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  1. Jan. 10, 2020Proposed changes to the University of Waterloo pension plan

    Sent to all employees by Pension and Benefit Committee:

    On December 9 and 17, 2019 the Pension & Benefits Committee (P&B) hosted a total of five public information sessions for members of the University of Waterloo pension plan detailing prospective changes to the university’s pension plan.  A copy of the presentation as well as a video recording of one of the five presentations is posted to the 

  2. Dec. 1, 2019Sweet deal for this beekeeper

    Staff Enhancement Grant Report: Introduction to Beekeeping Workshop

    by Kathy Becker

    (July 14, 2019)

  3. Nov. 30, 2019Win 1 of 5 LG TVs from GoodLife
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    UWSA has invested in members! You are eligible for preferred membership rates. 

    All new members who join our GoodLife membership program will be entered to win one of five 50” LGTVs (value approx. $799 each). There are 5 chances to win! Bonus: Everyone who joins receives a FREE gym bag. 

    Contest deadline: November 30, 2019. 

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  1. Jan. 28, 2020Wen-Do self-defence workshop
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    WEN-Do women's self-defence 2-hour workshop with Leslie Allin

    This workshop is open to women-identified and non-binary staff and faculty of all

  2. Feb. 4, 2020Trauma informed practice
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    Dr. Lori Haskell: Trauma informed practice

    There are new understandings of the neurobioligical structures and processes in the brain and body that relate to victim's emotional and behavioural post assault reactions and memory recall. These understandings are particularly vital to those in positions to support students with their ongoing needs.

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UWSA acknowledges that we work on the traditional territory of the Attawandaron (Neutral), Anishinaabeg and Haudenosaunee peoples. The University of Waterloo is situated on the Haldimand Tract, the land promised to the Six Nations that includes ten kilometers on each side of the Grand River. 

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