Toronto – February 2, 2017 – According to Statistics Canada, students enrolled in full-time undergraduate programs in the 2016/2017 academic year paid $6,373 in tuition, up 2.8 percent from the previous year.
Whitby, Ont. – January 4, 2017 – Trevor McQuigge, a UFCW Canada Local 12R24 Vice-President and member, is overjoyed that his daughter, Brooke, has recently been named to Team Canada at the 2017 IIHF U-18 Women's World Hockey Championships.
Toronto – November 10, 2016 – The Canadian Federation of Students (CFS) is thanking UFCW Canada for going “all out” on November 2, as a national supporter of the CFS’ National Day of Action for free education, to protest against ever-increasing tuition fees and to call on our governments to #TossTuition.
Ottawa – November 7, 2016 – UFCW Canada youth activists recently joined over 200 other youth labour allies, students, lawyers, artists, academics, and community organizers from across the country on Parliament Hill to attend a forum on precarious employment.
Toronto – November 2, 2016 – UFCW Canada activists joined in solidarity with thousands of students across the country on November 2 in protest against ever-increasing tuition fees and to call on our governments to #TossTuition.