OTTAWA, December 6, 2018 – The Canadian Alliance of Student Associations (CASA) welcomed a new member, the Camosun College Student Society (CCSS), located in Victoria, BC, during its special general meeting on November 30th. The ~9,500 students at Camosun College will now have their concerns heard among decision-makers on Parliament Hill, and will play a major role in improving the post-secondary system for all those studying in Canada.
OTTAWA, November 22, 2018 – Students from across the country will travel to Ottawa next week to bring important issues from their campuses to the attention of politicians on Parliament Hill. As participants of Advocacy Week, an event organized by the Canadian Alliance of Student Associations (CASA) and the Quebec Student Union (QSU), they will be highlighting struggles that international students, graduate students, student researchers, and post-secondary students at large face in getting the most out of their education.
OTTAWA, November 6, 2018 – The government’s Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities (HUMA) released a report echoing some of the recommendations made by students earlier this year.
Short Term 6 Month Contract (subject to renewal)
Reporting to the Executive Director and working in close collaboration with other home office staff, the Stakeholder and Member Relations Officer will manage numerous partnerships and relationships required for CASA’s advocacy activities. They will manage internal and external relationships in an effort towards member recruitment and retention. This position will require extensive travel throughout Ontario and potentially across Canada. This is a short term contract position- the position will be staffed by an outside contractor, who is preferably based in Ottawa, Toronto, or Montreal. Salary $42,500 annually prorated.