Summer update from TUFA

Dear TUFA members, I hope this summer update finds you well. I had my second Covid-19 vaccination last week and feel relieved and more hopeful. I look forward to our general membership meeting late fall and the December social, hopefully in person or perhaps with some blend of in-person and the virtual. TUFA will investigate … Read More

Important changes to your terms of employment

Dear Colleagues, We are writing to update you on a number of important items. 1. Salary Parity Adjustment The Union and the Employer haveconfirmed that this year’s salary parity adjustment for members continuing at Trent in 2021/22 will be 0.83%. Consequently, the value of all steps on the salary scale will increase by 0.83% effective … Read More

Message from TUFA President

Hello TUFA members! I’m delighted to step officially into my role as TUFA president, and look forward to meeting those of you who I have not yet met – hopefully in person and sooner rather than later. As many of you know, I have several years of experience working in administration, both as the chair … Read More

2021/22 TUFA Executive Committee

Dear Colleagues, As a result of the work of TUFA’s Nominating and Elections Committee, our Executive Committee has been finalized for the coming year. Thanks are owed to departing Executive Committee members Fergal O’Hagan, Leslie Kerr, and Brenda Smith-Chant for their service to the Association.  Thanks also to the Nominating and Elections Committee (Jocelyn Williams, … Read More

Upcoming events and activities

Dear Colleagues, There are several matters of possible interest as we approach the end of the week: 1. Trent’s United Way campaign Thanks to everyone who has contributed to this year’s campaign.  TUFA’s $5,000 matching grant – combined with some new Leadership donations – have put us within $4,700 of our $150,000 target!  The campaign ends … Read More