Applying for teaching reduction:

Some members may think an automatic process. It is not. To be safe members should apply even if they have tricouncil funding. Important details and timelines below: Therefore, the Parties agree that the procedure as outlined below will be followed: Faculty requesting a teaching release under article 27.2.3.1 (f) must make application for such prior […]

COVID-19 Information

Please visit the NS Gov Covid-19 page for the latest information The CTL has created a great resources for moving courses online, Go to MyCBU > Department Resources > Centre for Teaching and Learning > Remote Teaching Resources. Message from Calvin Howley, President of CBUFA: Hello Everyone, By now you have received emails from the[…..]

Help Western University Librarians and Archivists Avoid a Strike

Western’s librarians and archivists bargaining unit requested a No Board on Friday, September 13th, and will be in a legal strike position in less than two weeks. They continue to meet with the employer and conciliator to reach a fair and reasonable settlement.   UWOFA key bargaining demands include: ·         Fair Workload so the librarians[…..]

CLC Poster Contest (closed)

In honour of the “International Year of Youth” the Canadian Labour Congress has launched a poster contest in the hopes of highlighting the struggles young workers face today. (This winning poster will be used at our upcoming convention.)CLICK HERE for the poster contest call-out and consent forms. (This contest is open to Canadian residents under the[…..]