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The Faculty Association of the University of Waterloo (FAUW) works to ensure academic freedom, equity, and collegial governance for faculty members at Waterloo. We negotiate and protect your working conditions, and are here to help when you need it.

  1. May 13, 2021FAUW presents 2021 Appreciation Award to CTE's Monica Vesely
    the award is made of two curved pieces of blue glass etched with the book and flying pages/birds from the FAUW logo.

    The FAUW Appreciation Award recognizes people from across the University who have gone above and beyond to improve the lives of faculty members. Monica Vesely is the recipient of the 2021 award.

  2. May 12, 2021Special election notice

    Dan Brown has decided to resign as FAUW president, effective the end of June 2021, citing personal reasons.

    The FAUW Board has approved a plan for a special election for a new president for the term July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2023. Nomination forms will be available on Monday, May 17, and due at noon on Monday, May 31. If there is more than one candidate, voting will take place for one week in June.

    We will also be holding an election for a director from the Faculty of Engineering at the same time, to fill a one-year vacancy starting July 1.

  3. Apr. 16, 2021Support for Laurentian University Faculty Association endorsed at FAUW General Meeting

    The FAUW membership voted to endorse the following message at its FAUW Spring General Meeting on April 16:

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  1. May 17, 2021President's online office hours
    President's online office hours. Drop-in problem-solving and more. Mondays at 1:00 on Teams.

    FAUW President Dan Brown is available for online office hours Mondays 1:00–2:00 p.m. via Microsoft Teams.

  2. May 19, 2021Countering anti-Black racism in universities
    Countering anti-Black racism in universities

    Laura Mae Lindo, Member of Provincial Parliament for Kitchener Centre, is a respected activist and educator who holds both a Masters and PhD in Education. On May 19, Lindo will talk with FAUW members about what faculty can do to combat anti-Black racism in the university.

  3. May 24, 2021President's online office hours
    President's online office hours. Drop-in problem-solving and more. Mondays at 1:00 on Teams.

    FAUW President Dan Brown is available for online office hours Mondays 1:00–2:00 p.m. via Microsoft Teams.

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