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 …

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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/

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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 …

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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 …

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CUPFA’S STATEMENT REGARDING POTENTIAL STUDENT PROTEST OR STRIKE ACTIVITIES

This fall, the CSU, CUPFA and CULEU have jointly sponsored a speaker series on the topic of “Austerity”.  Our goal in this endeavour is to responsibly do what educators are tasked to do: to foster dialogue and debate on policy …

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CONCORDIA’S INITIATIVE ON TEACHING VALUES

Concordia’s Teaching Values What are the fundamental, overarching values that inform teaching practices at Concordia? What qualities demonstrate that teaching practices at Concordia are different from other institutions? Concordia is reaching out to the entire university community to talk about …

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CAMPUS EQUITY EVENTS – OCT 27th AND OCT 30th – RSVP BY OCT 23rd

CUPFA invites you to join us at two Campus Equity Week events. Please register now as spaces are limited.   RSVP for both events by Friday October 23rd at noon cupfa@concordia.ca or call the CUPFA office at 514 848-2424 extension …

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RELEASE OF NEW CUPFA VIDEO: ‘BUILDING A BETTER FUTURE’

CUPFA is proud to release the video entitled Building a Better Future that showcases part-time professors’ passion for teaching, dedication to students and applied expertise in our fields.  The video was made to commemorate CUPFA’s 25 year anniversary.   It is …

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CUPFA CO-SPONSORS SPEAKER SERIES ON AUSTERITY

CUPFA is pleased to invite you to attend the remaining events in this exciting speaker series.  We look forward to seeing you! Dates and topics of speakers: October 15th –  Public Sector Under Attack! – Speaker: Erika Shaker October 29th –Professors Against …

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CUPFA’S STATEMENT ON STUDENT TRIBUNALS AND STRIKE ACTION IN SPRING 2015

CUPFA has issued a statement signed by David Douglas, President, on behalf of the CUPFA Executive. The statement describes CUPFA’s position on the role of the government in funding universities and the response of students, as well as the entire …

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