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’Fatcat’ university vice-chancellors feel the heat - November 2014

As they compete in a tough marketplace, high-earning vice-chancellors are being held to account as never before. More…

Arbitration decision issued - November 2014

Arbitrator Kevin Burkett has just issued his decision to settle the two collective agreements between the Mount Allison Faculty Association (MAFA) and Mount Allison University. More...

Ivory towers have a dirty little secret - October 2014

It was called a “dirty little secret” in a CBC radio special airing last month. More…

New Brunswick’s Fair Employment Week - October 2014

Activities organised in New Brunswick: More…

The Federation of New Brunswick Faculty Associations Marks Fair Employment Week - October 2014

Fair Employment Week will take place this year from 27 to 31 October. More…

Education and satisfaction are antithetical - October 2014

Why keep on assessing how students feel? More…

Coverage by the Telegraph Journal - October 2014

What is really broken in province? More…

What is Really Broken in New Brunswick? October 2014

The editorial of the Telegraph-Journal (2 Oct.), predictably, came down hard against the arbitrator’s decision in the labour dispute between the University of New Brunswick and the Association of the University of New Brunswick Teachers. More…

The profs deserved their increase - October 2014

Last Thursday’s editorial in this paper, “Arbitration Process Broken,” (Oct.2) demands a response, but where to begin? More…

Brian Gallant unveils his 13-person Liberal cabinet - October 2014

Premier Brian Gallant did not give his 12 new cabinet ministers much time to savour their new jobs before reminding them they have very difficult decisions to make in the next four years. More…