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Fair Employment Week

October 17, 2022 at 8:00am - October 21, 2022 at 5:00pm

Fair Employment Week (FEW) is taking place from October 17 to 21, 2022.

Fair Employment Week is CAUT’s annual campaign to raise awareness about precarious employment on campuses and support local organizing to improve the working conditions of contract academic staff.

FEW events that have taken place in the past include tabling, op-eds, a letter to the institution’s President, social media actions, professional development workshops, and celebrations of the contributions of contract academic staff.


Wednesday, October 19 // Social Media Day of Action

Stay tuned for shareables and ways to engage online as part of CAUT’s Social Media Day of Action.


Le vendredi 21 octobre // Rencontre amicale du personnel académique contractuel sur Zoom

Friday, October 21 // A Zoom social for contract academic staff

Contract academic staff from coast to coast are invited to an informal Zoom social to talk about the unique issues of CAS, discuss strategies to improve working conditions, and join together in celebration of the work and contributions CAS make to our universities and colleges.


If you have any questions on Fair Employment Week events, please contact Christina Wallace at or at 613-327-2886.