News & Issues

Issues in Depth
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 more
KFacts Newsletters
PD/Vacation Facts for Faculty Members Teaching in Three Semesters 
by Diane Walsh, KFA Vice President, Grievances Scheduling vacation and PD time can be a challenge for those who teach in all three semesters, and even knowing what the parameters more
What Can We Grieve? 
By Diane Walsh, Vice-President, Grievances The KFA is charged with the responsibility, as representatives of the membership, to defend our working conditions. Filing and pursuing grievances is an important part more
Cutting ESL at Kwantlen: A Decision that is Both Wrong and Wrong-Headed 
By Diane Walsh, Member-At-Large “The essence of what we argue for as educators, what we care for as a humanity, would be deemed insignificant if we ignore all of our more
News & Updates
Bargaining Update
Hello KFA Members! The Labour Relations Code of BC states:  “Either party to a collective agreement, whether entered into before or after the coming into more
KFA Response to Potential Section Reductions
To all KFA Members, It has come to our attention that conflicting information is being circulated with regard to the development of the 2019-20 University more
Grievance Regarding the Faculty of Academic & Career Advancement
The KFA has formally grieved the recent actions of the Senior Leadership regarding the Faculty of Academic & Career Advancement (FACA). You have probably already more