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ACCSA Statement on Kamloops Residential School

ACCSA Statement on Kamloops Residential School

BRANDON MB - It is with deep condolences and heart break that we acknowledge this release of information in support of our indigenous students and staff. On May 27, 2021, it was announced an unmarked mass grave site of indigenous children had been uncovered in Kamloops British Columbia. The grave...

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Tax Filing Resources for Students

Tax Filing Resources for Students

Filing taxes can be daunting for many people, especially if you're a student doing it on your own for the first time. With a few of the tips below provided by ACCSA Staff, you will be filing your taxes in no time with confidence before the deadline of April 30th 2021.   What You Need to File Taxes...

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ACCSA Election Candidates

ACCSA Election Candidates

The ACCSA is currently holding an Election for the Students' Association Council! Scroll down to find out who your candidates are that will serve as the ACCSA Council for the 2021-2022 Council Term! 2021-2022 Election Candidates   President Ashley Fordyce Vice President Governance Nathan...

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Farmers Protest

Farmers Protest

September 2020, the month when Indian government passed new laws for the Indian farmers, but it came up as a piece of paper issuing a “Death Warrant” for the farmers of India. During November farmers from Punjab and Haryana started marching towards Delhi protesting, demanding to repeal the laws....

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Respect, Educate, Empower Survivors

Respect, Educate, Empower Survivors

We would like to remind our campus community that we have partnered with REES for online reporting of sexual violence. Sexual violence refers to any sexual act or act targeting a person’s sexuality, gender identity or gender expression, whether the act is physical or psychological in nature, that...

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President’s Report

President’s Report

Salutations students, I can see the finish line!!! We are in our final semester, this has been an interesting journey due to COVID 19. There has been a lot of transitioning from strictly face to face, to now blending delivery. We have learned that even in uncertain times we can thrive and that we...

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Spring Break Activities & Covid

Spring Break Activities & Covid

The week of March 1 to 5 is Spring Break for many programs at Assiniboine. Students are encouraged to disconnect for a while, take a “break” from screen time, get some exercise and fresh air. It looks like we will see real Spring Break temperatures, ranging form -12 ish to +1 ish Celsius, so...

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SuperWoman Conference & International Women’s Day

SuperWoman Conference & International Women’s Day

The Brandon Chamber of Commerce has graciously opened up FREE registration for all full-time ACC Students to attend their upcoming virtual event, the 2021 Superwoman Conference, on March 11th 2021! All students are invited & encouraged to attend, regardless of program or location. Click here...

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Contests, Food Security, and Recipes

Contests, Food Security, and Recipes

As we head into the month of March, Nutrition Month, food is top of mind for many of us. Maintaining a nutritional diet is important for everyone, particularly students because it helps your mind stay sharp so you can excel in your courses. For some, food, not only nutritional food, but food in...

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Awards Applications Open

Awards Applications Open

The ACCSA believes the student experience goes beyond the classroom. "The ACCSA believes strongly in celebrating student success throughout their time at the College. One way that we do this is by providing a number of scholarships and awards for exceptionally deserving students," said Matthew...

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