Videos

March 5, 2017

Governance at the Departmental Level – Part 1

In the latest video in our series on Academic Governance TRUFA VP Star Mahara discusses governance at the departmental level and focuses on responsibilities related to […]
February 25, 2017

Faculty Councils – By-laws

In the latest video in our series on Academic Governance TRUFA VP Star Mahara reminds TRU Faculty to ensure that their Faculty or School Council By-laws […]
February 16, 2017

Focus on Governance – Quiz Answers

Thank you for participating in our TRU Governance Quiz! This video details the correct answers to all five questions. Watch and find out how your knowledge […]
February 2, 2017

Focus on Governance – Quiz

How well do you know TRU’s governance system? Take our TRU Governance Quiz and find out! Prizes provided for the best answers. All of the information […]
January 29, 2017

Faculty Councils – Making it Work

TRU faculty members often note that the authority of Faculty Councils is sometimes ignored or circumvented in the academic governance process at TRU. In our fourth […]
January 21, 2017

Faculty Councils – Powers & Duties

What are the powers and duties of Faculty Councils at TRU? In our third video, TRU Faculty Association Vice President, Star Mahara, explains the role of […]
January 15, 2017

Focus on Governance – Processes & Structures

How do the governance structures and processes at TRU work? How and when were they created? In our second video, TRU Faculty Association Vice President, Star […]
January 6, 2017

Focus on Governance – Introduction

Why is academic governance important? What is at stake if the crisis in governance isn’t fixed? What can I do to help? Watch our ongoing video […]
April 18, 2016

Why TRU Faculty Are Holding a Non-Confidence Vote – Failure to Respond

The response to the Faculty vote of non-confidence in TRU senior administrators has been a disappointment. For the most part it amounted to flat-out denials or […]
April 17, 2016

Why Are TRU Faculty Holding a Non-Confidence Vote – Lack of Transparency

The TRU senior administrative track record since February 15th is proof of the Senior TRU Administration’s failure to be transparent. Here are some specific examples: A […]
April 15, 2016

Why Are TRU Faculty Holding a Non-Confidence Vote – Lack of Professional Respect for Faculty

The TRU senior administrative track record since February 15th is proof of the Senior TRU Administration’s failure to treat faculty with professional respect. Here are some […]
April 15, 2016

Why Are TRU Faculty Holding a Non-Confidence Vote – Violations of Collective Agreement

The TRU senior administrative track record since February 15th is proof of the Senior TRU Administration’s failure to adhere to the Collective Agreement. Here are some […]