Jhr McGill

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Exec Elections 2015/2016

We are holding elections for a new exec team!   Anyone is welcome to apply for an exec position. In order to apply, send a short 100-200 word blurb to jhrmcgill@gmail.com explaining who you are and why you are applying for this position. Include your blurb in an email with the subject heading “Name: Position” (ex. Amy: VP Communications). […]

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JHR Exec Elections (2014-2015)

Hey everyone! With the school year fast approaching, we’re getting ready to hold elections for the remaining positions of the exec team! Anyone is welcome to apply for an exec position. In order to apply, send a short 100-200 word blurb to jhrmcgill@gmail.com explaining who you are and why you are applying for this position. Include your blurb […]

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Bill 60: The Quebec Secular Question

The Charter of Values was a piece of legislation proposed by the Parti Québécois, the former provincial government of Quebec, that would ban the wearing of conspicuous religious attire by public sector workers. The bill has since died as the PQ lost to the Quebec Liberals in the April 2014 provincial elections; however the discussion […]

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Faith and Freedom: A Panel on Human Rights and Religion

Journalists for Human Rights in collaboration with Amnesty International presents Faith and Freedom. The areas of focus will include the intersection of religion and human rights in media (specifically: freedom of press), politics (fundamentalism, social movements and uprisings, religious tribunals), and daily practice (religious education, dress, etc.) We also hope to achieve a greater understanding […]

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JHR EXEC Elections (2013-2014)

It’s that time of year again…we are holding elections for a new exec team! Anyone is welcome to apply for an exec position. In order to apply, send a short 100-200 word pensketch to jhrmcgill@gmail.com explaining who you are and why you are applying for this position. Include your pensketch in an email with the subject heading “Name: […]

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Tune into our Speaker’s Panel Discussion on Women’s Rights tonight!

Date: March 20th (5:30pm) Today we are hosting a Speaker’s Panel on Women’s Rights featuring… MARINA NEMAT – Author of The Prisoner of Tehran and After Tehran.http://www.marinanemat.com/ JUNIPER GLASS – Senior Director, Strategy and Partnerships of Girls Action Foundation http://girlsactionfoundation.ca/ SAMSAM AHMED – Former President of Women’s Place Ottawa, prominent human rights activist, and social worker. […]

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Welcome to winter semester with jhr!

Activities Night Activities Night will be held in SSMU on Thursday, January 19. Stop by to be part of a jhr workshop, or simply to say hello and learn more about the club. Looking forward to seeing you there! General Meeting Stay tuned for the date and time of our bi-annual general meeting. Everyone (new […]

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jhr McGill needs you to “holler” and drink. Y’dig? HOLLER On Nov 1st and 2nd (Tue and Wed), we will be set up in the SSMU kiosk from 11 am to 5 pm with information on sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo and its effect on lives/communities. We will have a video camera […]

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jhr 2011-2012 Executive Elections: Call for Candidates

Submissions of Candidacy DUE: Sunday March 27th, 5pm Elections: Wednesday March 30th, 5:30pm in the Break Out Room (2nd floor of SSMU) Facebook event: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=142873015778791 We’ve had an amazing year at jhr McGill, and it’s time to elect next year’s executive. Any SSMU student is eligible to run  and to vote as long as you are […]

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