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EXHIBITION “Parole aux bêtes” JUNE 16-JULY 10, 2016

Part-time faculty member Francine Potvin has an upcoming exhibition that opens on June 16 and runs until July 10, 2106. Open: 9am to 5pm from June 16 to July 10, 2016 Vernissage: Sunday June 19, 2016 from 1-5pm Location: Centre d’art …

EXHIBITION “MOTHER AND CHILD” MAY 6-21, 2016

Part-time faculty member Mindy Yan Miller has an upcoming exhibition that begins with an opening on May 6, 2016 from 7 to 10pm.  The exhibition entitled “Mother and Child” is located in Saskatoon  and runs till May 21, 2016. Open: …

OPEN BID FOR CUPFA ARCHIVING SYSTEM – DEADLINE MAY 5, 2016

Patrice Blais, V.P. Collective Agreement and Grievance is accepting bids for the creation and set up of a ‘Case Management System’.  If you are interested in submitting a bid, please ensure that you read the attached document that outlines all …

EXHIBITION “FIRST CONTACT” APRIL 30 TO JUNE 12, 2016

Part-time faculty member Lorraine Oades has an upcoming exhibition that begins with a vernissage on Saturday April 30, 2016 from 2-5pm.  The exhibition entitled “First Contact” is a multimedia installation presented within the context of “La Bian 2016′.  The exhibition …

CUPFA HOSTS MOBILIZATION MEETING & SOCIAL – APRIL 21, 2016 – 5-8PM

CUPFA is pleased to invite members to a mobilization meeting, followed by a social hour.  We look forward to seeing you! What? Social event and Mobilization meeting.  Come have a beer and snacks with CUPFA members, led by Erik Chevrier, Chair …

Exhibition “PORTRAITS IN EXILE” March 31 to April 24, 2016

Part-time faculty member Bernard Gamoy’s figurative drawings and paintings are featured in an exhibition at Galerie d’art d’Outremont until April 24, 2016. Tuesday to Friday from 1-6pm Saturday and Sunday from 1-5pm Location: 41, avenue Saint-Just, Outremont H2V 4T7 Information: …

AGM – THURSDAY MARCH 24th AT 4.45PM

NELSON HENRICKS: DES IMAGES, DES MOTS ET DES SONS

EXHIBITION “CADAVRES EXQUIS” MARCH 12 – MAY 29, 2016

TALK BY RECIPIENT OF SPECIAL PROJECT AWARD ON MARCH 15, 2PM

CUPFA Announces Recipient of Special Project Award: CUPFA is proud to announce that the recipient of our 2016-17 Special Project Award is part-time professor Krzysztof Dzieciolowski, for his research in Big Data. “Dr. Dzieciolowski’s project, entitled “Bridging Academic and Industry …

Social event and Mobilization meeting Tuesday Feb. 16, 2016 at 12 noon

Cupfa invites you to a Social event and Mobilization meeting, led by Erik Chevrier, Chair of Mobilization, to be held on Tuesday February 16th at 12 noon Agenda: Bargaining update; Discussion on Mobilization strategy Location: Burritoville, 2055 rue Bishop

CUPFA Special Project talk by Dr. James Freeman – Feb 4, 2016 at 6:30pm

“Gentrification and the Creative Economy in a “Pacified” Rio de Janeiro Favela” Thursday February 4, 2016 Burritoville, 2055 rue Bishop 6:30-8:30pm followed by a social event » Download poster This talk presents the results of fieldwork in Rio de Janeiro during …

Exhibition “Céramique: art & design” Jan 23-March 5, 2016

Part-time faculty member Francine Potvin participates in exhibition at  Galerie Lilian Rodriguez. «Céramique : art & design» – January 23 to March 5, 2016. 372 RUE SAINTE-CATHERINE OUEST, ESPACE 405, Montréal (514) 395-2245     http://www.galerielilianrodriguez.com/

OBITUARY – VIRGINIA NIXON

CUPFA has heard the recent news that a beloved colleague and friend, fellow Part-time professor Virginia (Ginny) Nixon died on Wednesday December 9th, 2015.  Maria Peluso, Past President, CUPFA writes: “For anyone who crossed her path you were immediately struck …

2015 CENTRAIDE CAMPAIGN

Concordia’s 2015 Centraide Campaign is underway!  CUPFA’s Executive Secretary Scott Chlopan is championing the cause once again, in this 41st year of the event.   He tells you about how you can give to this great cause and have a …