President's Column: We're stronger together

Dan Belliveau

March 21, 2019

It was a most satisfying example of shared resolve on Nov. 9 when I wrote to you at 2:02 AM saying, “I am very pleased to announce that a tentative faculty collective agreement has been reached with the university administration”. We were two hours into a legal strike position. The negotiating team had met with the administration on 25 separate occasions before that agreement was signed.

Axworthy calls for university engagement

Joanna Quinn

March 13, 2019

It all started when a 17-year-old boy heard Lester B. 'Mike' Pearson, the future Prime Minister of Canada, give a call to use his Canadian education and resources to give back to those who have less. More than 60 years later, Lloyd Axworthy continues to heed that advice.

March advocacy update

March 12, 2019

UWOFA advocacy update for March

UWOFA supports International Women's Day

March 7, 2019

The University of Western Ontario Faculty Association (UWOFA) is celebrating International Women's Day by attending the 19th annual International Women's Day Breakfast on Friday, March 8 at the London Convention Centre. The International Women's Day Breakfast is an annual fundraiser held in support of the London Abused Women's Centre.

Protecting our fair dealing rights

Samuel E. Trosow

February 26, 2019

The federal government is currently conducting a five-year review of the Copyright Act and one of the more contentious issues to be discussed will be fair dealing.