PREMIERE OF “UNDER THE NORTH STAR” BY MATTHEW ANDERSON

On Friday May 8th, at 6 pm, part-time faculty member Matthew Anderson will present the Montreal premiere of his documentary “Under the North Star”.   In it he asks emigrants returning to their home country the question we all face: …

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EXPOSITION ‘THE HEART OF THE MATTER’ – MAY 9 – JUNE 6, 2015

Part-time faculty member Francine Potvin opens her exhibition entitled “J’ouvre l’oeil de mon coeur/The heart of the matter” on May 9th in Dunham, Quebec.  It runs until June 6, 2015.   For more information regarding opening times, and location please …

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INTERNATIONAL WORKERS’ DAY – MAY 1, 2015

Come join us on Friday May 1st to participate in the International Workers’ Day march, along with CUPFA members and the labour community at Concordia University.  Add your voice to the support for recognition and rights of workers around the globe. …

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CUPFA SIGNS NEW COLLECTIVE AGREEMENT

St. Patrick’s Day this year took on a special significance, as CUPFA’s negotiating team, fellow executive members and University administrators gathered to sign into effect the 2012-2015 Collective Agreement.  This ceremony marked the closing of another chapter in CUPFA’s history and …

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CUPFA RESPONSE TO STUDENT AUSTERITY MEASURES

The ongoing student actions to protest the Couillard government’s Austerity agenda enters a new phase this coming week, when a number of Concordia student groups initiate their plans to stage short-term strike actions.  CUPFA has been asked by students and faculty what position …

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ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING THURSDAY MARCH 19, 2015 AT 4:30pm – H-763

The CUPFA Annual General Meeting will take place in the Hall building, 1455 de Maisonneuve West,  Room 763 at 4.30pm, on Thursday March 19, 2015.  Concordia University President Alan Shepard and Provost Benoit-Antoine Bacon will both be present and address …

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CUPFA SUPPORTS UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN BRITISH COLUMBIA

CUPFA President David Douglas sends a strong letter of support to President Holler at the University of Northern British Columbia, one of many such letters written in an outpouring of support from many institutions across the country. Download CUPFA’s letter of …

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CUPFA 2012-2015 COLLECTIVE AGREEMENT ENDING:

CUPFA has been out of contract for:

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CUPFA ‘COFFEE HOUSE’ WEDNESDAY MARCH 4, 2015 12:00-14:00

The CUPFA Executive invites members in the Faculty of Fine Arts to join members of the Executive and our Negotiating Team to join in a rich, dynamic discussion at an informal Coffee House event on Wednesday March 4th, 2015. The …

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CUPFA STANDS IN SOLIDARITY WITH CUPE 3903 and CUPE 3902

CUPFA stands in solidarity with the CUPE 3903 and CUPE 3902 strike of indentured members, who are without a contract at York University and the University of Toronto.   A letter of support has been sent by Me. Patrice Blais, Vice …

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