Annual General Meeting and Retiree Social

LFA Annual General Meeting (AGM)

The AGM will take place on Thursday May 9th­, 2019 at 12:45pm in Room T530.

Agenda packages will be distributed electronically to members prior to the meeting.

LFA Retirees Social

Following the AGM, a Retirees’ Social will take place at 2:30 pm in the Employee Lounge to celebrate the retirement of our fellow faculty members.

The faculty who have agreed to attend are:

  • Albert Wong (Mathematics & Statistics)
  • Rebecca Friesen (Mathematics & Statistics)
  • Alan Brain (Anthropology & Sociology)
  • Marjory Lang (History/Political Science/Latin)

All employees are welcome at the Social! Please plan to join us! Refreshments will be served.

Questions? Please contact Amy at local 5343.


Spring 2019 Board Election Results

April 15, 2019 update from Deborah Blacklock, Chief Returning Officer:

Please join me in congratulating the following members who have been acclaimed to the LFA Board for the 2019/20 year:

Patricia Aroca-Ouellette
Janet Douglas
Cathy Huth
Darrell Kean
Brian Koehler
Tanya Lewis
Jessie Smith

March 12, 2019 and April 3, 2019 updates from Deborah Blacklock, Chief Returning Officer:

Please join me in congratulating Scott McLean who has been acclaimed LFA President and Alison Curtis who has been acclaimed as LFA Vice President for the 2019/20 year.


FPSE 2019 Speaker Series – Whose Land is it Anyway? March 21

Whose land is it anyway? image of book cover

Russell Diabo, one of the contributing authors of Whose Land is it Anyway? A Manual for Decolonization will be on campus on Thursday, March 21st at 4:30 pm in room T530 to do a reading from the book as a part of the Federation of Secondary Educators of BC speakers tour. He will present on the Indian Act, the Decolonization Handbook as an educational tool, a review of the Trudeau government’s record (2015-2019) on Indigenous Peoples’ rights and the need for Indigenous communities and Nations to develop self-determination plans to implement the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.

This event is organized by the LFA Human Rights and International Solidarity Committee (HRISC) in collaboration with Langara Indigenous Education and Services.

Thursday, March 21
4:30 pm, Room T530

Bradley Hughes, Chair, LFA HRISC