LFA Bargaining Meeting

The LFA Board has called a general membership meeting to discuss the results of our bargaining survey, to update you about the bargaining context and to ratify our bargaining demands.

The meeting is scheduled for:

Thursday, January 10th, 2019
4:45-6:20pm in T530

The meeting could end before 6:20pm, but that will depend on the amount of discussion. If you are not able to join exactly at 4:45pm, that’s okay, please come when you can. Also, please help by encouraging your colleagues to attend the meeting.


Scott McLean


Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 16:45 to 18:15

Mark your calendars for upcoming bargaining events

The term of our Collective Agreement ends on March 31, 2019, but it will continue as is until a new one is negotiated. The following is a timeline of upcoming preparations for bargaining:

  • Thursday November 22nd - Bargaining Survey Sent Out to Faculty
  • Thursday November 29th - LFA General Meeting of Members re: Bargaining Team Confirmation
    Agenda, time and place as outlined above.
  • Wednesday December 12th - Opportunity to Discuss Bargaining
    Drop-in any time between 11:30am and 1:00pm in room T530
    A casual opportunity to meet and discuss bargaining issues with colleagues and ask questions of the bargaining team.
    Light refreshments will be served.
  • Monday December 31st - Bargaining survey closes
  • Thursday January 10th - LFA General Meeting of Members re: Ratification of Bargaining Priorities
    The bargaining team will summarize the results of the bargaining survey and present these to the membership.
    The bargaining priorities will be brought forward for discussion and ratification by the membership.
    Official notice with time and place to come in the future.


Scott McLean

LFA President

LFA General Members Meeting Nov 29

An LFA General Meeting of Members will be held on Thursday November 29th at 2:45pm in Room T530.

Proposed agenda:

  1. Adoption of Agenda
  2. Selection of the LFA Bargaining Team**
    The LFA Board is recommending the following bargaining team to the members:
      - Alison Curtis, Library Services, LFA Vice-President
      - Janet Douglas, Social Service Worker, LFA Steward
      - Darrell Kean, Criminal Justice, LFA Chief-Steward
      - Scott McLean, Economics, LFA President
  3. Discussion of Bargaining Issues and Process
  4. Adjournment

** Questions about the process for selection of the bargaining team can be directed to Jessie Smith, LFA Treasurer (jessie.smith@langarafaculty.ca). Jessie will be running this process at the meeting on November 29th.

Looking forward to seeing you at the meeting on the 29th and if you have any questions, please feel free to email or bring them to the meeting.


Scott McLean

LFA President


Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 14:45