Equity Committee

TRUFA Committee Terms of Reference

The TRUFA Equity Committee represents the interests of equity-seeking groups at TRU, including but not limited to Aboriginal people, people from racialized groups and ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, women, gay, lesbian, bi-sexual, and transgendered persons.

The main purpose of the Equity Committee is to:

  • increase public awareness
  • seek improvements in equity issues at TRU
  • create a safer campus climate for members of equity-seeking groups, and
  • advocate for improvements to equity issues at TRU
  • critically examine current TRU and TRUFA practices as they affect negotiations and practices

The Equity Committee anticipates that its work will influence TRU policy.

Membership
TRUFA members from equity-seeking groups, as well as TRUFA members who are interested in equity issues

Chair/Co-chair
One TRUFA member, elected as chair, or two members acting as co-chairs will have one vote on the TRUFA Executive.

Meetings
The Committee will meet at least once per month between September and June.

Equity Committee – 2 Yr. Term

NAME
DEPARTMENT
OFFICE
E-MAIL
PHONE
START
FINISH
Gail Morong – Co-Chair Open Learning Open Learning – OL329 gmorong@tru.ca 250-852-6836 April 24 17 April 30 19
Monica Sanchez – Co-Chair Sociology & Anthropology A&E Building – AE397 msanchez@tru.ca 250-377-6073 April 24 17 April 30 19