Category: Welcome

MRFA Retreat 2023 – Call for Proposals

Call for Proposals Proposals are now being accepted for the 2023 Retreat which will be held in-person in Kananaskis on April 24-25, 2023 with a Writing Residency available by application for up to 20 attendees on April 25-27. All Retreat proposals must Submit a… Continue Reading “MRFA Retreat 2023 – Call for Proposals”

MRFA Statement of Solidarity with Ontario Education Workers

The Mount Royal Faculty Association stands with Ontario education workers striking for fair wages and condemns legislation that seeks to strip them of their free collective bargaining rights.  The Ontario government’s move to impose a contract and pre-emptively ban job action represents an egregious… Continue Reading “MRFA Statement of Solidarity with Ontario Education Workers”

MRFA 2025 FALL 2022 UPDATE

~ by Milena Radzikowska Earlier this year, the MRFA issued its first report on the Association’s progress to become a more diverse, equitable and inclusive organization, as identified in MRFA 2025: Building an Equitable Diverse and Inclusive Association. In its first year, the Association… Continue Reading “MRFA 2025 FALL 2022 UPDATE”

Revitalizing our story – MRFA Vision, Mission, and Values Update

~ By AnneMarie Dorland A powerful statement of vision, mission and values is crucial to any organization trying to create change in the world. A vision statement helps a community crystalize their meaning and purpose in the form of a vision for the future… Continue Reading “Revitalizing our story – MRFA Vision, Mission, and Values Update”

Community and Collective Action: The MRFA Oral History Project

~ By Mark Johnston (2022-11-01) I’d like to start this article with a sincere thank you to all the faculty at MRU for making it such an outstanding institution. I was given opportunities at MRU that I sincerely doubt I would have had elsewhere,… Continue Reading “Community and Collective Action: The MRFA Oral History Project”