FPSE News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFebruary 16, 2016VICTORIA— Another year, another missed opportunity to invest in post-secondary education and address growing problems with affordability. That’s the message from...
PRESS RELEASEPost-secondary institutions need funding, and not just for targeted programs - FPSEFebruary 3, 2016Vancouver – Restricting new funding to only targeted post-secondary programs can...
The Federation of Post-Secondary Educators is a longtime supporter of the work of CoDevelopment Canada. CoDevelopment Canada is a BC-based NGO that works for social change and global education in the...
December 3, 2015Vancouver –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 Art...
November 18, 2015FPSE Members and the Economic Stability DividendFPSE Locals that have ratified collective agreements under the Economic Stability Mandate will be receiving a pay increase of 0.45% in...
PRESS RELEASEFPSE calls for a renewed funding commitment to English as an Additional Language ProgramsNovember 18, 2015Vancouver – The Federation of Post-Secondary Educators (FPSE) is calling on the...
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...
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 30th, 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 for...
At FPSE’s 2015 Convention, delegates acclaimed a new Executive including President and Secretary-Treasurer. The new Executive includes: President: George DavisonSecretary Treasurer: Terri Van...