New Activists Workshop

November 23 8:00 AM

Event Overview

This fast-paced, day-long workshop is focused on encouraging a new generation of academic staff to become involved in their associations. The event happens in Ottawa the day before CAUT November Council and features a mix of open discussion, small group work and plenary presentations. After exploring the challenges confronting academic workplaces, participants will put their new knowledge to work in a scenario-based, skills-building exercise. Topics covered include collective bargaining, grievance handling, equity, casualization, academic freedom, graphic design, video production, communications and media relations.

08:00 - 08:30 Registration & Breakfast Quebec
08:45 - 17:30 CAUT New Activists Workshop Quebec Room
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch Quebec Room
18:00 - 19:30 Reception Governor General III

Map of Westin Ottawa, fourth floor