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First Call for Nominations for 2023 KFA Elections
Dear Kwantlen Faculty Association Members, In accordance with Article 7 of our Constitution and By-Laws, this is the first call for nominations for the following positions more
Faculty Payment Errors
Faculty Late Payments, Underpayments, and Correct Pay Calculation Hello KFA Members! I hope the fall is progressing nicely for you whether you are in a more
KFA Online Open Office Hours Schedule for Fall 2023
Dear KFA Members, We are pleased to announce the KFA Open Office Hours schedule for Fall 2023. Representatives from the KFA Table Officers and/or Executive Committee more
KFActs Newsletters
KFActs FAQ: About Retirement 
By Betty Cunnin, Member-at-Large At some point, you might decide you’d like to retire from KPU. Retirement is a time of transition that encompasses many career, financial, health, and life more
KFActs: Accommodations, Short-Term Disability, and Manulife 
By Rachelle Hollaway, Member-at-Large This article will help you understand the role that Manulife plays in some accommodation requests and all Short-Term Disability claims. For general information about 30 days’ more
KFActs: Working Post-65 and Benefits Coverage 
By Rachelle Hollaway, Member-at-Large It is becoming more common for faculty members to work past the traditional age of retirement. While the majority of benefits remain the same, faculty members more
Labour Affiliate News
National Day for Truth and Reconciliation: Resources for Action and Reflection
Circulated on Behalf of VDLC September 30 is Canada’s National Day of Truth and Reconciliation. VDLC acknowledges the underlying title and inherent rights of self-determination of Indigenous peoples, and our more
Collective Action Makes Change: BCGEU Win
Shared on behalf of BCGEU Breaking news – RainCity has agreed to release the retro pay their workers are owed on September 28, making Lookout the last major organization to more
Wear Orange on September 30
Re-circulated by the New Westminster & District Labour Council Wear orange Both the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation and Orange Shirt Day take place on September 30. Orange Shirt more