Take action – Northern Solidarity
Here’s how you can support Laurentian University
- Email Minister of Colleges and Universities Ross Romano to demand funding for Laurentian.
- Sign the open letter in support of Midwifery program at Laurentian—the only bilingual program of its kind in Canada!
- Change your zoom background, social media profile picture, and signature line using these images.
- Print a window sign and put it in your window.
- Get active on social media using the tags #northernsolidarity, #FundLU, #OnPSE, and #OnPoli. Make sure to tag @rossromanossm so that he can hear you.
- Have your organization make a public statement in support of the Laurentian University Faculty Association based on one of these templates:
- Have your organization send a letter to Minister Romano expressing your concerns.
- Follow OCUFA on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.
- Subscribe to OCUFA’s weekly newsletter.
- Ask your local Labour Council to pass a motion based on this template to call on the Ontario government for more funding for Northern Ontario universities, including Laurentian.
- Sign an open letter in support of Midwifery program at Laurentian University
- Watch Fire Romano
- Send a letter to the Prime Minister to urge him to exclude public institutions like Laurentian University from accessing the Consumer Creditor Accessibility Act (CCAA)
- Donate to LUFAAPPUL (see the letter for details)
- Follow @OurSudbury on twitter, join the SaveOurSudbury facebook group and come to the meetings.
- Read the Sudbury City Council motion demanding funding for Laurentian University
- Ask the Nipissing University Board: What’s the plan?
- Read the Northbay and District Labour Council motion demanding funding for Laurentian University
- Read Nipissing University Faculty Association supports Laurentian University published on BayToday on March 23, 2020
- Read the Statement of Support from Nipissing University Faculty Association President
Sault Ste. Marie
- Read the Op-Ed piece on the Chronical Journal University insolvency of concern to all Northerners by Geoffroy Hudson (April 10, 2021)
- Read the NOSMFA motion to demand funding for Northern universities
- Read the Lakehead University Senate motion to support Laurentian University
- Read the Thunderbay & District Labour council motion to demand funding for Laurentian and Northern universities
- Read the Thunderbay & District Labour council letter to the Premier to demand funding for Laurentian and Northern universities