1. WELCOME, AND WELCOME BACK!
The APTPUO is the Union for professors who teach part-time, and we send you every good wish for an energetic and successful academic year. We send a special greeting to profs who are joining us for the first time; please know that we are here to help. You can email us at [email protected] or call us at 613-562-5800 ext 4375.
2. ACCESSIBILITY FOR ONTARIANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT ("AODA"):
The University of Ottawa is required to provide training on accessibility standards for client services to all employees. It consists of three on-line modules found on the UO Human Resources website. Profs who teach part-time are expected to take this training on their own time(!). You can log in at: https://idp.uottawa.ca:443/idp/login.jsp?actionUrl=/idp/Authn/UserPassword
3. HARASSMENT POLICY:
The University is requesting feedback from campus unions on its harassment and discrimination policy draft, which you can review at the following website:
If you have comments that you would like us to pass along, please email us at:
[email protected], and type "HARASSMENT POLICY" in the subject box.
[Text prepared by Lawrence Harris, APTPUO V-P Communications]