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Volunteer opportunities

Volunteering is a great opportunity to meet new people, highlight our talents, participate in university life and community.  Check out how you can get involved!

Annual General meetings

Spusa annual general membership meetings are held twice a year, generally in the early Fall and Winter sessions.  Volunteers are what makes our general meting possible, by spreading the word, receiving registrations, set up, and more.

SCHOOL REPRESENTATIVES


EXECUTIVE COMMITTEES

Ad Hoc Committee

An Ad Hoc Committee, initiated by the Executive Council, provides administrative assistance to the Executive Committee in order to facilitate the operations of the Association under whose authority it operates, and in those matters assigned to it in accordance with the By-laws.

Also, these committees are formed from the necessity to provide single events activities which are inclusive of the entire student body.

Elections committee

Elections committee which will be responsible for all elections and referendums. Said committee will be appointed in September of the academic year. The elections committee is responsible for preparing elections and referendums, setting up and organizing the polls, counting the ballots and announcing the results.

OTHER COMMITTEES

Student Arbitration Committee

The Committee is composed of six members. The members shall be appointed by the outgoing Cabinet before April 1st. Appointment is approved by at least a two-thirds vote of the outgoing Cabinet.  At least three of the six members of the Committee must be enrolled in the Faculty of Theology (Concentration in Ethics) or in the Faculty of Canon Law.

Council of Constitution & Policy (CCP)

Council of Constitution & Policy (CCP): three individuals picked by the outgoing committee and voted by student council to oversee the student council to ensure they are following the constitution, by-laws and policy.

ELECTIONS

Executive council election

This year we will have an election for the members of the executive council exceptionally at the end of June 2021.  If you are interested in nominating a candidate or yourself, the deadline for receiving nomination form is June 4th at 6pm.  Please find the attached forms for the positions of President, VP Internal, VP External, Treasurer, and Secretary.  FILLABLE FORMS HERE 

For further inquiries please contact us at spusa-aeusp@ustpaul.ca

 

Thrive Wellness: Support Group Club

Join us each week in setting intentions, unpacking our thoughts and developing strategies for a healthy, meaningful life though fun activities, laughter, open and honest conversations with our community here at St. Paul.  For more information please contact Shauna Peaker at speka064@uottawa.ca.

This club will resume its activities in September.

IVCF Bible Study

We exist as a way for students to thoughtfully engage with the Christian faith through Bible study, prayer, and life in community with one another.  We welcome students of all (or no) faith backgrounds and Christian traditions!  For more information please contact Holly Stiller at hstil049@uottawa.ca.

Peer Ambassadors

Saint Paul University is looking for engaged, creative, multi-skilled students who want to do volunteer work and help spread the word about SPU! Get a one-of-a-kind professional experience while earning exclusive prizes by becoming an ambassador! Sign-up here. 

Debate Club

The debate club is an opportunity to hear from different sides on issues chosen that are important to you. Come listen, learn & share your opinions that matter.  For more information please contact akeza091@uottawa.ca

Academic Club of Peace-Conflict Studies

ACPCS was founded in an effort to develop an academic framework for Peace and Conflict Studies through inviting guest lecturers, organizing student conferences and seminars, and screening the documentaries as joint projects between Saint Paul University and the University of Ottawa. The core research of ACPCS focuses on internal security, issues of peace, and regional conflicts.  Please contact us at academicclubpcs@gmail.com or through Facebook.

Anime Club

Saint Paul University’s Anime Club was founded to gather japanese anime lovers in order to share, discuss and watch new animes. The members of this club will have the opportunity of participating in Comic Con, Anime North and other events, sell their anime creations and take advantage for the partnership between SPUAC and the University of Ottawa and Carleton University.   The person responsible for this club has just graduated. Congrats!

If you are interested in being the lead for this fun club, please contact Christelle at cmuku050@uottawa.ca.

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