News archive - 2016

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Call for Nominations: SWEC Equity & Inclusivity Award

Status of Women & Equity Committee

FAUW's Status of Women and Equity Committee is seeking nominations for its annual Equity and Inclusivity Award. The award celebrates a member or affiliate of the University of Waterloo community whose actions have made a demonstrable impact on equity, inclusivity, and/or diversity at the University. 

Eligibility

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

SWEC Launches Campus-Wide Gender/Equity Newsletter

Just launched!

One of FAUW's major initiatives is our Status of Women and Equity Committee (SWEC), which engages in educational and advocacy activities related to the status of women and with broader equity issues such as those arising from gender, ethnicity, race, sexual orientation, disability, religion, age, or gender identity.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Welcome to a new year

Happy September!

We at FAUW hope you had a fantastic summer, and to help you kick off the new school year, we have a few tips on how to get the most out of your Faculty Association.

Get the full list in our latest blog post or read on for the super short version.

How to get the most out of your Faculty Association

1. Find out who your FAUW reps are

Friday, August 19, 2016

OISE Releases Report on Ontario Sessional Faculty

Researchers at OISE have prepared a report on sessional faculty for the Ontario Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development. Sessional faculty are defined in this report as faculty members who are either hired course by course or on short-term contracts. The report studies sessional faculty at 12 Ontario universities.

The report is available on the Centre for the Study of Canadian and International Higher Education (CIHE) blog.