News From OPIRG

October 20th: Yves Engler Book Launch: A Propaganda System

October 4th, 2016 | News

Join OPIRG Guelph, CFRU 93.3 Community Radio, and the Guelph Young Communist League for a discussion with Yves Engler on his new book Wednesday October 20th, 5:30-7pm MacKinnon Room 227 (University of Guelph Campus) About the Author Dubbed “Canada’s version of Noam Chomsky” (Georgia Straight), “one of the most important voices on the Canadian […]

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OPIRG -Speed River Project Community Tree Planting

October 13th, 2016 | News

The Speed River Project team is excited to invite you to our fall Community Tree Planting event. Join us for a another day of activity and snacks in the Riverside Park  where we will continue our dialogue on riparian systems. By planting native trees and shrubs,  and checking up on past plantings, you will be […]

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OPIRG is hiring for three Work Study positions! Fall 2016 semester.

August 23rd, 2016 | Job Posting, News

Are you a student who cares about social and environmental justice? Are you looking for part-time work? We’re hiring! The application deadline is September 4 at noon, and we’re aiming to hold interviews September 12-14. The jobs are 10 hours per week for 10 weeks (September 19 to November 25) and the pay is $16.40 per […]

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July 19 & 20 workshop: WTF is Solidarity? (Summer Institute 2016 #5)

July 11th, 2016 | News

WTF is Solidarity? Part 1: Tuesday July 19, 5:30-8:30pm (in UC 442) Part 2: Wednesday July 20, 5:30-8:30pm (in UC 103) – part 2 is only open to people who attended part 1 The final workshop of the 2016 Summer Institute will explore what coalition building and solidarity can look like. We will discuss […]

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July 14 workshop! Traveling Inward: Conflict Transmutation (Summer Institute 2016 #4)

July 5th, 2016 | News

GRCGED and OPIRG Guelph invite you to the fourth workshop of the 2016 Summer Institute! Thursday July 14, 5:30-8:30pm University Centre (UC) 103, U of G campus Conflict is a fact of life. However, how can we better manage when we come into contact with opposing ideas and views? In traveling inward, participants […]

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