News archive - 2021

Wednesday, June 23, 2021

2021 Lecturers Appreciation Award

2021 Lecturers Appreciation Award

The Lecturers Committee wishes to congratulate its recipients of the 2021 Lecturers Appreciation Award, Aimée Morrison and Jay Dolmage of the FAUW Equity Committee. About the award, the Lecturers Committee says:

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.