“The continued focus between teaching and other faculty positions in Trent demonstrates trent`s importance to teaching,” says Dr. Jackie Muldoon, Propst and Academic Vice President. “Improving faculty professional development programs and focusing on programs and practices that promote justice, diversity and inclusion will strengthen Trent Academy and reflect the University`s commitment to first-class teaching and research.” The bargaining teams of the Trent University Faculty Association (TUFA) and Trent University have reached an interim agreement on a new collective agreement. Ingrid Nolan Commercial C.S.T. Consultants Inc. Tel: 705-876-9488 Free: 1-866-293-7377 Email: resp@trentu.ca TUFA represents more than 280 faculty members at Trent University. “This was a long and complex round of negotiations, but we are very pleased to have reached an agreement that achieves important goals for both sides that enhance the academic mission of the university as part of fiscal prudence,” said Susan Wurtele, TUFA`s chief negotiator. Phone: 1-877-207-8833 Site: www.lifeworks.com Mobile App: Download for iPhone, Android or Blackberry User ID: 3mployee Password: eap Highlights of the three-year collective agreement signed on November 4, 2019: “The guarantee of an approval agreement for membership in a future “University Pension Plan” (UPP) sector is a major step forward in a transformational change for the university,” said Dr. Leo Groarke, President and Vice-Chancellor of Trent University. The transition to a joint sponsored retirement plan will provide a safe and sustainable retirement to faculties and ensure the financial viability of Trent University in the future. If you no longer wish to receive press releases and announcements from Trent University, please send an email communications@trentu.ca to unsubscribe. Accessible versions of this document are available upon request trentu.ca/accessible details of the draft agreement will be published in a joint communiqué after ratification. Trent University, one of Canada`s leading universities, was founded on the ideal of interactive learning, which is personal, focused and transformative.

Trent, recognized nationally for its leadership in teaching, research and student satisfaction, attracts excellent students from across the country and around the world. Here, bachelor`s and graduate students combine with teachers, collaborators and people of the same age across different communities including residential schools, classrooms, disciplines, hands-on research, co-curricular and community activities. In all disciplines, Trent brings critical and inclusive thinking to life every day. Trent`s unique approach to personal development through the collaborative and collaborative engagement of the community is now in greater demand than ever. Students are at the forefront of the experience, drawing on experiences rooted in dialogue, different perspectives and cooperation. In a learning environment that creates a passion for inclusion, leadership and lifelong social change, Trents are students, alumni, teachers and collaborators, committed global citizens who are catalysts in the development of sustainable solutions to complex problems. The Trents campus in Peterborough offers award-winning architecture in stunning natural surroundings on the banks of the Otonabee River, just 90 minutes from downtown Toronto, while Trent University Durham Greater Toronto Area offers a mix of programming in the eastern GTA. The Trent University Faculty Association (TUFA) and Trent University jointly announced that the Council`s Executive Committee this morning ratified a new collective agreement with TUFA on behalf of the University`s Board of Governors.