WLU faculty approve strike mandate

February 17, 2012

Full-time faculty at Wilfrid Laurier University will be in a legal strike position on March 3 if they do not reach a contract settlement with the institution. 520 faculty association members approved a strike mandate with a 91% vote earlier this month. Their contract expired July 1. Outstanding issues include salaries and pensions. Mediation is scheduled for February 29 and March 1. Waterloo Region Record