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In this edition:

  • Notice: SGPS Summer Office Hours
  • Athletics Commission Office Hours
  • SGPS Orientation Round Table Committee
  • Got Career Questions?
  • Ontario Graduate Policy Research Challenge
  • Graduating Soon?
  • TEDXQUEENSUSALON Event
  • SGPS on Social Media
  • Corporate Goodlife Membership
  • PSAC Local 901 News & Updates
  • Let’s Talk Field Biology

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In this edition:

  • Upcoming Events
  • SGPS Events Calendar
  • Bootcamp Class
  • Pool at the Grizz
  • Learn to Run!
  • SGPS Workshop Series
  • Bootcamp Class
  • Athletics Commission Office Hours
  • SGPS Orientation Round Table Committee
  • International Commission Office Hours
  • SGPS Awards 2016-2017
  • Got Career Questions?
  • Summer Production Team Applications
  • Ontario Graduate Policy Research Challenge
  • Interval Training Workout
  • Apply to become a Bystander Intervention Facilitator
  • PSAC Local 901 News & Updates

To view the newsletter, click here: Newsletter-00205-March2017

SGPS Awards 2016-2017

Due to overwhelming demand, the deadline for nominations has been extended until April 7th 2017.
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The SGPS has opened a call for nominations to recognize the exceptional work of its membership and the Queen’s University community.

The awards are…

  • The SGPS Student Contribution Award – for SGPS members who have made a significant contribution to the SGPS membership and/or Queen’s Community.
  • The SGPS Staff/Faculty Excellence Award – for Queen’s University staff/faculty members who have made a significant contribution to the SGPS membership outside of the classroom.
  • The SGPS Teaching Assistant/Teaching Fellow Excellence Award – for SGPS members who have worked as a Teaching Assistant or Teaching Fellow in the past 12 months and have also made a significant contribution to the SGPS membership and/or Queen’s Community.

The deadline for nominations will be on April 7th 2017 and there is only one award available in each category.

To nominate someone or to learn more, check out sgps.ca/sgps-awards/

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In this edition:

  • Be a Part of Our Team
  • Mental Health Support Survey
  • Fighting For Our TA & TF Contracts
  • Corporate Goodlife Membership
  • SGPS Events Calendar
  • Rock Climbing
  • Expressions Against Oppression: Photography, Poetry and Spoken Word
  • Learn to Run!
  • SGPS Semi Formal
  • Athletics Commission Office Hours
  • SGPS Orientation Round Table Committee
  • Workshop Series
  • Healthy Cooking
  • Tactics to Reduce Anxiety
  • International Commission Office Hours
  • Bus Trip with QUIC
  • WouldURather Contest
  • Engagement Opportunities
  • Queen’s Community Forum on Racism, Diversity, and Inclusion
  • Ontario Graduate Policy Research Challenge
  • Simple Snacks to Fuel Your Fitness
  • Fighting For Our TA & TF Contracts!
  • PSAC Local 901 News & Updates
  • You KNOW You Need COR When . . .
  • Kingston Regional Heritage Fair
  • Participants Needed For Eye Movement Study!
  • Mental Health Support Survey
  • Information Sessions: Policy on Sexual Violence Involving Queen’s University Students
  • Healthy Cooking Workshop for Graduate & Professional Students
  • UFILE

To view the newsletter, click here: Newsletter-00204-March2017

SGPS Job Openings

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We are now accepting applications for the following positions:

  • Athletics Commissioner
  • International Commissioner
  • Social Commissioner
  • Equity & Diversity Commissioner
  • Student Advisors

Job descriptions and application deadline for these positions can be found here.

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In this edition:

  • SGPS Election and Referendum 2017-2018 Results
  • SGPS Health & Dental Survey – Have Your Say
  • SGPS Events Calendar
  • Grizzly Grill Social
  • Wheelchair Basketball – Sports Hour
  • Meditation Workshop
  • Rock Climbing
  • SGPS Orientation Round Table Committee
  • Jack.ORG
  • SGPS Council Needs You!!
  • Workshop Series
  • Join Us!
  • Bystander Intervention
  • Movie Screening
  • SGPS on Social Media
  • International Commissioner Office Hours
  • WOULDURATHER Contest
  • Athletics Commission Office Hours
  • Engagement Opportunities
  • Simple Snack to Fuel Your Fitness
  • Information Sessions
  • Participants Needed for Eye Movement Study!

To view the newsletter, click here: Newsletter-00203-February2017

2017-2018 SGPS Elections

Total number of ballots cast in the election: 258 (approx. 6.18 percent of the SGPS membership)

Voter Turnout By Faculty

Faculty  Number of Voters  Percentage of Total Voters
Arts & Science  90  34.88%
Engineering and Applied Science  16  6.2%
School of Business  0  0%
Faculty of Law  122  47.26%
Faculty of Health Sciences  10  3.88%
Faculty of Education  9  3.49%
Prefer not to disclose  11  4.26%

President

Do you agree to the acclamation of Adam Grotsky to the position of President of the Society of Graduate and Professional Students at Queen’s University?
Yes  206
No  34

VP Campaigns and Community Affairs

Do you agree to the acclamation of Tyler Morrison to the position of VP Campaigns and Community Affairs of the Society of Graduate and Professional Students at Queen’s University?
Yes  188
No  31

VP Finance and Services

Do you agree to the acclamation of Lauren Peacock to the position of VP Finance and Services of the Society of Graduate and Professional Students at Queen’s University?
Yes  196
No  24

VP Graduate

Do you agree to the acclamation of Stéfy McKnight to the position of VP Graduate of the Society of Graduate and Professional Students at Queen’s University?
Yes  211
No  24

VP Professional

Do you agree to the acclamation of Russell Durward to the position of VP Professional of the Society of Graduate and Professional Students at Queen’s University?
Yes  197
No  41

Graduate Student Senator

Do you agree to the acclamation of Alexandru Sonoc to the position of Graduate Student Senator of the Society of Graduate and Professional Students at Queen’s University?
Yes  196
No  39

Referendum Results

Should the Society of Graduate and Professional Students at Queen’s University renew a fee of $5.00 (mandatory) for Queen’s Legal Aid?
Yes: 218 No: 35

Should the Society of Graduate and Professional Students at Queen’s University renew a fee of $58.93 (mandatory) for Student Wellness Services (Health and Counselling)?
Yes: 206 No: 47

Should the Society of Graduate and Professional Students at Queen’s University renew a fee of $19.86 (mandatory) for Walkhome?
Yes: 162 No: 90

Should the Society of Graduate and Professional Students at Queen’s University renew a fee of $0.50 (mandatory) for Campus Observation Room?
Yes: 170 No: 82

Should the Society of Graduate and Professional Students at Queen’s University establish a fee of $5.00 (mandatory) for the Queen’s Clubs Office?
Yes: 132 No: 120

Should the Society of Graduate and Professional Students at Queen’s University establish a fee of $3.00 (mandatory) for the Ban Righ Centre?
Yes: 171 No: 79

Should the Society of Graduate and Professional Students at Queen’s University establish a fee of $1.35 (mandatory) for the Centre for Teaching and Learning?
Yes: 171 No: 79

Should the Society of Graduate and Professional Students at Queen’s University renew a fee of $1.00 (optional) for HIV/AIDs Regional Services (HARS)?
Yes: 212 No: 40

Should the Society of Graduate and Professional Students at Queen’s University renew a fee of $0.90 (optional) for Levana Gender Advocacy Centre?
Yes: 191 No: 60

Should the Society of Graduate and Professional Students at Queen’s University renew a fee of $0.87 (optional) for Oxfam Queen’s?
Yes: 173 No: 76

Should the Society of Graduate and Professional Students at Queen’s University renew a fee of $1.77 (optional) for Reelout Arts Project Inc.?
Yes: 174 No: 74

Should the Society of Graduate and Professional Students at Queen’s University renew a fee of $3.00 (optional) for Union Gallery?
Yes: 177 No: 70

Should the Society of Graduate and Professional Students at Queen’s University establish a fee of $1.00 (optional) for Camp Outlook?
Yes: 182 No: 68

Should the Society of Graduate and Professional Students at Queen’s University establish a fee of $1.00 (optional) for Queen’s Daycare Centre?
Yes: 213 No: 40

Should the Society of Graduate and Professional Students at Queen’s University establish a fee of $1.00 (optional) for Sexual Assault Centre Kingston?
Yes: 226 No: 27

Should the Society of Graduate and Professional Students at Queen’s University establish a fee of $0.75 (optional) for Telephone Aid Line Kingston?
Yes: 202 No: 50

SGPS E-NEWSLETTER 0202

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In this edition:

  • SGPS Elections and Referendum 2017-2018
  • SGPS Events Calendar
  • Welcome Back Board Game Night
  • Wheelchair Basketball – Sports Hour
  • Meditation Workshop
  • SGPS Orientation Round Table Committee
  • Jack.org
  • SGPS Council Needs You!!
  • Join Us!
  • Bystander Intervention
  • Movie Screening
  • SGPS on Social Media
  • Need to Chat or Rant or Just Hang Out?
  • Engineering Society Coding Competition
  • Accessibility of the Library Website
  • WouldURather Contest
  • Arts Department Reps: Graduate Arts Council Opportunity
  • PSAC Local 901 News & Updates

To view the newsletter, click here: Newsletter-00202-February2017