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KFA Update: Remote Work Framework
Dear KFA Colleagues, Many faculty members have reached out with concerns regarding the Remote Work Framework (“the framework”).  We want to assure all members that more
First Call for Nominations for 2022 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
KFA Online Open Office Hours Schedule for Fall 2022
Dear KFA Members, We are pleased to announce the KFA Open Office Hours schedule for Fall 2022. Representatives from the KFA Table Officers and/or Executive more
KFacts Newsletters
KFActs: Important Information about Overpayments 
By Rachelle Hollaway, Member-at-Large Over the past few years, several faculty members have been asked to pay back money due to overpayment errors. Some common errors include workload percentage errors, more
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
Labour Affiliate News
Solidarity for the People of Iran—October 1
– Circulated on behalf of We are Mahsa – Vancouver – We would like to invite you and our friends in the Labour Movement to join our human chain in more
National Day of Truth and Reconciliation
September 30 is Canada’s National Day of Truth and Reconciliation. The Vancouver and District Labour Council acknowledges the underlying title and inherent rights of self-determination of Indigenous peoples, and our more
– Forwarding on behalf of ILWU Local 502 – As of 00:00 Saturday, September 17, 2022, the ILWU Local 502 workers at Westshore Coal Terminals went on strike. ILWU Local more