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2019 AUSU Council Retreat

AUSU just held its annual council retreat! Your student council met up in Edmonton, from across Canada, for a 2-day whirl-wind planning, brainstorming, and networking session!

Some highlights of the retreat include: 

  • Fantastic student social event bringing together AU students from across Canada
  • Student service overview and new opportunity discussions
  • Member engagement review and brainstorming
  • In-Person Meeting with AU AVP, Student and Academic Services, Dr. Alain May
  • In-Person Meeting with AU Chief of Staff, Gilbert Perras 
  • Brainstorming and prioritizing advocacy initiatives
  • Policy and Budget development and planning
  • Overview of AUSU strategic plan and executive work plans
  • In-person public council meeting
  • Hosted a recording of the “AUSU Open Mic” podcast, (to be released soon!)
  • Council team building and networking

Overall, it was a fun and productive weekend, with lots of plans, ideas, and discussions about how AUSU can best serve you, our members! 

If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at [email protected]