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February 2, 2017

Funding $queeze Survey

As part of our Open the Doors campaign, we are asking TRU students about how the funding squeeze in post-secondary education affects them. Complete our short […]
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 16, 2017

TRUFA President’s Report to the Membership – January 2017

TRUFA President’s Report to the Membership Colleagues, Here is a brief update on activities and issues with which I’ve been involved since the December TRUFA Newsletter: […]
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 15, 2017

About Changes to My Program

Ask TRUFA is a venue for members to ask questions anonymously and receive answers from TRUFA Stewards or Executive. Submit your question at Ask TRUFA. QUESTION: My Dean […]
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 […]
December 16, 2016

Happy Holidays from TRUFA

December 16, 2016

TRUFA President’s Report to the Membership – December 2016

TRUFA President’s Report to the Membership Colleagues, We are all coming to the conclusion of a challenging year. Members of the TRUFA Executive and standing committees […]
November 28, 2016

TRUFA President’s Report to the Membership – November 2016

TRUFA President’s Report to the Membership Colleagues, Over the last month, I have been involved in the following activities: Williams Lake Visit TRUFA Table Officers travelled […]
November 16, 2016

Faculty Survey on Current Attitudes – Results

The following are the results of the Faculty Survey on Current Attitudes, gauging faculty views on key issues related to Academic Governance, Institutional Mandate, Administration-Faculty Relations […]
November 6, 2016

TRUFA President’s Report to the Membership – October 2016

TRUFA President’s Report to the Membership Colleagues, The beginning of November 2016 marks just over six months since TRU faculty voted 80% non-confidence in TRU senior […]