Faculty strike impacts Concordia University of Edmonton students | Globalnews.ca

Faculty strike impacts Concordia University of Edmonton students | Globalnews.ca

Students at the Concordia University of Edmonton are feeling the impacts of a strike by dozens of faculty there. The strike is entering its second week and students are worried about how long it could last. Concordia student Gabby Keizer said she has been stuck at home with not much to do because of the strike. “It’s left me kind of feeling empty and searching for something, so I end up looking for things online to look at like online classes ,” Concordia University student Gabby Keizer said. She was supposed to start class last week but didn’t. That’s because 82 full-time staff members walked off the job last week. Contract talks stalled because of disagreements over wages and workload, locking Keizer and many other students out class. “During this …
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