Elder Time – Tea with Kokum

Join Elder Marjorie Beaucage for teachings, presentations, interactive activities, and fun centered around the teachings of the Medicine Wheel.

Medicine Wheel for the Indian Act… Through Stories, Understand How the Laws of Canada Impacted the Laws of the Land.

January 24
TIME: 1:00pm
North Concourse, Place Riel

Visit ussu.ca/elder for more information and future events.

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Farmer’s Market

In collaboration with the U of S Office of Sustainability and the Saskatoon Farmers’ Market, the USSU is hosting the Campus Farmers’ Market in Place Riel today (January 18) along with the Clothing Swap!

Visit the North Concourse from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm and check out the Market.

• Beerain Bakery
• Soap Cutts (Handmade Soap)
• A&M Gluten Free Goodness
• Veronica Santafe Troncoso (Handmade Goods)
• UofS Horticulture Club
• USSU Food Centre
• Clothing Swap

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Know Your Rights

Are you confused about your rights as a student? Are you unsure of what constitutes academic misconduct and/or plagiarism? Are you aware of your responsibilities as a student?

“Copyright and Your Thesis” Information Session
Tuesday, Jan 15 from 12 to 1 pm in the ISSAC Training Room (food provided!).

Understanding Your Academic Rights and Responsibility
Wednesday, Jan 16 from 10:30 to 11:30 am in Murray 145 (participants will be entered to win a $200 gift card to Shop Usask)

Open Textbooks Information Session
Thursday, Jan 17 from 12 pm to 2 pm in the Roy Romanow Council Chambers (food provided!).

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Monthly Clothing Swap

Clean out your closet, refresh your wardrobe, save money, and donate! The USSU will be hosting the popular clothing swap on Jan 18, 9am-2pm in the North Concourse, Place Riel. Clothing can be dropped off at the USSU office in Place Riel leading up to the Clothing Swap on Friday!

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Term 2 U-Pass Important Dates

December 3, 2018

Term 2 U-Pass stickers are available. Stickers can be picked up or reactivated at the Information Centre in Upper Place Riel.
* If you received a U-Pass sticker in the past you will be required to reactivate the sticker at the Information Centre.

December 3, 2018

Opt-Out applications may be submitted online to the USSU.

December 31, 2018

Term 1 U-Pass stickers are deactivated at the end of the day. Term 2 U-Pass will be required effective January 1, 2019.

January 1, 2019

Term 2 U-Pass stickers are activated. If you have received or reactivated your U-Pass sticker for Term 2, you will be able to access City Transit with your U-Pass.

January 16, 2019

Last day to apply for Term 2 Opt-Outs. Completed online applications are due no later than 4:30 p.m.

April  30, 2019

Term 2 U-Pass stickers are deactivated at the end of the day.
For more information visit ussu.ca/upass

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Volunteers Needed

The USSU is looking for undergraduate students to test a new U-Pass/Student Card. If you currently have a student card and U-Pass and would like to volunteer to test a potential new card system, please sign up at the USSU office, located on the main level of Place Riel (next to the Information Centre) by January 18, 2019.

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Know Your Rights

Are you confused about your rights as a student? Are you unsure of what constitutes academic misconduct and/or plagiarism? Are you aware of your responsibilities as a student? This campaign takes a proactive stance to address student conduct, by equipping students with the knowledge that the need to be responsible members of the University community. This campaign includes a variety of information sessions and an interactive pop-up table.

  • “Copyright and Your Thesis” Information Session- Tuesday, Jan 15 from 12 to 1 pm in the ISSAC Training Room (food provided!).
  • Open Textbooks Information Session- Thursday, Jan 17 from 12 pm to 2 pm in the Roy Romanow Council Chambers (food provided!).

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Campus Club Week January 14-18

Interested in joining a club? Campus Club Week is perfect for you! Check out the Arts Tunnel January 14-18 to see all the different clubs this campus has to offer. Groups will be promoting their events, recruiting members and informing students on their mandate. For more information regarding campus clubs, visit ussu.ca/studentgroups

Interested in booking a table? Email tables@ussu.ca