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An Update from the VP Finance

July 7, 2017

Hello everyone, My name is Rizki and I am your VP Finance. It has been exciting to return to this position for a second year. I’m writing to explain a few of the projects that I have been working on lately. I started off my year with Leader Action, which is a leadership conference that […]

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Resignation of the Vice President of Social Affairs

July 5, 2017

SFUO Statement Regarding the Resignation of the Vice President of Social Affairs The Student Federation of the University of Ottawa would like to announce the resignation of the VP of Social Affairs, Jonathan Chin-Fook, effective immediately. The VP of Social Affairs submitted his letter of resignation on July 4th, 2017. The SFUO would like to […]

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A Note About Ramadan

June 19, 2017

A note from the SFUO President on Ramadan: Hello everyone, My name is Hadi Wess, I am the President of the SFUO, and I am writing to tell you about Ramadan. We are nearing the end of Ramadan, which is a holy month when many Muslims fast until night-time. Ramadan is 30 long and challenging […]

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10 Reasons You Should Learn French While At uOttawa

June 2, 2017

1. Your friends will freak out because there’s no more space in that mandatory class they need to graduate… And you’ll think to yourself, “meh, no biggie, I’ll just take it in French”… 2. You’ll receive 1000$ bonus to study in a cool language. 3. You can hang out on campus and overhear secret conversations […]

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7 Things that the Women’s Resource Centre Can Do For You

May 18, 2017


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These Study Hacks Will Change Your Life

May 15, 2017

1. Take Care of Yourself Eat well, do something active, get a good night’s sleep, and drink lots of water – it will boost your energy and concentration. 2. Create A Flexible Study Plan Make a schedule for all deadlines in the semester as soon as you get your syllabi. Know what’s coming up and […]

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Welcome to the SFUO Blog! This blog will serve as a tool to educate students about the events and services offered by the SFUO. We will explore the resources offered by the SFUO and post behind-the-scenes vlogs made by the SFUO Executives. In addition, we have partnered with several organizations that will write guest blogs […]

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SFUO Statement on Mental Health Services on Campus

March 17, 2017

OTTAWA – In light of the recent tragedy that happened on our campus on Tuesday March 14th, where a student took their own life, the SFUO wishes to extend our most sincere condolences and sympathies to the family and friends of those affected. The struggle for adequate mental health services on campus is an ongoing […]

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Update of the Elections Committee

February 10, 2017

To the SFUO student membership, We are addressing you as the Elections Committee. Our committee is comprised of 4 BoA Faculty Directors who were elected by the Board of Administration. During the week of February 6th-10th there were complaints presented to the Elections Office, as a result, the Elections Director made a decision to address […]

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The SFUO Stands in Solidarity with the Muslim Community

February 7, 2017

OTTAWA – In light of the tragedy which occurred in Quebec City on the evening of January 29th, we wish to extend our most sincere and profound condolences to the Muslim community, especially to those who have been directly affected by these events, from the family members of the victims to the communities in which they lived. […]

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