Colleges and Faculty Reach Tentative Agreement

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TIMMINS, ON: Ontario’s 24 colleges have announced a tentative agreement has been reached with 10,000 college faculty.

“This is welcomed news,” says Fred Gibbons, President of Northern College. “This settlement demonstrates that students were the top priority on both sides of the bargaining table. Our faculty and staff are enthusiastic about the start of the academic year and plan to share that enthusiasm with new and returning students.”

The existing contract for faculty has been extended from September 01, 2012 to August 31, 2014.
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