Month: February 2015

Social and Environmental Justice Research Symposium – Updates

Join us Friday March 13th 5pm-10pm and Saturday March 14th 9am-730pm as we showcase research and knowledge with a community organizing focus! OPIRG-Guelph’s Social and Environmental Justice Symposium is a convergence of academic and community research, activism, and art focused on social and environmental justice issues. We are aiming to make research more accessible to …

OPIRG – Guelph AGM

OPIRG – Guelph AGM *March 3rd *6:30-930pm *10 Carden Celebrating an inspiring year of student & community activism, OPIRG-Guelph invites you to participate in our AGM! Join us as we reflect on our year, eat delicious food, listen to an amazing speaker, and build more meaningful connections to strengthen our organizing moving forward! Our Keynote …

Extracting The Future – Let’s talk about aggregate mining in Southern Ontario

Saturday February 28, 12:30-3:00pm Silence, 46 Essex St., downtown Guelph Throughout the course of 2015, the Government of Ontario will be conducting a 10-year review of the Provincial Greenbelt Plan. The Greenbelt Area covers 1.8 million acres and encompasses Protected Countryside agricultural land as well as environmental and ecologically sensitive areas such as the Niagara …