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KPU Response to KFA Request re: January 2022
Dear Kwantlen Faculty Association Members, In the last message we committed to informing you of the Employer’s response to the KFA request that KPU take more
KFA Action Re: January Return
Dear Kwantlen Faculty Association Members, We have heard from faculty members expressing concern about the safety of the January return. As you may know, UBC more
Season’s Greetings from Your KFA
Season’s Greetings! Dear Kwantlen Faculty Association Members, Season’s Greetings! We hope this message finds you and yours safe and well. At the close of 2021, more
KFacts Newsletters
KFActs: Getting to Know Your New Collective Agreement: 2019-2022 
By Rachelle Hollaway, Member-At-Large The KFA-KPU 2019-2022 Collective Agreement was ratified by the membership on July 10, 2020. The following is a summary of important changes relevant to KFA members. more
KFActs FAQ: When Should I ask for KFA Representation? 
By Mark Diotte It happens. All of us, from time to time, are called into our Dean or Supervisor’s Office. Sometimes, the subject of discussion is something positive—an opportunity that more
KFActs: The KFA, Research, & Scholarly Activity. Part II: Protections & Other Provisions 
By Mark Diotte 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 to more
Labour Affiliate News
Facing Facts and Finding Feelings – NWDLC Black History Month Events
Re-circulated by the New Westminster & District Labour Council Facing Facts and Finding Feelings-NWDLC Black History Month Events We are excited to once again offer events in honour of Black more
News, Actions & Events
Re-circulated by the New Westminster & District Labour Council NWDLC Office Closure     Our office will be closed on Monday, December 20th  and  re-open Tuesday, January 4, 2022. We more
Have Your Voice Heard! Data Collection Request
Circulated on behalf of the NWDL on behalf of the Network to Eliminate Violence in Relationships