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October 2017 Executive Newsletter (Fair Employment Week)

In this newsletter …. (available at the link below) President’s Report, including MAFA Statement on Fair Employment Week Four Members Receive Research and Creative Activity Stipends Precarious and Poor: Adjunct and Part Time Professors The Current State of Mount Allison’s Full- and Part-time Complements Research and Creative Activity Fair Coming up on Friday, October 27th… Read more »

September 2017 Executive Newsletter

In this newsletter …. (available at the link below) President’s Report Joint Liaison Report CAUT Council Report 4-7 May 2017 Grievance Report MAFA Honours our Retirees and Students this past April Coming Events listing Newsletter September 2017

April 2017 Executive Newsletter

In this newsletter …. (available at the link below) President’s Report Important changes to timing of events in the new Full-time Collective Agreement Plan on attending the MAFA AGM and Retiring Members’ Party An Introduction to the new Career Development Review process Report on CAUT Senior Grievance Officers’ Workshop Grievance Report You have the right… Read more »

February 2017 Executive Newsletter

In this newsletter …. (available at the link below) President’s Report Information Sessions about the new Career Development Process Important changes to timing of events in the new Full-time Collective Agreement Part-time members awarded Research and Creative Activity Stipends Grievance Report CAUT Librarians and Archivists’ Conference Report, October 2016 Joint Liaison Report Coming Events Newsletter… Read more »

Mount Allison Faculty Show Resolve in Strong Straw Vote

(October 17, 2016. Sackville, NB) Members of the Mount Allison Faculty Association (MAFA) voted in favour of a motion supporting their negotiating team and strike action if necessary in a straw strike vote conducted this past week. Members voted 87% in favour of the motion that they support the work of the MAFA negotiating team… Read more »

April 2016 Executive Newsletter

In this newsletter …. (available at the link below) President’s Report MAFA’s Statement on Indigenization at Mount Allison Collective Bargaining Report Grievance Report Report on the CAUT Chief Negotiators’ Workshop Coming Events Newsletter April 2016

Mount Allison legal fees for 2014-15 of $474,000 set another record

(March 21, 2016-Sackville, NB.) The Mount Allison University administration has just released its legal fees paid for the 2014-15 fiscal year and it’s a record amount. According to the disclosure, in 2014-15 Mount Allison spent $474,118 on legal fees in that year, after spending $455,585 in the 2013-14 year. “This radical increase in legal fees… Read more »

January 2016 Executive Newsletter

In this newsletter …. (available at the link below) President’s Report MAFA members vote against reappointment of the Provost Collective Bargaining Report Grievance Report Results of survey on use of Stipendiary Faculty Report on FNBFA’s Workshop on Mental Health in the University Work Place Part-time Members Awarded Research and Creative Activity Stipends MAFA Participation in… Read more »

September 2015 Executive Newsletter

In this edition…. President’s Message Grievance Report Mount Allison Academic Staff Complement Hits 11 Year Low Collective Bargaining Report Joint Liaison Report Atlantic Queer Caucus Report Schedule of Events for 2015-16 Newsletter Sept 2015