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October is Sustainability Month!

October is Sustainability Month here on campus, and RPIRG has lots going on! To see what else is going on click here or visit the Facebook page. The month will begin with a tabling fair, happening October 1 in the … Continue reading

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Generating Momentum August 21-24

August is just around the corner and you know what that means! The 5th annual Generating Momentum leadership camp will be taking place. If you want to have a great time, meet a lot of new people, learn a whole … Continue reading

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Genetically Engineered Foods Event JULY 30

  On July 30 at 7pm, RPIRG is excited to be hosting the Genetically Engineered Foods Tour as it aims to educate the public by discussing genetically engineered foods and how they shape our health and food systems and providing … Continue reading

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Generating Momentum Activist Leadership Training Camp!

Registration is now open for the 5th annual Generating Momentum Camp: generatingmomentumcamp.wordpress.com This 4-day, province-wide event held at Camp Easter Seal, located on Little Manitou Lake (near Watrous), has a focus on providing the practical skills, knowledge, education, and networking … Continue reading

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Summer Funding Round

Hit the ground running this fall with $$ and support for a project, event, or training! If you have an idea for an event, project, or group that would work towards social and environmental justice initiatives, we can help! Any … Continue reading

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Nominations Open for RPIRG Board of Directors

RPIRG is having its Annual General Election! We are now accepting nominations for 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 all … Continue reading

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Apathy into Action schedule is up!

The sessions for our 7th annual Apathy into Action conference have been finalized! I’m really passionate about an issue – what are the first steps to becoming active and making a difference? My landlord is treating me terribly. What can … Continue reading

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Save the Date! Apathy into Action in January

RPIRG’s annual social justice conference, Apathy into Action, takes place January 23-25, 2014. Free and open to the university community and members of the public, the conference will feature presentations on: housing and renters’ rights food sovereignty University bus pass … Continue reading

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RPIRG 2013 AGM

Tuesday, October 29th at 5:30 p.m. in La Rotonde (LI 216) RPIRG is hosting its Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, October 29th at 5:30 p.m. in La Rotonde (LI 216) to provide information to our membership (U of R students … Continue reading

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Sustainability Month Is Upon Us!

October is Sustainability Action and Awareness Month, and as such, RPIRG is doing its very best to get involved! Below is a list of events RPIRG is throwing in honour of Sustainability: Oct. 10th: Winter Biking Workshop, RIC Atrium, 11-3 … Continue reading

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