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2017-2018 FA Executive Committee Members
(Standing left to right: Charlene Van Leeuwen, Sharon Myers, Heather Penny, Karem Simon)
(Sitting left to right: Rebecca Reed-Jones, Michael Arfken, Nola Etkin, Debbie Good, Carlo Lavoie)

Greetings from your 2018-2019 Executive Committee

The Faculty Association is the sole and exclusive bargaining agent for approximately 400 academic staff members at UPEI in two bargaining units, BU #1 (faculty members, librarians, sessional instructors and clinical nursing instructors) and BU #2 (clinical veterinary professionals).

The UPEIFA is a member of the Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT), the CAUT Defence Fund, and the National Union of the Canadian Association of University Teachers (NUCAUT).

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    September 2018 issue
    (12 pages, 2.51 MB, PDF)



    Spring Annual General Meeting 2019

    Date: TBA
    Time:  2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Location: MCDH Room 242

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    To book the Faculty Lounge in SDU Main Bldg:

    Please use the UPEI Room Booking tool 25Live


                                FA COFFEE TIMES: 

    Date: Thursday, November 15th, 2018
    Time:  9:30 am - 11:30 am
    Location:  SDU Main Bldg, Faculty Lounge, Rm 201

                                FA TIMES: 

    The next FA Time is our Christmas HOLIDAY Social at the Culinary Institute of Canada, Holland College.

    Come on out and celebrate the end of the year and the holiday season with you collegues!!
    We hope to see you and a guest there!

    Date: Friday, November 30th, 2018
    Time:  starts at 7:00 pm
    Location:  140 Weymouth Street Charlottetown


    Check out the Awards Committee pages for pictures of the Award Recipients from the FA Recognition Night 2018 or go to our FB page for all pictures

    Hessian Teaching Award
    Outstanding Service Award
    Scholarly Achievement Award


    Click here to go to the Student Awards page.
    Check out our FB page for all pictures.