April 7, 2016

CAUTION: Privatization Ahead

Colleagues, Why should a public classroom space on TRU campus be used to support a private Chinese educational service? Join the discussion.
April 6, 2016

More Budget-Related Questions

Colleagues, Is it TRU that the faculty portions of academic administrators’ salaries are charged to … departmental budgets? Is it TRU that it would be more […]
April 5, 2016

Lots of Questions Video Background Information

Colleagues, Here is the latest series of questions posed by TRUFA to TRU administration. In order to move forward, engage in the kind of collegial dialogue […]
April 4, 2016

Lots of Questions, Few Answers, No Adequate Responses

Colleagues, Is it TRU that a senior administrative position at the Associate Vice President level was posted internally only, despite the fact that the term is […]
April 4, 2016

Faculty and Students Need Answers Video Background

According to a TRU senior administrator speaking on Radio NL last week, questions posed in a TRUFA video were “all new to admin,” and that “all […]
April 1, 2016

Faculty and Students Need Answers

Colleagues, TRU faculty and students need answers to the following questions if we are to move forward in a collegial environment with the administration: 1. Is […]
April 1, 2016

Budgeting crisis?

$3 million cut to frontline education, 2.48% reduction in funding for each faculty and school… With enough administrators to encircle a football field, “We are not […]
April 1, 2016

We Need Dialogue We Can Trust

TRU President, Alan Shaver admits dialogue is needed, but Administration has ignored issues and the recent budget cuts speak for themselves. This just isn’t dialogue. TRU […]
March 15, 2016

TRUFA President’s Report to the Membership – March 2016

TRUFA President’s Report to the Membership Colleagues, Course Evaluations Much of TRUFA’s work over the last couple of weeks has been focused on the impending mandatory […]
March 8, 2016

Further Concerns Regarding Course Evaluations

TRUFA continues to engage TRU administration to ensure that the course evaluations respect the Memorandum of Settlement and adhere to the Senate-approved principles. Are you concerned […]
March 8, 2016

President’s Update Concerning Course Evaluations

The new course evaluations pose a number of serious concerns to TRU faculty. Some of these concerns include lack of appropriate tools, lack of objective supervision, […]
February 24, 2016

Meme Contest Closed

In a meeting earlier today, Faculty Association’s Table Officers decided that the TRUFA Meme Contest should finish early. TRU faculty views about the University had already […]