FPSE News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 16, 2016 VICTORIA— Another year, another missed opportunity to invest in post-secondary education and address growing problems with affordability. That’s the message fro...
PRESS RELEASE Post-secondary institutions need funding, and not just for targeted programs - FPSE February 3, 2016 Vancouver – Restricting new funding to only targeted post-secondary programs can unde...
December 3, 2015 Vancouver –George Davison, President of the Federation of Post-Secondary Educators of BC, released the following statement regarding Wednesday’s assault at Emily Carr University of Ar...
November 18, 2015 FPSE Members and the Economic Stability Dividend FPSE Locals that have ratified collective agreements under the Economic Stability Mandate will be receiving a pay increase of 0.45% i...
PRESS RELEASE FPSE calls for a renewed funding commitment to English as an Additional Language Programs November 18, 2015 Vancouver – The Federation of Post-Secondary Educators (FPSE) is calling on th...
As requested at the 2015 FPSE AGM the following letter was sent to the major federal party leaders. I write on behalf of 10,000 post-secondary educators in BC to resolutely condemn Bill C-51. The legi...
Since December 2014, BC's adult educators have been warning the government that re-imposing tuition fees for Adult Basic Education programs-which had been tuition free since 2008-would have a negative...
On July 30 th , 2015, FPSE showed solidarity with COPE 378 BCAA locked out members by joining them on their picket line. The B.C. Automobile Association locked out approximately 70 staff responsible f...
At FPSE’s 2015 Convention, delegates acclaimed a new Executive including President and Secretary-Treasurer. The new Executive includes: President: George Davison Secretary Treasurer: Terri Van Steinbu...
A group of students, faculty, administrators, and school trustees joined forces in Victoria on Monday May 4 to hear a debate in the Legislature over the government’s handling of Adult Basic Education...