The UR Pride Centre is Hiring!

Executive Director Job Posting: Feb 24th 2017, Closing date March 17th 2017 by 5:00PM

The UR Pride Centre is seeking a dynamic, energetic, and passionate individual to join its team as our new Executive Director!
The UR Pride Centre for Sexuality and Gender Diversity is a small, non-profit organization that strives to contribute to the health and wellness of Gender and Sexually Diverse (GSD) people and communities at the University of Regina, the City of Regina, and area. UR Pride has roles in resource development, direct service programming, advocacy, peer support, public education, and community development. Please click the above link to view the job description, and for information on how to apply.

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Winter 2017 Postive Space Network Session Dates Announced

PSN Workshop Dates

Dates for Winter 2017!

* Students, Faculty, Staff and Community are welcome to attend!

Please confirm attendance/dates you plan to attend through email: project.coordinator@urpride.ca

Session 1: Intro To Positive Space Network
Feb 10th 12pm – 1pm

Session 2: Intro to Sexuality
March 3rd 12pm – 1pm

Session 3: Intro To Sex and Gender
March 31st 12pm – 1pm

Session 4: Working in Solidarity with Gender and Sexually Diverse Communities
April 14th 12pm – 1pm

Location: URSU Boardroom (221.2 Riddell Centre, University of Regina)

Please email: project.coordinator@urpide.ca to confirm attendance prior to workshop dates. Workshops may be subject to cancellation if no/low registration

Half Day Sessions:

Don’t forget that we also have a half day consolidated session once a month for those that would prefer one longer session to four shorter ones.
Upcoming Half-Day Sessions:
Feb 7th 12:30pm – 4:30pm
March 7th 12:30pm – 4:30pm
April 4th 12:30pm – 4:30pm
email project.coordinator@urpride.ca to confirm attendance, or with any questions you might have!

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All Gender Washroom list Updated

We’ve got a Page that lists the locations of All Gender Washrooms at the University of Regina! There have been a few new washrooms re-signed at the U of R – two in the Education Building, two in Kisik Towers, and two at Luther College. Check out the page here, and the list below:

All Gender Washrooms at the U of R

Since 2013, the University of Regina and been converting some existing single-occupancy gendered washrooms to an All Gender Designation. These All Gender washrooms are intended for use by anyone, of any gender identity or expression.
Click here for a list of buildings at the University of Regina, with a link to a downloadable version of the Campus Map.

You can find an All Gender Washroom here:
Riddell Centre – 2nd floor, Room 283.1, in between two gendered washrooms.

Lab Building – 1st floor, Room 138.2, in between two gendered washrooms in the main hall.

Dr. John Archer Library – 2 on the 1st floor, Room 107.15, Room 107.16, across from the Spacial and Numeric Data Services office.
2 on the 6th floor, Room 606.1.1, Room 606.1.2, by the Centre for Teaching and Learning.

Wakpa Tower (South Residence) – 2 on the 1st floor, Room 111, Room 112, beside the English as a Second Language Office.

Kisik Towers – 1 on the 1st floor of the East Building, Room 153. 1 on the 1st floor of the West Building, Room 139. **The All-Gender Washrooms in the Kisik Towers are behind a locked door that requires a residence key to access**

Centre for Kinesiology, Health, and Sport – 2 on the 1st floor, Room 142, Room 143, located by the northeast corner entrance, at the end of the coaching office hallway.

Education Building – 2 on the 2nd floor, Room 217, Room 218.

Luther College – 2 on the 1st floor, un-numbered rooms, both beside a gendered washroom in between rooms 101 and 100.

 

This document is a work in progress, and will be continually added to and updated.
Did you find an All Gender Washroom on campus that isn’t listed here? Let us know at contactus@urpride.ca

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Winter 2017 Sexual Health Clinic Dates Announced

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Our Sexual Health Clinic Dates for Winter 2017 have been announced:

Jan 18, 2017- 12:30 – 4:30 pm
Feb 15, 2017- 12:30 – 4:30 pm
March 22, 2017- 12:30 – 4:30 pm
April 12, 2017- 12:30 – 4:30 pm

All clinics are located in College West 117 (the Aboriginal Student Centre’s workshop space).

For more information about the clinic’s services, check out our brief summary here.

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Holiday Office Closure

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Hello Everyone!
Our office will be closed for the holiday – we head out of here on December 23rd, and will re-open for regular office hours on January 3rd.

Wishing you all a safe and restful holiday season,
UR Pride

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Call for Library Volunteer(s)!

Call for Library Volunteer(s)!

Library
The UR Pride Centre operates a small resource library. Members in good standing are permitted to sign materials out with staff or volunteers.
The Library Volunteer(s) will assist with the promotion, development, and administration of library services at the UR Pride Centre.

Duties:
The Library Volunteer(s) will:
-monitor the list of materials signed out, and follow up with overdue borrowers
-re-shelve returned books
-review and suggest new items for acquisition
-assist in the review and revision of library services at the UR Pride Centre
-assist in the development of library programming if desired

Successful candidates will:
-commit to at least one hour of volunteer duties every other week
-be reliable
-have good written and oral communication skills
-be able to physically return books to shelves of varying heights

Location of work:
The library, and all duties related to its upkeep, is located in the UR Pride lounge at 225 Riddell Centre. Hours of duties can be flexible.

How to apply:
Drop us a quick email outlining your interest in the position to executive.director@urpride.ca with the heading “Library Volunteer”, and we will be in touch about arranging a meeting to discuss more!

 

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Positive Space Sessions Winter 2016

Dates for Winter 2016!

* Students, Faculty, Staff and Community are welcome to attend!

Please confirm attendance/dates you plan to attend through email: project.coordinator@urpride.ca

Session 1: Intro To Positive Space Network
Jan 15 2016 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Session 2: Intro to Sexuality
Feb 26 2016 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Session 3: Intro To Sex and Gender
March 11 2016 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Session 4: Working in Solidarity with Gender and Sexually Diverse Communities
April 8 2016 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Location: URSU Boardroom (221.2 Riddell Centre, University of Regina)

You need to attend one of the dates from each session to obtain a certificate and attend one of the first session dates to get the magnet. Please email: project.coordinator@urpide.ca to confirm attendance prior to workshop dates. Workshops may be subject to cancellation if no/low registration

Half Day Sessions:

Don’t forget that we also have a half day consolidated session once a month for those that would prefer one longer session to four shorter ones. Our next Half Day session is February 22nd, 11:00 am – 3:30 pm. email project.coordinator@urpride.ca to confirm attendance.

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Upcoming Positive Space Sessions

Dates for Fall 2015!

* Students, Faculty, Staff and Community are welcome to attend!

Please confirm attendance/dates you plan to attend through email: project.coordinator@urpride.ca

Session 1: Intro To Positive Space Network
October 9th: 2:30 – 3:30 pm

Session 2: Intro to Sexuality
November 6th: 2:30 – 3:30 pm

Session 3: Intro To Sex and Gender
November 27th: 2:30 – 3:30 pm

Session 4: Working in Solidarity with Gender and Sexually Diverse Communities
December 11th: 2:30 – 3:30 pm

Location: URSU Boardroom (221.2 Riddell Centre, University of Regina)

You need to attend one of the dates from each session to obtain a certificate and attend one of the first session dates to get the magnet. Please email: project.coordinator@urpide.ca to confirm attendance prior to workshop dates. Workshops may be subject to cancellation if no/low registration

Find the event on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/events/1497028097274945/

Don’t forget that we also have a half day consolidated session once a month for those that would prefer one longer session to four shorter ones. Our next Half day session is October 27th, 11:00 am – 3:30 pm. Find the Facebook event at: https://www.facebook.com/events/539649059545364/

 

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September Half-Day Positive Space Session

Our session is currently FULL. If you would like to be placed on the waiting list in the case of cancellations, please email contactus@urpride.ca

We will be hosting another session in October, and will announce the dates by mid-September.

Our next half-day Positive Space Session is scheduled for September 22nd, 11:00 am – 3:30 pm!

This session will include the four core components of our regularly offered PSN sessions: Intro To Positive Space Network, Intro to Sexuality, Intro To Sex/Gender, Working in Solidarity with Gender and Sexually Diverse Communities.
Location: URSU Boardroom (Upstairs Riddell 221.2)
Time: 11:00 am – 3:30 pm

All are welcome to attend! These sessions are ideal for individuals working away from the University of Regina campus who would like to gain greater awareness and learn supportive tools about Gender and Sexually Diverse people and communities!

Workshop attendance is FREE! Space is limited, so register today!

Confirm your spot by emailing contactus@urpride.ca

 

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Summer Positive Space Network Sessions

There will be two spring/summer all day PSN certification sessions offered June 9th and again on July 8th. Each day will include the four core components of our regularly offered PSN sessions: Intro To Positive Space Network, Intro to Sexuality, Intro To Sex/Gender, Working in Solidarity with Gender and Sexually Diverse Communities
Location: URSU Boardroom (Upstairs Riddell 221.2)
Time: 10:00 am to 2:30 pm

All are welcome to attend! These sessions are ideal for individuals working away from the University of Regina campus who would like to gain greater awareness and learn supportive tools about Gender and Sexually Diverse people and communities!

Workshop attendance is FREE!


Please email: project.coordinator@urpride.ca to confirm attendance prior to workshop dates. 

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