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Events - November 2018

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 — 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM EST

The FAUW reading circle on Indigenizing the academy continues on November 20. Newcomers are welcome!;

In this session, we are reading Indigenization as inclusion, reconciliaion, and decolonization: navigating the different visions for indigenizing the Canadian Academy by Adam Gaudry and Danielle E . Lorenz.

Friday, November 16, 2018 — 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EST

In this talk, Mary Hardy (Statistics and Actuarial Science) will describe and critique the UPP plan design, in terms of affordability, risk, fairness, and adequacy. Using this analysis, we will review the case for and against membership of the UPP from the perspective of UW pension plan members and retirees.

Friday, November 9, 2018 — 9:00 AM to 1:30 PM EST
Navigating University Governance for Faculty Members

An interactive workshop about how university governance works and FAUW protects members’ rights and makes change happen on campus.