News archive - February 2016

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

On the blog: Addressing rumours about averaging service ratings

Our latest blog post from president Sally Gunz addresses the rumours that instructions were issued that the average for service in the annual performance evaluations in any particular department to be no more than 1.25 or 'good'. Read the blog post.

Monday, February 8, 2016

President's Newsletter: February 2016

By Sally Gunz, FAUW President

It took a mere three weeks to realize it was January. No excuse for such tardiness. Only forgetfulness. For now, let’s assume 2016 started in February.

Monday, February 8, 2016

New update from the FAUW president

Sally Gunz's latest update covers a recent CAUT meeting, and status updates on exam processes, sexual violence policy, scheduling, and more. 

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Hear their Stories: Welcoming and Understanding Refugees

New on the FAUW blog: a wonderful piece by Lamees Al Ethari from the Department of English Languages & Literatures on things we can all keep in mind to help welcome refugees to Waterloo Region. She also describes her own experience arriving in Canada from Iraq in 2006.