEMBERS

Monday September 29, 2014 5pm  Henry F. Hall Building 1455 de Maisonneuve Blvd. W. D. B. Clarke Theatre Sir George Williams Campus Get involved, Be involved, Stay involved.  Your future is at stake.  

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CONCORDIA SHUFFLE, FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 19, 2014

 

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LILIAN ROBINSON VISITING SCHOLARS PROGRAM 2014-2015

The Simone de Beauvoir Institute is pleased to announce that applications will be accepted until the deadline of May 16, 2014 for the Lilian Robinson Visiting Scholars Program 2014-15. The program, a living memorial to Dr. Lilian Robinson, whose career as …

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NEW DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS FOR SUMMER COURSES

As part of the negotiation process CUPFA has signed, on January 22nd 2014, a letter of agreement (LOA) concerning the posting of summer courses.  You might remember that we signed a similar LOA in 2012.  While the first LOA proved unworkable …

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INTERDISCIPLINARY PERFORMANCE “La matière ordinaire” – APRIL 4 AND 5 AT 6.30PM

Manon De Pauw, part-time faculty member, is “very happy to invite you to the interdisciplinary performance « La matière ordinaire » that will open the Festival Temps d’Images, at Usine C, on April 4 and 5 at 6.30 pm.”  Please …

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“A PASSION FOR TEACHING” – CONCORDIA HIGHLIGHTS THREE PART TIME FACULTY MEMBERS

Cupfa congratulates Part-time faculty members Francine Tremblay, Patrick McDonagh and Robert Mearns on being featured by Concordia University, in a story where they “reflect on life inside — and outside — Concordia’s classrooms”. Link:  http://www.concordia.ca/news/cunews/main/stories/2014/03/19/part-time-teachingfulltimepassion.html

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