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ACCSA Joins MAPSS

ACCSA Joins MAPSS

Press Release, Assiniboine Community College Students' AssociationThe ACC Students' Association has been officially accepted as the newest member of the Manitoba Alliance of Post-Secondary Students (MAPSS). The MAPSS mission is to improve the accessibility, affordability, and quality of...

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Career Starters

Career Starters

Written by Rob Starkell, Partner, West-Can Human Resource SolutionsOver this past week, the ACCSA partnered with West-Can HR Solutions in Brandon to bring students the opportunity to learn from employment/HR professionals key tips for job search, interview preparation, and new job expectations. It...

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Project Red

Project Red

Project Red has historically been an initiative designed to connect students in need over the holidays with a college department that provides a holiday hamper, complete with a holiday dinner and some gifts for them and their family members. This annual campaign will run again this year, with a few changes due to increase in demand and ease of navigating pandemic restrictions. Find out more in this article.

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Easy Tips to Stay Healthy When You Don’t Have Time

Easy Tips to Stay Healthy When You Don’t Have Time

Written by Brandy Robertson, Wellness Advisor, Learning Commons, Assiniboine Community College Well folks, we’ve reached November; the weather is getting colder; we lose an hour of daylight starting this Sunday, November 7; oh, AND we only have a month and a half left of school until the holiday...

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Advocacy 101

Advocacy 101

Students have access to advocates through the Students’ Association. Advocates work with students who find themselves in trouble with the college by assisting them to understand their rights and responsibilities under the ACC policies. What is an Appeal?  An appeal is the process that allows...

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Student Space Improvements, Have Your Say

Student Space Improvements, Have Your Say

Victoria Avenue East, North Hill Campus (including Len Evans Centre, Manitoba Institute for Culinary Arts, and the Greenhouse), Winnipeg, Southport, and the various other campuses that are part of Assiniboine Community College, all host space for students. Is this space adequate? Is it providing...

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Lighting Up the Satellites

Lighting Up the Satellites

Written by Annelisea Parkinson, Student Development Coordinator Assiniboine students are all over Westman and the ACCSA had fun visiting these campuses over the past week. The aim of the ACCSA is to ensure that all students feel supported and heard. We do this by ensuring students on all our...

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ACCSA September 2021 Election Candidates

ACCSA September 2021 Election Candidates

The following individuals have been confirmed as candidates for the following positions:       Student Name Position (bold if contested) Gurjiwan Singh Brar Vice President Engagement Anhaddeep Kaur Vice President Engagement Isaac Omonaiye School of Agriculture & Environment...

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Wellness Wednesday – Ft. I.M. Well App

Wellness Wednesday – Ft. I.M. Well App

Did you know that as an Assiniboine student you have access to the I.M. Well App? It's a wonderful tool for monitoring your mental health, finding tips & tricks to reduce stress and keep your mind healthy so you can achieve your very best as a student and in day to day life. Check it our on...

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Apps for Student Success

Apps for Student Success

Hello students! As the ACCSA, we want to make sure you’re staying on top of your studies, while also engaging in all that the College and ACCSA have to offer you during your time here! In an increasingly digital world, it’s important that you make sure you know what you have access to as a...

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