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New Working Groups!

There are new opportunities to be active in the environmental movement, and support for an oft-neglected group, student parents! RPIRG has gained a number of new working groups. Welcome to: Regina Green Ride Carpooling Network Regina Parents as Students Success … Continue reading

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Join us for our Spring Biking event!

On Tuesday April 2nd, get rid of the winter blues by joining us for education and celebration of cycling in our city! 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Multi-Purpose Room, Riddell Centre Jon us for: -workshops with expert mechanics on basic … Continue reading

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Student Art Competition

What are some ways to cultivate community? We are looking for a feature work of art on that theme for the RPIRG Green Patch garden. Our Student Public Art Competition is now open. The winner will receive a $1500 fee … Continue reading

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Letter of Support for Victoria and Ihuoma

On the anniversary of Victoria and Ihuoma’s entry into sanctuary, there is a call out to write public letters of support for these students. More information about their case can be found here. March 2013 Letter of Public Support for … Continue reading

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RPIRG Decries Attempt to Deny Freedom of Speech and Academic Inquiry on U of R Campus

The Regina Public Interest Research Group was disappointed to learn on Monday that posters advertising Israeli Apartheid Week on the public bulletin boards on the U of R campus had been removed by an unauthorized person or persons. Items posted … Continue reading

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Nominations Open for RPIRG Board Elections!

RPIRG is having its Annual General Election! We are now accepting nominations for four Board of Director positions!  The RPIRG Board of Directors is composed of 8 Student Members of RPIRG. It is the decision-making body of RPIRG, which makes … Continue reading

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Walls: Travels Along the Barricades

A READING WITH AUTHOR MARCELLO DICINTO *Finalist for the 2012 Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing* Tuesday, 26 February 2013  7:00 pm-9:00 pm  Artful Dodger Cafe & Music Emporium 1631 11th Avenue, Regina, Saskatchewan S4P 0H5 => This is a … Continue reading

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Making Ripples – an active citizen workshop!

Making Ripples: An Active Citizen Workshop Thursday, Feb. 21 Core Ritchie Neighbourhood Centre – 445 14th Avenue 12:30-2:30 Making Ripples gives you the opportunity to talk to active community members about their passion. Fifteen active citizens will discuss their work, … Continue reading

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Open Forum for Student Concerns about the APR

RPIRG, in conjunction with Students Against Austerity – Regina, presents the following forum. As well, scroll down to see related activities leading up to the forum. Academic Program Review: Open Forum for Student Concerns Thursday, January 24, 2013 10:30-12:00pm Multipurpose … Continue reading

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Working Group Feature

Fruit for Thought is one of RPIRG’s best-known working groups. Their mission is to create awareness of environmentally sustainable behaviours and reduce food waste while contributing to the community. This past season, Fruit for Thought harvested over 30 trees in … Continue reading

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