Awards 2020

For details about the Roy Vogt Memorial Award, click here:

For details about the Paul Fortier Prize for Student Activism, click here:

For details about the CAUT Dedicated Service Award, click here:



Here are some essential facts about the Collective Agreement for new members.  Read more in the UMFA New Hires Fact Sheet.

New Hires Fact Sheet 1

PDPSNewsRelease Nov172019

Want to learn more about Bill 28, the Partnership to Defend Public Services (PDPS), and the injunction? See our Issues page on Bill 28:

Recent media on the legal challenge:

Manitoba wage-freeze bill unconstitutional, removes 'fair process,' unions to argue in court
CBC - Nov. 17, 2019

'We're finally here': Court battle begins as unions fight province over wage-freeze bill
CBC- Nov. 18, 2019

'Hypothetical' wage-freeze law faces real-life court test
Winnipeg Free Press - Nov. 18, 2019

Trial begins in court battle over province’s public-sector wage freeze
CTV News - Nov. 18, 2019

U of Manitoba salary negotiations swept off the table by wage-freeze bill, former union head tells court
CBC - Nov. 19, 2019

First alarm rings as clock ticks on Bill 28
Winnipeg Free Press - Sept. 12, 2019

UMFA compiles a daily list of articles featuring labour and education issues in the news. 

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