News Releases

All press releases issued by the ACFA on the Save Saint-Jean campaign.

Since the launch of this campaign, the situation has evolved.
You can read all the updates here:

Save Saint-Jean Campaign: Update to the Community

EDMONTON, FEBRUARY 12, 2021 – The ACFA is providing a community update on the Save Saint-Jean campaign. In December 2020, as part of their U...

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Francophone and Acadian Minority Communities Unite in Day of Solidarity: The ACFA Joins Nationwide, Urgent Plea for Modernization of Official Languages Act

EDMONTON, December 1st, 2020 – The ACFA joins Francophone and Acadian minority communities nationwide in an urgent plea on this national day of Francophone solidarity....

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The ACFA Pursues Legal Action Against the Government of Alberta and the University of Alberta

EDMONTON, AUGUST 17, 2020 – During a press conference earlier today, the Chair of the ACFA, Sheila Risbud, announced that the ACFA, an organization representing...

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Save Saint-Jean Campaign: Update to the Community

EDMONTON, AUGUST 4th, 2020 – The ACFA is releasing its memo « Proposal for a Renewed Campus Saint-Jean within the U of A for Tomorrow restructuring initiative ». This...

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The ACFA surprised by scenarios proposing the disappearance of Campus Saint-Jean

EDMONTON, JULY 30, 2020 – It is with dismay that the ACFA learned from Radio-Canada that scenarios proposing the disappearance of Campus Saint-Jean are currently...

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The ACFA deeply disappointed that Campus Saint-Jean does not receive its share

EDMONTON, JULY 21, 2020 – The Government of Alberta has recently announced $98 million in funding to improve infrastructure for post-secondary institutions across the province, inculding the...

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Save Saint-Jean Campaign: Second Update

EDMONTON, MAY 27, 2020 – Two weeks after launching the Sauvons Saint-Jean / Save Saint-Jean campaign, the ACFA would like to share a new update with the...

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Save Saint-Jean Campaign : Update

EDMONTON, MAY 20th 2020 – A week after launching the Sauvons Saint-Jean / Save Saint-Jean mobilization campaign, the ACFA would like to share an update with...

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Save Saint-Jean: An urgent call to action to mobilize the community

EDMONTON, MAY 13, 2020

– As a result of recent decisions made by the Government of Alberta, the University of Alberta’s Campus Saint-Jean is in an...

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