Wilfrid Laurier University acknowledges the importance of public discussion and fair comment. However, there are occasions when information is published or broadcast about the University that is misleading, incomplete or incorrect. This webpage is intended to clarify and correct the record. When you click on a title & date below, you will link to a page containing excerpts from the original item published or broadcast about Laurier, followed by the University’s clarifications and corrections.
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University responds to misinformation in CUPE 926 communications July 2
University responds to misinformation on CUPE 926 website June 30
University responds to misinformation in CUPE pamphlet
University responds to letter to the editor in The Cord re: CUPE negotiations
University responds to misinformation published about IPRM. February, 2015.
University responds to questions about university proposals in WLUFA negotiations. February, 2015
University responds to media articles about the MDRC. February, 2015
University responds to WLUFA article re: Are Budgets Financial Fairy Tales? November, 2014
University responds to WLUFA Advocate, Vol. 2, Issues 3-4, July, 2014
University responds to WLUFA Advocate, Vol. 2, Issue 1, Jan. 15, 2014
Waterloo Region Record, Nov. 15, 2013: “Part-time Laurier instructors vote in favour of strike”
University Affairs blog, Oct. 29, 2013: “Sifting through the scant data on contingent faculty”
The Cord, September 25, 2013: "CAS profs express frustration"
WLUFA/CAS Advocate, Vol. 1, Issue 4, April 2013
The Record, March 21, 2012: “Universities must serve the public interest, not private ones”
National Post, March 14, 2012: “Universities face censure over ties to think-tank; Run by Balsillie...”
WLUFA Newsletter, January 24, 2012
WLUFA Newsletter, January 6, 2012: Where does all the money go?
WLUFA Newsletter, January 4, 2012: Financial Crisis? No. Bargaining Crisis? Yes!
WLUFA Bargaining Advisory: Budget ‘Crisis’, Nov. 30, 2011
WLUFA Bargaining Advisory: Pension ‘Crisis’, Nov. 28, 2011
The Cord, Nov. 2, 2011: Senior administration leaving faculty behind
Toronto Star, May 30, 2011: Province to decide on satellite campuses for colleges, universities
CAS Newsletter, 2010-11: Issue 8
CAS Newsletter, 2010-11: Issue 7
CAS Newsletter, 2010-11: Issue 6
CAS Newsletter, 2010-11: Issue 5