Announcements: University Pension Plan Update

Dear QUFA Members, Please find attached an information bulletin about the University Pension Plan project that QUFA has been involved in for a few years now. This is the first official communication from those who have been working on establishing a new, jointly-sponsored pension plan for the university sector (the → Learn More

Announcements: Deadline for QUFA Tuition Support is February 28

Dear QUFA Members, Please be advised  that the deadline for submitting an application for QUFA Tuition Support is February 28. More information and the application form may be found on the Human Resources website: http://www.queensu.ca/humanresources/wellness-accessibility/employee-benefits/tuition-support-plan  

Announcements: Lunch and Learn – January 29, 2018 – Difficult Conversations: How to effectively engage and resolve challenging conversations.

Successful difficult conversations can be the difference between healthy work relationships and toxic ones.  This workshop will provide key tips to effectively neutralize those challenging interactions. Brought to you by Queen’s QUFA Conflict Resolution Service January 29, 2018   12:15-1:00, University Club – Conference Room All QUFA Members and Academic Administrators → Learn More

Emails to Members: Fair Copyright event with Paul Jones

Fair Copyright event with Paul Jones of the Canadian Association of University Teachers is today at 2pm at the University Club. This will be followed, at 3:30, by a Quaff with QUFA – first drink on us – to mark the end of classes and continue the conversation. All Members → Learn More

Announcements: Urgent Action Appeal: Justice for Hassan Diab

Dear QUFA Members, See below for an urgent appeal from the Canadian Association of University Teachers to support justice for Dr. Hassan Diab by petitioning Prime Minister Justin Trudeau tomorrow to intervene directly with the President of France to secure Diab’s release from prison. There are three ways you can → Learn More