Category Archive: Cuts

UGFA’s Analysis of University of Guelph Finances

Read the University of Guelph’s Faculty Associations Financial Analysis here. The University of Guelph administration is in the process of implementing “cost savings” or budget cuts of 21 million dollars from 2014 to 2016.[1]… Continue reading

Campaign at Guelph Reveals Exorbitant Spending at UofG

Student and worker organizations have uncovered that the University of Guelph Senior Administration is authorized to spend $56,500 on the communications firm, MacPhie, to assist President Vaccarino in speech writing this year. The… Continue reading

“The Cuts Hurt Me Because…”

We are sharing the experiences and stories of folks across campus – from students to workers, program cuts hurt us all. See below some of the reasons why. This is a growing catalogue,… Continue reading

GSMC Questionnaire for CSA Candidates – The Results Are In

All CSA candidates were given five questions to answer on accessibility of education, building the student movement, budget cuts, the elimination of programs and the corporatization of research. The responses were then analyzed… Continue reading

Solidarity to the TYP Students and Alumni

The Guelph Student Mobilization Committee (GSMC) wishes to express its solidarity with the students, alumni and other allies fighting to preserve the Transitional Year Programme (TYP) from being eliminated at the University of… Continue reading

Students, Workers and Faculty Assemble to Discuss Resistance to Cuts

On Monday January 27th, student, worker and faculty representatives met at the University of Guelph for an “Alternative Town Hall”. James Compton, from the Canadian Association of University Teachers, and Kate Lawson, President… Continue reading