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  • Staff advocacy
  • Volunteer opportunities
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  • Group discounts and corporate memberships
  • Annual events

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  1. Sep. 13, 2017Election 2017: Call for Nominations


    The following positions take office at the

    University of Waterloo Staff Association (UWSA)

    Annual General Meeting on October 26, 2017


    One Position at a three-year term:

    President-Elect, November 2017 – October 2018

    President, November 2018 – October 2019 (full-time release from UW role plus a stipend)

    Past President, November 2019 – October 2020

  2. Aug. 15, 201710 Healthy Habits of Financial Management workshop

    Financial Literacy

    The Chartered Professional Associatinos's Financial Literacy Program is offering a free seminar on August 15, titled "Ten Health Habits of Financial Management."

    This is a free, no strings attached (there will be no one looking to share their services).

    10 Healthy Habits (PDF)

  3. June 28, 2017UWSA Ice Cream Day

    Happy Canada Day and Happy Birthday UW!

    June 28th, 2017, may just have been the happiest day of the year.  Everyone was smiling as the UWSA, gave out over 2100 ice cream comes in six and a half hours.  In celebration of the University of Waterloo’s 6oth anniversary and Canada’s 150th birthday, the UWSA brought the Heavenly Dreams Ice Cream Truck to campus, where it travelled around giving out smiles.

    Yes, we have photos!

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  1. Oct. 26, 2017Annual General Meeting 2017

    Annual General Meeting

    Your voice starts here!

    The UWSA Annual General Meeting takes place on:

    Thursday, October 26 at 9 a.m. - 10 a.m.
    (coffee and treats available at 8:45 a.m.)

    Location: DC 1302

  2. Nov. 23 to 24, 201724th annual Craft Sale

    24th annual UWSA Craft Sale

    Davis Centre Fishbowl

    Nov. 23 from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

    Nov. 24 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    All items are handcrafted by UW staff and retirees

    10% of vendor proceeds go to UW Senate Scholarship and UWSA Award

    100% of Silent Auction proceeds go to UW Senate Scholarship and UWSA Award

  3. Dec. 10, 2017Winterfest 2017

    Come out and celebrate the Holiday Season with your friends and family!
    Join us at Columbia Icefield for an afternoon of ice skating, snacks, crafts, balloon animals, and, of course, a visit from Santa Claus and his little helpers.

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