OPIRG Events

Community Day and BBQ

Thursday September 24, 11am to 3pm (BBQ begins at 11:30) What’s better than a BBQ to kick off the beginning of school? A FREE ONE. Come check out the community garden and community groups while you enjoy lunch on us. OPIRG is hungry for social, political and environmental change, but we’re also hungry for BBQ.

Alternative Welcome Week Sept 21-24

Alternative Welcome Week offers 100% FREE events to introduce students to the dynamic social, environmental and political movements in our beautiful city of Windsor, both on and off campus. This includes things like local music, food, fair trade coffee and events to encourage students to be active at all levels of society – from forming

Canada in Africa — 300 years of Aid and Exploitation

Tuesday, September 22 6:30 pm Oak Room Vanier Hall We are pleased to announce that Yves Engler will be doing a talk and book launch on September 22nd! If you’ve ever wondered why 45% of Africans still live on less than one dollar a day you should read his book. Yves Engler continues his groundbreaking

New OPIRG board elected

On Sunday March 29, 2015  OPIRG held its Annual General Meeting The following were elected: Eileen Chen, Bilal Uddin Khan, Curtis Makish, Sophie Nelson-Crouse, David Oettgen, Abdur Rahmin, Zhenglei Shi

Carnival of Activism Coming to the CAW

Join us this Tuesday, January 27th, for a day of action at the Carnival of Activism! From 10AM to 4PM the CAW will be filled with attractions such as a bouncy castle, free coffee, bake sale, photo booth, and much more! Come by to learn about OPIRG and how to get involved.

Meet and Greet

The OPIRG board of directors is holding a Meet and Greet for all volunteers and work study placements, Sunday Oct 5 at 372 California. Free finger food and beverages

Doce De Marzo

Join OPIRG-Windsor at the Dominion House to celebrate our 20th anniversary with a $15 all you can eat taco bar! There will be a 50/50 draw, live music, and great friends! Don’t forget to wear your poncho and sombrero Time: Wednesday 5:00PM Location: The Dominion House, 3140 Sandwich St, Windsor

OPIRG Orientation & Drop-in

Join us for Orientation & Drop-In at the OPIRG House, 372 California (one block east of Sunset beside the Community Garden across the street from the Education Building) Tuesday Sept 24 and Wednesday Sept 25 from 2pm to 3pm free fair trade coffee, tea, hot chocolate with Oreos for dipping Below is a list of

Alternative Welcome Week Schedule

OPIRG Windsor is pleased present the schedule of the Alternative Welcome Week 2013. The Alterntive Welcome Week comprises of several events focusing on different aspects of social and environmental justice. Please scroll down to see the full schedule. Sept 9th: Environmental Justice Day (CAW Commons): 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM : Smoothies by Together We

Alternative Welcome Week 2013

Alternative Welcome Week is a fun and informative week during September 9th to the 13th that is focused on anti-oppression in all forms. All the organizations, causes, and clubs allied with OPIRG have a chance to represent themselves through various events, workshops, discussions, performances, and collaborative activities. The goal is to expose students and other