GWuFA Missives

  • pssst…

    There is no financial crisis at GW (pass it on) Since our last meeting and communication about the Faculty Association’s pledge, we’ve received requests for talking points about GW’s financial situation. We share these points below. For those of you who have signed, we hope these points help you keep your commitment to stop layoffs.Continue reading “pssst…”

  • Hallelujah!

    The GW Faculty Association is gratified that the Board of Trustees and GW administration have come to agree with us and the vast majority of the GW faculty that Thomas J. LeBlanc is not the right president for our university. We look forward to working with the Board of Trustees, the Faculty Senate and the faculty,Continue reading “Hallelujah!”

  • so over it

    “It never occurred to me…”

    remark made by Thomas LeBlanc at April 23 CCAS Faculty Meeting,with regard to faculty expectations of shared governance The results of the Faculty Senate survey cannot be any clearer. 89% of faculty condemned LeBlanc’s integrity/ethics 85% expressed negative views of LeBlanc’s competence/execution 85% expressed a lack of trust in his leadership 84% expressed negative viewsContinue reading ““It never occurred to me…””

  • Caregiving and Mental Health Report

    Earlier this week we shared a flyer of highlights from our Caregiving and Mental Health Questionnaires. Now we are pleased to share a detailed report on mental health at GW. In it you will find aggregate data, a summary of themes from the narrative comments, as well as a listing of all comments that wereContinue reading “Caregiving and Mental Health Report”

  • We asked you how your year was. You let us know.

    75% shouldered extra caregiving responsibilities. 50% had no office, at GW or at home.

  • Survey Says…

    As President LeBlanc’s contract comes up for review with the Board of Trustees, please make your lack of faith in him and his leadership known directly. You may write to the Board at boardchair@email.gwu.edu to very simply say:  “The time has come.  I do not support the renewal of President LeBlanc’s contract.” The survey conducted by theContinue reading “Survey Says…”

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The GW Faculty Association is gratified that the Board of Trustees and GW administration have come to agree with us ...
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so over it
remark made by Thomas LeBlanc at April 23 CCAS Faculty Meeting,with regard to faculty expectations of shared governance The results ...
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Earlier this week we shared a flyer of highlights from our Caregiving and Mental Health Questionnaires. Now we are pleased ...
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As President LeBlanc’s contract comes up for review with the Board of Trustees, please make your lack of faith in ...
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Dear Comrades, Thank you again for your responses to our March 8 Questionnaire on the costs of remote work. As ...
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121 as of Wednesday evening—certainly more than a trickle, but not quite a deluge. So please consider nudging a few ...
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