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Feb 02, 2016, 11:23 ET Canadian educators join global teacher unions' call to carve out education from Trans-Pacific Partnership

OTTAWA, Feb. 2, 2016 /CNW/ - Canadian organizations representing 268,000 K-12 as well as post-secondary educators across the country are adding their voices to the global teacher unions' call to...


Jul 19, 2015, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Education International to hold news conference on 7th World Congress/

OTTAWA, July 15, 2015 /CNW/ - On the occasion of the 7th quadrennial World Congress of Education International (EI), the President and General Secretary of the 30-million member global union will...


Jul 18, 2015, 08:00 ET Media advisory - Education International to hold news conference on 7th World Congress

OTTAWA, July 15, 2015 /CNW/ - On the occasion of the 7th quadrennial World Congress of Education International (EI), the President and General Secretary of the 30-million member global union will...


Jul 15, 2015, 13:16 ET Media advisory - Education International to hold news conference on 7th World Congress

OTTAWA, July 15, 2015 /CNW/ - On the occasion of the 7th quadrennial World Congress of Education International (EI), the President and General Secretary of the 30-million member global union will...


May 07, 2015, 11:31 ET Nova Scotia universities face sanction from national university teachers' group

OTTAWA, May 7, 2015 /CNW/ - The association representing the country's academic staff is warning that Nova Scotia's universities could be sanctioned if they try to use new powers that many say...


May 01, 2015, 15:51 ET Academic staff vote unanimously to condemn the Nova Scotia government's attack on universities

OTTAWA, May 1, 2015 /CNW/ - Delegates attending the annual meeting of the Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT) today have voted unanimously to condemn the Nova Scotia government's Bill...


Apr 24, 2015, 10:16 ET Canada's profs raise alarm over Nova Scotia bill

OTTAWA, April 24, 2015 /CNW/ - The national organization representing Canada's professors and academic staff says a bill before the Nova Scotia legislature would violate constitutional rights,...


Apr 23, 2015, 10:13 ET Scientists from New Brunswick assemble with community members in Fredericton to discuss the state of science policy in Canada

OTTAWA, April 23, 2015 /CNW/ - Scientists and community members are meeting tonight in Fredericton to discuss with the public their concerns about what is happening to science in Canada at a town...


Apr 21, 2015, 17:07 ET Federal budget - Ottawa to hand off R&D money to businesses, leaving behind discovery-driven research

OTTAWA, April 21, 2015 /CNW/ - Today's federal budget represents another missed opportunity to set Canada's science and research right, says the organization representing the country's university and ...


Nov 27, 2014, 08:00 ET Get Science Right town hall in Ottawa lays the groundwork for a new direction for science policy

OTTAWA, Nov. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - Leading researchers are meeting with politicians and the public to share their concerns about what is happening to science in Canada tonight at the Westin Hotel Ottawa...


Nov 26, 2014, 10:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - A New Direction for Science Policy in Canada? Get Science Right town hall, November 27!/

OTTAWA, Nov. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to join the Canadian Association of University Teachers at its Ottawa Get Science Right town hall. Moderated by journalist Mike De...


Nov 24, 2014, 11:03 ET Media Advisory - A New Direction for Science Policy in Canada? Get Science Right town hall, November 27!

OTTAWA, Nov. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to join the Canadian Association of University Teachers at its Ottawa Get Science Right town hall. Moderated by journalist Mike De...


Oct 27, 2014, 12:58 ET Fair Employment Week: Precarious campus work in the spotlight

OTTAWA, Oct. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - Academic staff across Canada are taking part in a series of events this week to raise awareness about the growing use and abuse of the casual employment of university...


May 15, 2014, 13:35 ET CAUT urges University of Saskatchewan president to immediately reinstate Professor Robert Buckingham

OTTAWA, May 15, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT) has called on the president of the University of Saskatchewan to immediately reinstate the head of the University's ...


May 14, 2014, 11:00 ET Get Science Right campaign wraps up this year's series of town halls in Toronto

OTTAWA, May 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Leading researchers in Toronto are meeting with the public to share their concerns about what is happening to science in Canada at a town hall meeting tonight at...


May 14, 2014, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Get Science Right cross-country tour comes to Toronto on May 14th/

OTTAWA, May 12, 2014 /CNW/ - Members of the public and the media are invited to join with local researchers in a discussion of the serious crisis in science and research in Canada and what it means...


May 12, 2014, 12:17 ET Get Science Right cross-country tour comes to Toronto on May 14th

OTTAWA, May 12, 2014 /CNW/ - Members of the public and the media are invited to join with local researchers in a discussion of the serious crisis in science and research in Canada and what it means...


May 05, 2014, 14:41 ET Announcement of new CAUT executive director

OTTAWA, May 5, 2014 /CNW/ - The Executive Committee is very pleased to announce the appointment of David Robinson as Executive Director of the Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT)...


Apr 29, 2014, 12:30 ET Local researchers in Calgary convene with community members to discuss growing science policy crisis in Canada

OTTAWA, April 29, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Leading researchers in St. John's will discuss with the public their concerns about what is happening to science in Canada at a town hall meeting tonight at the...


Apr 29, 2014, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- "Get Science Right" town hall arrives in Calgary on April 29/

OTTAWA, April 25, 2014 /CNW/ - Members of the public and the media are invited to join with local researchers in a discussion of the serious crisis in science and research in Canada and what it means ...


Apr 28, 2014, 09:00 ET Local researchers in St. John's convene with community members to discuss growing science policy crisis in Canada

OTTAWA, April 28, 2014 /CNW/ - Leading researchers in St. John's will discuss with the public their concerns about what is happening to science in Canada at a town hall meeting tonight at the Bruneau ...


Apr 28, 2014, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- "Get Science Right" town hall comes to St. John's on April 28/

OTTAWA, April 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Members of the public and the media are invited to join with local researchers in a discussion of the serious crisis in science and research in Canada and what it means ...


Apr 25, 2014, 11:23 ET "Get Science Right" town hall arrives in Calgary on April 29

OTTAWA, April 25, 2014 /CNW/ - Members of the public and the media are invited to join with local researchers in a discussion of the serious crisis in science and research in Canada and what it means ...


Apr 24, 2014, 09:00 ET "Get Science Right" town hall comes to St. John's on April 28

OTTAWA, April 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Members of the public and the media are invited to join with local researchers in a discussion of the serious crisis in science and research in Canada and what it means ...


Mar 31, 2014, 10:00 ET Local researchers in Winnipeg convene with community members to discuss growing science policy crisis in Canada

OTTAWA, March 31, 2014 /CNW/ - Leading researchers in St. John's will discuss with the public their concerns about what is happening to science in Canada at a town hall meeting tonight at the Bruneau ...