Category Archives: Protests

Open Letter to Michael Mason: We (Queen’s University) Apologize (19 November 2012)

As published in the Globe & Mail online, appended to James Bradshaw, “Professors sign letter criticizing Queen’s University,” 19 November 2012.  This letter is still being signed on ipetitions.  The version below has been updated to include recent signatures. Dear Professor Mason: In … Continue reading

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Arts and Science Faculty Board Passes Motion to Rescind BFA Admissions Freeze (9 December 2011)

For the sequel to this post, see here and here. Arts and Science Faculty Board passed the following motion in its meeting today:

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Re BFA Admissions: A Statement and a Motion for Faculty Board (8 December 2011)

The Faculty of Arts and Science Faculty Board meets at 3:3o p.m. Friday, 9 December 2011, in 217 Watson Hall. Since its November meeting (scheduled for the 11th) was cancelled, this will be its  first opportunity to consider the Deans’ … Continue reading

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Queen’s Journal: Fine Arts students protest at Summerhill (2 December 2011)

By Savoula Stylianou.  As published in Queen’s Journal, 2 December, 2011. Twenty students gathered at Summerhill today to show their support for the Fine Arts program. The students created a formation on the grass to spell out the letters “BFA.” A … Continue reading

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U of T: Protest against New Academic Plan and Top-Down Process (21 October 2010)

As sent by email: Subject:  [CACS] Protest Reminder–SATURDAY 1:00, Kings College Circle Date:  Thu, 21 Oct 2010 23:30:15 -0400 From:  Paula Karger <p.karger@UTORONTO.CA> Reply-To:  Paula Karger <p.karger@UTORONTO.CA> To:  CACS@LISTS.MCGILL.CA Hi everyone, Don’t forget to join us on Saturday, October 23rd … Continue reading

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Demonstration at Richardson Hall (26 March 2009)

About two hundred Queen’s faculty, staff, and students protested the suspension of foreign-language degree combinations. For photos, see QUFA Voices, April 2009, pp. 10-11.

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