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Vol 63, No 6, June 2016
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June 16, 2016
Statement on Pride Celebrations
As the Pride season is starting in Canada, CAUT is proud to stand in solidarity with the LGBTQ2S community.
June 14, 2016
CAUT Statement on National Aboriginal Day
CAUT marks the 20th National Aboriginal Day on June 21, 2016 by acknowledging the tremendous contributions of Aboriginal peoples to our universities and colleges, our academic staff associations, our communities, and our country.
June 9, 2016
CAUT Urges Release of Canadian Academic Detained in Iran
The Canadian Association of University Teachers is expressing deep concern over the unjustified arrest of the internationally renowned anthropologist and Concordia University Professor Homa Hoodfar.
June 1, 2016
CAUT warns Trade Minister of impacts of TiSA on PSE
In a letter to Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland, CAUT expressed its concern about the potential impact of the negotiations on the Trade in Services Agreement (TiSA) on education.
May 27, 2016
Territorial Acknowledgment Guide
CAUT has just released the CAUT Guide to Acknowledging Traditional Territory, which provides the territorial acknowledgment appropriate for each local region in which CAUT has member associations.
May 17, 2016
Trans Equality Canada Applauds Legislation to Protect Trans Individuals
The federal government introduced Bill C-16 in the House of Commons, which strengthens protections for the transgender community.
April 26, 2016
CAUT Statement on the National Day of Mourning 2016
On April 28, CAUT will join with unions and employee associations across the country in marking the 25th anniversary of the National Day of Mourning in recognition of workers killed or injured on the job.
April 14, 2016
Carleton academic staff unanimously pass motion of no confidence in BOG
At its April 11 meeting, academic staff at Carleton voted unanimously that they have no confidence in the university’s Board of Governors and senior administration following a series of actions they say undermine good governance.
March 30, 2016
UBC faculty vote Non-confidence in Board
Members of the UBCFA have voted overwhelmingly in support of a motion of non-confidence in the institution's Board of Governors.
March 22, 2016
Ottawa takes step in the right direction to support basic research, access to PSE
The federal budget provided a long overdue boost to Canada’s knowledge infrastructure, says the organization representing the country’s university and college academic staff.