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Welcome to NUFA

Welcome to the Nipissing University Faculty Association (NUFA) website. We represent 180 full-time faculty and approximately 200 part-time Members per term.

We are organized into two bargaining units, the Full-time Academic Staff Bargaining Unit (FASBU) and the Contract Academic Staff Bargaining Unit (CASBU) which consists of part-time faculty teaching both on-campus and online and teaching in Indigenous Education Programs, ABQ courses, as Clinical Instructors, Practical Instructors, and Course Facilitators. We negotiate separate collective agreements but share a common finance and grievance system.

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News & Events

Black History Month February 2021

February is Black History Month.  We’d like to encourage you to learn more about Black history and celebrate the events and contributions that Black people have made to all sectors of society. Over the next few weeks, we’ll be sharing events and information with you regarding Black history.  The first is an event being sponsored

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NUFA Virtual Teach-Ins – Based on Nationwide Scholar Strike

The NUFA Virtual Teach-ins  build on the virtual teach-ins from the nationwide Scholar Strike in September 2020, in support of Black Lives Matter.  Since then, we have expanded our teach-ins which have included: Dr. Amadou Ba – “Africa before Colonization“. Dr. Ba is a part-time Member in the History Department.  The recording may be found at:  https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1njEw8ox1-zjRRqe2qpOW_SuYakwwfO1M

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Orange Shirt Day, September 30, 2020

The annual Orange Shirt Day on September 30th opens the door to global conversation on all aspects of Residential Schools. It is an opportunity to create meaningful discussion about the effects of Residential Schools and the legacy they have left behind.  A discussion all Canadians can tune into and create bridges with each other for

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Anti-Racism

Caucus of Racialized Persons (CRP) – Letter to Provost regarding Equity at Nipissing University, September 8, 2020 “Combatting anti-Black racism in the academy: A primer for faculty”. The workshop is open to all Members and is being held on Thursday, September 24 at 10 am .  Register here. “The workshop will be facilitated by Paige

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