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Know Your Rights!

Thursday, April 28, 2022 @ 11:00 am

Learn about your basic labour rights under your TA, RA, or Sessional contract, how to exercise those rights, and how to navigate the tricky landscape of being both a graduate student and worker. Event speakers include top professionals in Labour Law and Human Rights, as well as campus allies from grassroots advocacy organizations. Labour rights will be discussed in the context of both domestic and international student experience. Bring your questions! Register here.

Speakers include:

Sophia Sanniti, GSA Labour Coordinator

Ashley Ryan, GSA Student Wellness Coordinator

Aditya Rao, Senior Research Officer – Human Rights & Labour, Canadian Union of Public Employees 

Lara Mekkawi, PhD Candidate, English, UWaterloo  

David Steele – Legal Representative, Canadian Union of Public Employees

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