Staffing Updates

Colleagues, On 5 March 5 2019, VPALS Steve Hudson wrote an email to full-time faculty indicating that the College “has approved the creation of 28 new full-time faculty complements, to support the enrolment growth that has occurred. When combined with vacant complements and retirements, the College is planning on hiring approximately 50 new faculty in … Continue reading Staffing Updates

Tuition cuts come with steep cost for students and education: OPSEU

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 17, 2019 TORONTO — OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas says Premier Doug Ford’s 10 per cent cut to college and university tuition fees is a recipe for disaster and is a full frontal attack on democracy. “Today was really about cuts to funding for Ontario post-secondary institutions. That’s bad news for … Continue reading Tuition cuts come with steep cost for students and education: OPSEU

Dear Colleagues

I recently received an email from my Associate Dean with the salutation of ‘Dear Colleagues’. This has been my standard opening to many of my memos to you, my fellow faculty; however, this particular use from my manager re-played in my thoughts and I subsequently spent some time considering why.