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Standing Up For Access At KPU
The ongoing lack of stability and successive cuts and threats of cuts to the Faculty of Academic and Career Advancement (FACA), specifically to the ELST ...read more
KFacts Newsletters
KFacts: The KFA, Research, & Scholarly Activity. Part II: Protections & Other Provisions 
By Mark Diotte, Member-at-Large Aside from the Collective Agreement provisions on funding sources for research and scholarly activity discussed in Part I, the KFA has negotiated or advocated for provisions ...read more
KFacts: The KFA, Research, & Scholarly Activity. Part I: Funding 
By Mark Diotte, Member-at-Large One of the questions often brought to the Kwantlen Faculty Association office is, “what is the KFA position on research and scholarly activity?” The response is ...read more
KFacts: Cautions and Caveats About Taking Leaves Part II: Unpaid Leaves & Benefit Coverage 
By Mark Diotte, Member-at-Large   If you decide to take an unpaid leave of absence, you should know a few things beforehand. One of the most important of these is ...read more
News & Updates
The KFA regarding PLAR and Microcredential Policies
Dear KFA Members, The KFA joins in solidarity with faculty members who have concerns surrounding proposed Policy AC6 Recognition of Prior Learning and a proposed ...read more
Seasons Greetings from Your KFA
Dear Kwantlen Faculty Association Members, Season’s Greetings! We are sure you are looking forward to a well-deserved break in your busy schedules and to spending ...read more
Fair Employment Week – October 7-11, 2019
“Surrey Mayor Doug McCallum signed a proclamation last night declaring October 7-11 to be Fair Employment Week and to support contract faculty receiving the same ...read more