Tuesday, June 1, 2021

Special election results: Lori Curtis acclaimed as FAUW president

FAUW is pleased to announce that Lori Curtis will serve as FAUW president for a two-year term beginning July 1. Lori is the chair of the Academic Freedom & Tenure Committee. We will announce the new AF&T chair soon.

Mario Ioannidis, currently an at-large director and member of the Executive Committee, will take the Engineering seat on the board for one year as of July 1.

Friday, May 28, 2021

FAUW statement on decision making about fall 2021 teaching

The FAUW Board has adopted a position on fall 2021 decision making relating to teaching and on-campus activity. As we prepare to return to campus and in-person teaching, we need – and are asking – to have more of a say in decisions about our members' working conditions.

Thursday, May 13, 2021

FAUW 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.

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Special 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.

Friday, April 16, 2021

Five members elected to the FAUW Board of Directors

The results are in! Thank you to the 18 candidates who put your names forward for nomination this year. FAUW is grateful for your willingness to serve, and for your participation in a democratic process that strengthens the Association. Thank you also to the 44% of voting members who voted in the at-large seats and 64% of lecturer voting members who voted for the lecturer seat!

The following members have been elected to the FAUW Board of Directors, for two-year terms starting July 1, 2021.

Friday, April 16, 2021

Support 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:

Thursday, April 1, 2021

Call for committee members

Call for members: FAUW committees and working groups.

Every spring, we appoint new members to committees within and outside of FAUW. We have an online form to put your name forward for the following committees:

Monday, March 29, 2021

Meet the 2021 FAUW Board candidates

FAUW is pleased to announce that we have 18 candidates running in the 2021 FAUW Board of Directors elections, which take place March 31 to April 14. There are 15 candidates for four at-large seats on the Board and three candidates for one lecturer seat.

How to choose

How you select candidates to vote for is up to you.

We've assembled candidate profiles to help you get to know the candidates and what they hope to bring to the Board.

Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Call for nominations: FAUW Board of Directors

The Faculty Association invites nominations for the following seats on its Board of Directors:

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

2021–2024 Salary Settlement Reached

FAUW is happy to announce that we have reached a three-year salary settlement with the University administration, effective May 1, 2021.