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  • UWSA Health Plan Spring Term Opt-Out

    March 21st, 2019

    The Spring Opt-Out for the UWSA Health Plan is now up. Only students who are are starting in the Spring Term will be eligible to Opt-Out of the Health Plan.

    Opt-Out from the health plan through this link: Health Plan Opt-Out

    DEADLINE: May 22, 2019

    Need help with the process? Drop by UWSA Health Plan Office in the Bulman Student Centre between 11 a.m. to 3 p.m on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, or email health@theuwsa.ca

    For more info visit theuwsa.ca/healthplan

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  • UWSA March Board Meeting

    March 20th, 2019

    Join us as we approve the budget and play a part in your student government at the UWSA March Board Meeting.

    Its happening tomorrow, March 21 at Room 2M74 at 5PM!

    All students welcome and speaking rights guaranteed!

    For more information, e-mail the Chair of the Board at chair@theuwsa.ca or visit the Board of Directors page.

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  • Indigenous Perspectives on 'Indigenization' at The University of Winnipeg

    March 18th, 2019

    A panel discussion
    on March 19
    at Eckhardt Gramatté Hall
    (3rd Floor Centennial Hall at The University of Winnipeg)
    Doors open at 5.30 PM | Panel starts at 6 PM

    Join the Facebook event! 

    PANELISTS

    Dr. Mary Jane McCallum
    Lunaape heritage and a member of the Munsee Delaware Nation, Professor – History Department (The University of Winnipeg)

    Dr. Lorena Fontaine
    Cree and Anishnabe from the Sagkeeng First Nation. Associate Professor and Indigenous Academic Lead

    Felisha Hartig
    Antiguan Anishinaabe student at the University of Winnipeg

    Facilitated by Morgan Brightnose
    Ininíw nápéw, Member of Tátáskwayáhk Cree Nation. President of the UWSA

    Please email accessibility requests like ASL interpreters, alternate formats, accessible seating information etc. to events@theuwsa.ca

    theuwsa.ca | @theuwsa

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  • ReconciliACTION

    March 15th, 2019

    Join us for a campaign to call upon “post-secondary institutions to create university and college degree and diploma programs in [Indigenous] languages.”

    Monday, March 18
    12.30-1.30 PM
    Convocation Hall
    (2nd Floor, Wesley Hall)
    The University of Winnipeg

    With speeches by:
    Morgan Brightnose (UWSA President)
    Meagan Malcolm (UW Indigenous Students’ Association Co-President)
    Dr. Lorena Fontaine (Indigenous Academic Lead and Associate Professor, Indigenous Studies)

    Free to attend | Lunch provided | All welcome

    Please email accessibility requests to events@theuwsa.ca
    To learn more about the campaign, click here.

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