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October Funding Deadline Approaching!

Do you have a social/environmental justice project, event, or group that you would like to start, and maybe need a little bit of financial assistance? RPIRG’s October 1st funding deadline is approaching fast, so don’t forget to submit an application … Continue reading

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Come One, Come All To Our Dis-Orientation Week!

Dis-Orientation Week RPIRG is throwing our own back-to-school event. Dis-Orientation Week, following Orientation Week, is back for another year of upside-down fun! This year, Dis-Orientation Week will be the week of September 9th-13th. Events as follows: Sept.10th – Green Patch … Continue reading

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Helping Regina’s Disadvantaged

Helping the Disadvantaged Many in Regina struggle to ensure their basic needs – such as food, shelter, clothing, personal safety and medical assistance – are met. University of Regina’s Dr. Marc Spooner helped address this need by participating in a … Continue reading

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Registration for the Fall 2013 Toolkit Workshop Series Now Open!

Registration for our Fall 2013 Toolkit Workshop Series is now open! A series of half-day personal and professional development workshops, designed to teach students and community members skills that can help them work in non-profit and community-based organizations. Join us … Continue reading

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RPIRG Welcomes New Outreach and Events Coordinator

Meet Alicia Miller, our new Outreach and Events Coordinator: “I’m in my second full year at the U of R taking International Studies. I’m very passionate about human rights and environmental issues, which is why I’m in my program. I … Continue reading

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RPIRG is hiring a student Outreach and Events Coordinator

RPIRG is hiring a for the position of Outreach and Events Coordinator. If you are interested in applying, please review the SaskJobs posting, or take a look at the full description – Outreach and Events Coordinator. Resumes and cover letters … Continue reading

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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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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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