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Dalhousie Faculty Association (DFA) support

These are vital issues to us all, and thanks to MAFA for taking up this struggle. The DFA is sending a $2,000 cheque today to support MAFA. Our best wishes for a speedy and satisfactory resolution. In solidarity, Julia Wright President Dalhousie Faculty Association

Picket lines up this morning at Mount Allison University

Media Release · For Immediate Release · February 3, 2020 Sackville, NB – At 8:30 this morning full-time and part-time faculty and librarians set up picket lines after seven frustrating months of trying to negotiate new full-time and part-time collective agreements. “Our negotiating team has been doing its best, but the administration is refusing to… Read more »

Majority of Mount Allison Faculty Authorize Strike Action

Media Release · For Immediate Release · January 24, 2020 (Sackville, NB) — The majority of full-time and part-time members of the Mount Allison Faculty Association (MAFA) have voted in favour of strike action “if necessary” in response to a lack of progress in collective bargaining. Turn out for the vote was strong with 91%… Read more »

Faculty Association makes annual holiday season donations

December 24, 2019 · Media Release The Mount Allison Faculty Association (MAFA) has announced its 2019 donations to local charities. “I am pleased that every year the Mount Allison Faculty Association membership chooses to make donations to local charities and organizations, as a way of supporting the good work going on in Sackville and across… Read more »