If we are not able to deal with students in all their complex and dynamic individualism, then education is merely a commodity and professors are simply cogs in the system.
Support who you want on your own time, but dragging 25,676 undergraduate students into labour negotiations is not an appropriate way to represent the student body.
“It kind of felt like they had just taken their ball and gone home” – Mark Hudson, UMFA president
Today, U of M graduate students announced tentative support to faculty in their ongoing strike with administration.
The administration is fighting for a cause it dare not name and seeks to camouflage behind talk of lack of funds.
“I’m hoping that our stance works alongside the current discussions and we’re able to pressure the negotiations to go quicker” – Tanjit Nagra, UMSU president
A top university should aim to provide the best education possible. Larger class sizes means less one-on-one time with the students.
A representative of the Pallister government discouraged the University of Manitoba from entering into mediation discussions with the University of Manitoba Faculty Association (UMFA), according…
Since the dawn of the 2016 faculty strike at the University of Manitoba, one phrase has become all too familiar in the mouths of students…
The University of Manitoba Faculty Association (UMFA) rejected a settlement offer from the university Monday, saying the proposal continues to ignore workplace issues raised by…