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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 …

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.  

CONCORDIA SHUFFLE, FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 19, 2014

 

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 …

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 …

“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

NOTICE OF MEETING – AGM – MARCH 13, 2014

All part-time faculty members are invited to attend the CUPFA Annual General Meeting Thursday March 13, 2014 Hall Building H – 767 4.45pm 

CUPFA SUPPORTS COLLEAGUES AT MOUNT ALLISON

Dear MAFA: On behalf of the Concordia University Part-time Faculty Association, I wish to convey our support to our fellow academic colleagues at Mount Allison.  Strikes are distasteful, but regrettably there are times when they are necessary.  The cornerstone of …

CUPFA MICROTALKS – FEBRUARY 25, 2014 18:30-20:30

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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 …

PROFESSOR TO PROFESSOR: LET’S TALK ABOUT TEACHING STUDENTS WITH MENTAL HEALTH CONCERNS – FEBRUARY 13, 2-4pm

The rise of students with mental health concerns brings about unique challenges to the classroom experience on campus.  Come join us on Thursday February 13, 2014 when a panel of professors will offer their best practices and strategies on working …

CUPFA SUPPORTS COLLEGE LEVEL TEACHING COLLEAGUES

CUPFA Supports Colleagues Teaching at the College Level – Asks Members to Sign the province-wide Petition The CUPFA Executive encourages you to please consider signing the petition below – the Quebec government wants to roll-back the salary of all CEGEP and …

BEYOND DREAM-CATCHERS – JAN 31 & FEB 1, 2014

CUPFA hosts MicroTalks – Six minute talks by Part-time faculty

CUPFA is proud to present the second in a series of three MicroTalk evenings that highlight part-time faculty’s research and creation.  CUPFA’s second event, entitled Light and Landscape follows our first highly successful MicroTalk evening held last October to celebrate Campus …

EXHIBITION ‘BIRDS OF PREY’ – EVA BRANDL, JAN 6-14, 2014

You are cordially invited to the opening of the exhibition  BIRDS OF PREY  they own the night/ they own the day Vernissage: Thursday, January 9 from 5 to 7 p.m. Eva Brandl WHEN: January 6–February 14, 2014 WHERE: FOFA GALLERY Faculty …