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Summer Position Available – OPIRG Project Coordinator

Summer Position Available – OPIRG Project Coordinator

The Ontario Public Interest Research Group – University of Ottawa (OPIRG) is seeking a full-time employee (35 hours / week according to the work schedule specified in the chart below). OPIRG’s Alternative 101 Week Coordinator contract begins July 1st 2019 and ends on...

Summer job posting: Community Outreach Coordinator (2)

Summer job posting: Community Outreach Coordinator (2)

We are looking to employ two people working 30 hours per week, for 9 weeks, as Community Outreach Coordinators under the supervision of the Healthy Transportation Coalition. The start date for the position is May 28th. The deadline to apply is 5pm on Friday, May 17th....

Apply to be an OPIRG action group

Apply to be an OPIRG action group

OPIRG-Ottawa is now welcoming applications from campus groups seeking support for their work in support of social, economic or environmental justice.  Apply to be an OPIRG action group by completing the attached action group status application form by the June 15...

Welcoming two new board members!

Welcoming two new board members!

As a result of our annual board election, the following people have been elected as directors of OPIRG: Gabi Ghannoum Morag Mackenzie They will be joining two other members who are staying on for another term. Together with our staff, they will oversee OPIRG's...

Annual General Meeting and Board Election on April 2nd

Annual General Meeting and Board Election on April 2nd

OPIRG-GRIPO, your campus-based organization supporting social justice initiatives, is holding its annual general assembly on April 2nd. Come find out about the activities and research we have been involved in over the last year, and also to discuss the next year! As...

Nomination period extended and F.A.Q.

Nomination period extended and F.A.Q.

The nomination period to become a candidate for OPIRG's board elections was extended to Wednesday, March 27th at 5 PM. The nomination form can be found at this link: https://opirg-gripo.ca/wp-content/uploads/Nomination-Form-English-2019.pdf We are also posting...

uOttawa undegrads: Vote yes for OPIRG and student services!

uOttawa undegrads: Vote yes for OPIRG and student services!

On April 3, 4 and 5, undergraduate students at the University of Ottawa will have the chance to vote in a referendum to re-approve all levied-fees that were implemented through a referendum under the Student Federation (SFUO). As part of the transition between the...

OPIRG board elections: Nomination period begins

OPIRG board elections: Nomination period begins

We are looking for new board members! Nomination period began this morning and will be open until March 22nd, at 5 PM. The board of administration’s role is to insure that OPIRG-Ottawa fulfills its mandate, to define goals, and establish the organization’s general...

Re-imbursement

Re-imbursement

Eligible undergraduate students who wish to withdraw their support from The Ontario Public Interest Research Group-Ottawa (OPIRG) and its mandate will be able to obtain a refund for their $4.05 contribution during the period specified below. OPIRG is a bilingual,...

EVENTS

Nov
20
Wed
Healthy Lunches with PRD / Repas santé avec la RPD @ Déja-Vu (Morisset Hall)
Nov 20 @ 09:00 – 11:30
Healthy Lunches with PRD / Repas santé avec la RPD @ Déja-Vu (Morisset Hall)

Hey PRD friends! Join us every Wednesday: cooking will begin at 9am in Déja-Vu (Morisset Hall), and we will eat around 11:00, but feel free to drop in at anytime between 9:00 and 11:30! This awesome group offers so many benefits such as learning to cook, meeting new people, and understanding how to be more sustainable in the kitchen. We’d love to have you! Message us if you have any questions.

People’s Republic of Delicious
@prduottawa

Salut les amis! Joignez la RPD chaque mercredi dans la salle Déjà-Vu au Pavillon Morisset. On commence à cuisiner à 9h, et nous mangerons vers 11h, mais joignez-nous n’importe quand entre 9h et 11h30. Ce groupe vous offre l’opportunité de cuisiner, rencontrer des gens, et d’apprendre comment être plus conscient de l’impact de nos repas sur l’environnement. A ne pas manquer!  Et si vous avez des questions, vous n’avez qu’à nous envoyer un message.

La République populaire du délice
@prduottawa

Nov
27
Wed
Healthy Lunches with PRD / Repas santé avec la RPD @ Déja-Vu (Morisset Hall)
Nov 27 @ 09:00 – 11:30
Healthy Lunches with PRD / Repas santé avec la RPD @ Déja-Vu (Morisset Hall)

Hey PRD friends! Join us every Wednesday: cooking will begin at 9am in Déja-Vu (Morisset Hall), and we will eat around 11:00, but feel free to drop in at anytime between 9:00 and 11:30! This awesome group offers so many benefits such as learning to cook, meeting new people, and understanding how to be more sustainable in the kitchen. We’d love to have you! Message us if you have any questions.

People’s Republic of Delicious
@prduottawa

Salut les amis! Joignez la RPD chaque mercredi dans la salle Déjà-Vu au Pavillon Morisset. On commence à cuisiner à 9h, et nous mangerons vers 11h, mais joignez-nous n’importe quand entre 9h et 11h30. Ce groupe vous offre l’opportunité de cuisiner, rencontrer des gens, et d’apprendre comment être plus conscient de l’impact de nos repas sur l’environnement. A ne pas manquer!  Et si vous avez des questions, vous n’avez qu’à nous envoyer un message.

La République populaire du délice
@prduottawa

Dec
4
Wed
Healthy Lunches with PRD / Repas santé avec la RPD @ Déja-Vu (Morisset Hall)
Dec 4 @ 09:00 – 11:30
Healthy Lunches with PRD / Repas santé avec la RPD @ Déja-Vu (Morisset Hall)

Hey PRD friends! Join us every Wednesday: cooking will begin at 9am in Déja-Vu (Morisset Hall), and we will eat around 11:00, but feel free to drop in at anytime between 9:00 and 11:30! This awesome group offers so many benefits such as learning to cook, meeting new people, and understanding how to be more sustainable in the kitchen. We’d love to have you! Message us if you have any questions.

People’s Republic of Delicious
@prduottawa

Salut les amis! Joignez la RPD chaque mercredi dans la salle Déjà-Vu au Pavillon Morisset. On commence à cuisiner à 9h, et nous mangerons vers 11h, mais joignez-nous n’importe quand entre 9h et 11h30. Ce groupe vous offre l’opportunité de cuisiner, rencontrer des gens, et d’apprendre comment être plus conscient de l’impact de nos repas sur l’environnement. A ne pas manquer!  Et si vous avez des questions, vous n’avez qu’à nous envoyer un message.

La République populaire du délice
@prduottawa