Students in Plaza

Fair Employment Week: Monday, October 18th--Friday, October 22nd

Oct
22
When: Friday, Oct 22, 2021, (All day)
Repeats every week every Monday and every Tuesday and every Wednesday and every Thursday and every Friday until Fri Oct 22 2021.
Attendance: Online/Virtual

Add to CalendarFair Employment Week: Monday, October 18th--Friday, October 22nd10/22/2021 12:00 AM10/22/2021 11:45 PMMM/DD/YYYYAmerica/VancouverFair Employment Week--Monday the 18th until Friday the 22nd--is almost here. VIU faculty, staff, and students can participate in the following two activities in order to show your support and solidarity with contract workers: 1. Wednesday, October 20th, 2021: Social Media Day of Action Put your thumbs to good use and tweet your support for contract academic faculty and staff. Consider describing what fair and equitable employment could and should look like at your institution. Speak your truth to power. Share messages of solidarity using words, pictures, or images. Follow and tag your tweets using @FPSE and interact using the following hashtags: #MakeItFair #MakeItFair4CAS #bcpse #bclab #cdnpse #canlab. 2. Friday, October 22nd, 2021 from 11:00am-12:00pm (Pacific Time): Zoom Social for Contract Academic Staff & Supporters Join contract academic faculty, staff, and supporters from coast to coast in an informal Zoom social. Hosted by CAUT, we will discuss the unique issues of contract academic staff, discuss strategies to improve working conditions, and join in celebration of the work and contributions we make to our universities and colleges. We look forward to zooming with you! To attend, please register in advance at https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMsdOyqqz8vHNH8kEwRWa-Hbf347SH73AUP. Once registered, you will receive a confirmation email containing a Zoom link and further details about joining the meeting. \n\nhttps://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMsdOyqqz8vHNH8kEwRWa-Hbf347SH73AUP\nVirtual \n\nhttps://events.viu.ca/fair-employment-week-monday-october-18th-friday-october-22ndhttps://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMsdOyqqz8vHNH8kEwRWa-Hbf347SH73AUPfalseaYqCFcQpUzxLBYhTummH26494

Fair Employment Week--Monday the 18th until Friday the 22nd--is almost here. VIU faculty, staff, and students can participate in the following two activities in order to show your support and solidarity with contract workers:

1. Wednesday, October 20th, 2021: Social Media Day of Action
Put your thumbs to good use and tweet your support for contract academic faculty and staff. Consider describing what fair and equitable employment could and should look like at your institution. Speak your truth to power. Share messages of solidarity using words, pictures, or images. Follow and tag your tweets using @FPSE and interact using the following hashtags: #MakeItFair #MakeItFair4CAS #bcpse #bclab #cdnpse #canlab.

2. Friday, October 22nd, 2021 from 11:00am-12:00pm (Pacific Time): Zoom Social for Contract Academic Staff & Supporters
Join contract academic faculty, staff, and supporters from coast to coast in an informal Zoom social. Hosted by CAUT, we will discuss the unique issues of contract academic staff, discuss strategies to improve working conditions, and join in celebration of the work and contributions we make to our universities and colleges. We look forward to zooming with you! To attend, please register in advance at https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMsdOyqqz8vHNH8kEwRWa-Hbf347SH73AUP. Once registered, you will receive a confirmation email containing a Zoom link and further details about joining the meeting.