labour dispute

Strike action avoided

The University of Manitoba Faculty Association (UMFA) voted Nov. 20 to ratify the deal reached on Nov. 15 as a result of mediation between UMFA…




UMFA, U of M reach tentative agreement

The¬†University of Manitoba Faculty Association (UMFA) and U of M administration have reached a¬†tentative deal to end the immediate threat of a strike.¬† Despite¬†demands from…


UMFA, U of M extend mediation

On¬†Nov. 12,¬†the¬†University of¬†Manitoba¬†Faculty¬†Association (UMFA)¬†and U¬†of M¬†administration began third-party mediation ahead of¬†an original¬†strike deadline set for Nov. 14 at 11:59¬†p.m.¬†The strike deadline was moved ahead to…





Memories of 2016 strike loom

On Nov. 1, 2016, the University of Manitoba Faculty Association (UMFA) declared a strike when fair mediations were unsuccessful with the University of Manitoba administration….