Apr 24, 2020


Financial Benefits and Assistance Available During the COVID-19 Emergency | fpse

This post is a summary of the benefits available to people through the Canadian and BC Governments, including Employment Insurance (EI), the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB), the B.C. Emergency Benefit for Workers, and others.


Financial Supports in Response to COVID-19 - Province of British Columbia

In response to COVID-19, funding for critical services is increased by $1.7 billion to support individuals and businesses.



COVID-19 Relief Fund for residential customers

If you're a residential customer and you or your spouse/partner have stopped working due to COVID-19, you may be eligible to receive three months of credit on your BC Hydro bill.


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Feb 18, 2020

Each of us can, within your circle of influence, take an active role in the process of change

that reshapes our organizations to better meet the needs of all learners. 

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Nov 18, 2019

Shared governance

For decades, shared governance has been at the heart of how universities run.

In fact, university boards are typically mandated by law to include relevant stakeholders (academic staff, administrators, students and members of the public) in their decision-making process. Watch the video!  https://youtu.be/gvZcFB0RxAE

Oct 8, 2019

Fair Employment Week is October 7 to 11, 2019. CAUT members across Canada are hosting events on campus to support fair treatment of all academic staff.


I express my support to those who stand for the fair treatment of all academic staff regardless of employment status. All professors should receive fair compensation for teaching, research and service.

Each year, thousands of academics are hired on precarious contracts with poor working conditions. We can do better.

Make it fair.

Will you sign? go to:  http://makeitfair.caut.ca/pledge