Author Archives: RPIRG Admin

Summer Funding Round – now accepting applications!

If you have an idea for an event, project, or group that would work towards social and environmental justice initiatives, we can help! Any student can submit an application to hold an event, bring in a speaker, have a rally, … Continue reading

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Generating Momentum 2013 Registration Now Open!

Looking for a great opportunity this summer to meet and connect with other young leaders in Saskatchewan? SCIC and RPIRG are excited to open registration for our 4th annual Generating Momentum: Activist Leadership Training Camp! If you are 18 to … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Green Patch Garden Coordinator!

RPIRG welcomes Serena La Posta as the new Green Patch Garden coordinator. Serena brings a wealth of knowledge and enthusiasm to the job and has already begun planning for the upcoming year. (We think spring will come.) If you’d like … Continue reading

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RPIRG is hiring a 2013 Garden Coordinator

RPIRG is hiring a Garden Project Coordinator for the 2013 season! In partnership with members of the Edible Campus – Wascana Centre Authority, Facilities Management at the U of R, the Institute français, and First Nations University of Canada – … Continue reading

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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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