Category Archives: Clippings

OCUFA: Statement on allegations of research misconduct at Queen’s University and HEQCO (27 April 2012)

As posted by the Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations and sent to members on 27 April 2012: OCUFA-Statement-on-Queens-HEQCO-April-2012-FINAL Advertisements

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Queen’s Journal: Lawyer to revisit BFA decision (2 March 2012)

By Savoula Stylianou. As published in Queen’s Journal, 2 March 2012. University will hire lawyer to examine Fine Art suspension [photo caption:] Students and members of Occupy Queen’s protested outside Senate on Tuesday in support of the BFA program as Principal Woolf walks … Continue reading

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Principal Woolf’s Report to the University Senate (24 January 2012)

This is the text of the Principal’s address to Senate on 24 January 2012, as subsequently posted on the Office of the Principal website: January 24, 2012 Speaking notes Check against delivery Welcome back everyone and a happy new year. … Continue reading

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Queen’s Secretariat, “Update on the Academic Plan” (4 November 2011)

This email to Queen’s Senators, titled “Update on the Academic Plan” and sent before noon on Friday, 4 November 2011, announces the “final” draft of the Plan. See commentary. Dear Senators: As agreed at Senate on October 24, the Academic … Continue reading

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Mark Jones, QUFA and Queen’s Senate (9 September 2011)

As published in QUFA Voices, 9 September 2011. See also here and here. At QUFA’s 24 August 2011 General Meeting to discuss the new agreement, someone asked how Members might best combat the Administration’s will to rule at Queen’s in … Continue reading

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OCUFA Release: HEQCO Differentiation (27 October 2010)

Press release from OCUFA (Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations), 27 October 2010: Council’s vision for university differentiation just won’t work, say faculty TORONTO – The Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations (OCUFA) is deeply concerned about a new paper … Continue reading

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OCUFA Response to the HEQCO Differentiation Report (26 October 2010)

The Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations responds to the HEQCO Report; as sent to Queen’s University Faculty Association, 27 October 2010: • “Differentiation”, when applied to Ontario’s university system, can mean a variety of different things. OCUFA takes it to mean … Continue reading

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