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Jacob (Mowegan) Wawatie
Founding Elder - OPIRG`s Circle of Elders
Well respected Algonquin Elder and Medicine Man Jacob Wawatie lived in Park La Verendrye at Kokomville Academy. He continues to be the driving force and spiritual compass for our organization. Jacob was deeply committed to our future generations and he dedicated his magical life to developing a liberating educational system, offered at Kokomville Academy.
Board of Directors
OPIRG-Ottawa’s Board members, most of whom are students, are dedicated volunteers who are making a real difference and gaining valuable experience while they discuss and determine OPIRG’s actions, priorities and policies.
OPIRG 's Staff
OPIRG has five awesome permanent staff members who work in the OPIRG office and keep and things in motion. Feel free to drop by the office or send them an email if you would like to collaborate or have any questions. We also hire contract staff on a semi-regular basis and particularly during the summer. Visit our blog for any current job postings.
Nomination Forms (PDF)
Find OPIRG’s Nomination Forms below:
What uOttawa students think about OPIRG
“Thank you for giving me the opportunity to educate myself …
I have learned a lot and it made me discover new things I never knew of before.
I am very happy to have had the chance to reflect on this.”
Part of the uOttawa community since 1978.
Impliqué dans la communauté de l'UOttawa depuis 1978
85 University 215 D University Centre /
85, rue Université 215 D au Centre Universitaire.
Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5
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