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Looking for students to join the REBLITE Board

February 21st, 2017

If you want to participate in the REBLITE Board as a student at large, please contact the Chair of the Board at chair@theuwsa.ca and indicate your interest.

The REBLITE Board is part of our General Election process.

Our first meeting will be on Monday, Feb. 27 at 12:30 p.m.

The deadline for applications is Friday Feb. 24, 2017.

Candidates for the 2017 UWSA General Election

February 17th, 2017

 

 

Candidates for the 2017 UWSA General Election

President 

David Fanhbulleh
Laura Garinger
Sadie-Phoenix Lavoie
James Nellis

Vice President External Affairs 

Megan Linton
Andrew Vineberg
Teruni Walaliyadde

Vice President Student Affairs 

Brenden Gali
Felisha Hartig
Oladele Ojewole

Vice President Internal Affairs 

Morgan Brightnose
Elena Spitcyna

Education Director 

Taylor Daigneault

Science Director 

Daniel Denton
Sia Kermani

Arts Director 

Janel Bortoluzzi
Evan Krosney
David Wiebe

International Students’ Director 

Simran Badhan

Status of Women Director 

Jade DeFehr
Patricia Nosal

Environmental Ethics Director 

Avery Letkemann

Accessibility Director 

Mohamed Behi & Andrew Minenko

Business & Economics Director 

Devin Woodbury

Board of Regents Student Representative 

Abraham El-Giadaa

Senate Student Representative 

Lester Aidoo
Waarengeye Vikram

Questions? Email cec@theuwsa.ca

Nomination Forms Due Feb. 16 at 6 p.m.

February 15th, 2017

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Nomination forms for the UWSA General Election 2017 are due Feb. 16 at 6 p.m. to the Chief Elections Commissioner in 0RM03 or to the UWSA Health Plan Box in the Riddell Atrium.

 

Questions? Email cec@theuwsa.ca

For more information, click here!

UWSA Hosts Bear Clan Patrol

February 2nd, 2017

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Join us for our third patrol with Bear Clan Patrol this Wednesday, Feb. 8. We’re meeting in The Hive at 5:30 p.m. and the patrol starts at 6 p.m.

Check out the event on Facebook for full details!

UWSA Bike Lab Mechanics Workshop

January 24th, 2017

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The Mechanics Training Workshop is on Mondays from 10 to noon. The workshops are broken down by part of the bike. We encourage people to come to all of them, but understand if you can’t make some of them because of other commitments. No mechanical skill or special bike knowledge is necessary. Everyone welcome, accessible space.

January 16: Brakes

January 23: Wheels/Tires

January 30: Bottom Brackets

February 6: Hubs

February 13: Headsets

(No workshop Reading week)

February 27: Rear Derailleur

March 6: Front Derailleur

March 13: Open workshop, you are welcome to drop by and work on skills from previous workshops or catch up on workshops you missed

March 20: Open workshop, you are welcome to drop by and work on skills from previous workshops or catch up on workshops you missed

Make an appointment to talk about the UWSA Health Plan

January 10th, 2017

Have a question about about making a claim, coverage or your account? Check out the UWSA Health Plan page here.

Still can’t find the answer? Send an email to health@theuwsa.ca to set-up a meeting!

Grass Routes programming submissions due Jan. 18

January 6th, 2017

Have an idea for programming at our annual sustainability festival, Grass Routes? Send it to us! Fill out this form with your idea and send to events@theuwsa.ca  Submissions are due Jan. 18!

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U-Pass Insufficient Fund Error Message

January 5th, 2017

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If you are continuing to be a full-time student, your U-Pass will automatically reload for the 2017 Winter Term. If you encounter an “Insufficient Fund Error” message, please drop by the UWSA Info Booth or email u-pass@theuwsa.ca 

Your U-Pass should be used as a flash pass along with your UWinnipeg Student ID until you can stop by the UWSA Info Booth. Thank you for your patience.

Questions about U-Pass? Email u-pass@theuwsa.ca 

Looking for help with searches, citations & source evaluation?

January 5th, 2017

Dee Wallace, a Subject Librarian at the U of W Library, is offering help to students!

Help is being offered with searches, source evaluation, citations etc., once a week outside the U of W library. Dee can also be found in the IUS Library space (3RC045) in the Richardson Complex every Friday from noon to 1:30 p.m.

No appointment necessary and is open to all students! A great resource for students who are writing papers!

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