Fall General Meeting Notice: December 7, 2017

Hello Faculty Association Members,

You are cordially invited to the ULFA Fall General Meeting on Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 12pm in room PE275. The final agenda for our meeting can be found on the website here. Lunch and beverages (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) will be provided.

For those of you who are unable to attend the meeting in person, WebEx videoconferencing will be available, but please make arrangements with Derrick Antson ([email protected] or 403-329-2578) before December 4, 2017 to ensure you receive the meeting invite. 

We look forward to seeing you there.

Bargaining Update: Understanding Lockout/Strike Under Bill 7

Where: S.U. Ballroom A
When: Monday, November 6
Time: 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.

ULFA invites its members for a fun celebration of the semester. Join us for pizza & drinks, light music, and great conversations. ULFA’s bargaining team will be available to talk about bargaining preparations under the Labour Relations Code in the new lockout/strike environment.

ULFA 50th Anniversary Social & New Member Welcome

Reminder, you are invited to attend ULFA’s 50th Anniversary Social & New Member Gala on Friday, September 22, 2017 from 1:30-4:30pm in Andy’s Place (AH100). All ULFA members are welcome to attend. New members will be introduced to the crowd starting at 2:00 p.m. with ULFA’s Past Presidents speaking after on how ULFA has progressed since 1967. This is a great opportunity to meet new and returning colleagues from around campus and take a break from a busy semester.

Snacks and drinks will be provided, free of charge, to those who attend.

When: Friday, September 22, 2017
Time: 1:30 – 4:30pm
Where: Andy’s Place (AH100)

 

Annual General Meeting: April 10, 2017 at 12pm

Hello Faculty Association Members,

You are cordially invited to the ULFA Annual General Meeting on Monday, April 10, 2017 at 12pm in room PE264. The agenda for our meeting can be found on the website here. Lunch and beverages (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) will be provided.

For those of you who are unable to attend the meeting in person, WebEx videoconferencing will be available, but please make arrangements with Derrick (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 403-329-2578) before April 7, 2017 and he will ensure you receive the meeting invite.

 

ULFA Collective Bargaining Training

ULFA will be offering training in collective bargaining on Tuesday mornings from February 28 through March 28.

This training is open to all members of the Faculty Association and will include practice in discovering and preparing positions, negotiating terms and conditions of employment, language drafting, and analysis of compatible institutions, as well as face-to-face negotiating.

This is a professional development series and does not require participants to commit to future work for the Association. At the end of the series, participants will be given a certificate of participation to include on their PARs.

Session dates:
Tuesday, February 28, 9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, March 7, 9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, March 14, 9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, March 21, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Tuesday, March 28, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.

No prior experience required; members with both little or no negotiation experience as well as seasoned negotiators are encouraged to attend. To register please contact the ULFA office by email (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or by phone (403-329-2578).

ULFA Office

You are more than welcome to stop by the ULFA office.

Room D620, University Hall 4401 University Drive P: 403-329-2578