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General Meetings: In Other Words

Monday, March 11, 2019 - 15:00 | Written By: Richard Wu

Written by Richard Wu, Federation of Students President.

What is a general meeting, and why should it matter to you?

Let's break it down.

gen·er·al meet·ing

/ˈjen(ə)rəl ˈmēdiNG/

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Balance for Better: International Women's Day 2019

Friday, March 8, 2019 - 09:45 | Written By: Yvonn Yu

Happy International Women’s Day [external link], Warriors!

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Cultural Caravan: Celebrating Diversity at UWaterloo

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - 09:45 | Written By: Erin Kuepfer

Cultural diversity is an important part of our school’s identity.

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RAISE Celebrates Its Official Launch

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 11:45 | Written By: Yvonn Yu

Students, staff, and University of Waterloo administration came together to celebrate the official launch of Feds' newest student-run service, Racial Advocacy for...

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Spotlight: MATES

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 10:15 | Written By: Yvonn Yu

Need someone to talk to? Mentor Assistance Through Education and Support, more popularly known as MATES, is your on-campus student peer-support counselling service.

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Opposition Does Not Equate to Marxism: in Response to the PC Government

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 10:15 | Written By: Lisa Umholtz

Yesterday, the PC government sent out an official PC party fundraising email where they described the actions of student unions in Ontario as “crazy Marxist nonsense.”

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2019 Election and Referendum Results Are In!

Friday, February 8, 2019 - 09:00 | Written By: Lisa Umholtz

The results of the 2019 Election and Referendum are in!

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Feds Sign National Letter Speaking Out Against Ancillary Fee Opt-out and OSAP Changes

Tuesday, January 29, 2019 - 14:15 | Written By: Lisa Umholtz

WATERLOO, ON - Today, together with over 75 post-secondary student associations across Canada representing over 1 million students, Federation of Students signed a letter voicing our collective disappointment with the provincial government’s...

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How Will the Recent Changes to Post-secondary Funding Affect You?

Friday, January 25, 2019 - 14:30 | Written By: Lisa Umholtz

VP Education Matthew Gerrits discusses the recent announcement from the provincial government and what it could mean for students. 

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Feds Responds to Announcement from Provincial Government

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 16:30 | Written By: Lisa Umholtz

“While a reduction in domestic tuition has the potential to make education more affordable for some students, other details in today’s announcement are cause for concern, and will have negative impacts on the accessibility of education in Ontario...