Category Archive: News

SUSK Announces Bitter Harvest National Tour

The Ukrainian Canadian Students’ Union (SUSK), together with dFilms and our Ukrainian Student Organizations (USOs), is excited to announce that it will be launching pre-screenings across Canada for the most anticipated film of the year: Bitter Harvest. Although the movie is slated for a March 3rd release across Canada, SUSK will share the feature film across …

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SUSK Participates in Symposium for Higher Education Reform in Ukraine

SUSK Participates in Symposium for Higher Education Reform in Ukraine  Pictured left to right: Dr. Olenka Bilash (Director, RIDRU), Fahim Rahman (President, U of A Students’ Union), Cassian Soltykevych (President, SUSK) and Stephanie Nedoshytko (External Relations Director, SUSK)   On the morning of December 9th, SUSK President Cassian Soltykevych and Executive Relations Director Stephanie Nedoshytko …

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SUSK Commemorates Holodomor Across Canada

SUSK Commemorates Holodomor Awareness Week Across Canada Photo credit: USS Alberta and Danylo Moussienko (graphic designer)   November is the month of Holodomor commemoration, the famine-genocide of the Ukrainian people in 1932-1933. An estimated 7-10 million people were starved to death and ruthlessly tortured by the Soviet regime. In light of this, SUSK commemorates this …

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SUSK Attends Commemoration of Babyn Yar

SUSK Attends Commemoration of Babyn Yar The Ukrainian Canadian Students’ Union (SUSK) is honoured to have participated in the 75th anniversary of the human tragedy that occurred at Babyn Yar (Babi Yar), a ravine in Kyiv. Babyn Yar has become a major symbol of the destruction of Europe’s Jews during the Holocaust. This by far …

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SUSK Participates in Historic UCC XXV Triennial Congress

SUSK Participates in Historic UCC XXV Triennial Congress The Ukrainian Canadian Students’ Union (SUSK) is privileged to have participated the in XXV Triennial Congress of Ukrainian Canadians. The Congress, held in Regina, Saskatchewan, featured over 250 delegates who took part in discussions and dialogue that will set the priorities and direction for the Ukrainian Canadian …

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SUSK Releases USO Toolkit, Completes UCC Dragons Project

The Ukrainian Canadian Students’ Union (SUSK) is proud to announce the completion of the USO Toolkit Project for Ukrainian Student Organizations (USOs).   In November 2013, SUSK secured funding through the UCC Ukrainian Dragons competition for several initiatives, including the creation of a USO Toolkit. Through such a program, SUSK intends to actively provide students …

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UCC and SUSK Welcome Connor Moen as New National Coordinator

The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) and the Ukrainian Canadian Students’ Union (SUSK) are pleased to announce the appointment of Connor Moen as the new National Coordinator. Connor recently completed his Bachelor’s degree in Political Science at the University of Saskatchewan and will join the UCC staff in Ottawa on September 6, 2016. As the National …

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SUSK Alumni’s feature film making headlines

Check out this article, featuring our very own SUSK Alumni, Adriana Luhovy, and her upcoming film, with a tentative title of “Recovery Room”. “The documentary deals with the current war in Eastern Ukraine, and the diaspora’s response on the humanitarian level”  

Conclusion of the 2016 National SUSK Congress

The Ukrainian Canadian Students’ Union (SUSK) is pleased to report on the successful completion of the 2016 National SUSK Congress held in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan from May 5th to 8th, 2016. Approximately 40 delegates from post-secondary institutions across Canada came together for this year’s National Congress, themed SUSKatoon. “This year one of our main objectives was …

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PLAST Canada is looking for a Summer Camps Coordinator/Administrator

Пласт Канади шукає мотивованого і організованого студента для роботи протягом літа на позицію адміністратора таборів та розробника таборових програм. Успішний кандидат повинен мати такі якості: • досвідчений користувач комп’ютера добре орієнтується у офісних та адміністративних процедурах. • вільно володіє англійською та українською мовами. Робота з червня по серпень 2016 року терміном 14 тижнів , протягом …

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Summer Employment Opportunity – Journalism

Journalism Student Summer Employment Opportunity TheNew Pathway is looking for new journalists for our summer paid internship. This internship is open to journalism students who are currently enrolled in post secondary program in a field of study that will lead to a career in journalism. Interns work with full-time staff in a challenging but supportive …

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Bursary Available for Hamilton Region!

This Award, created in 2010 in memory of Alice Mykytyshyn, a Founding Member of The Taras Shevchenko Home for the Aged, is an annual bursary open to first year students accepted to a post-secondary institution for the term beginning in September, or those who are re-entering in September. For more information on the award eligibility, application information, …

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UCC-Toronto is hiring!

The Ukrainian Canadian Congress – Toronto branch is looking for an Administrative Assistant for the summer 2016! Check out the attached link for more information Summer Employment Opportunity – Administrative Assistant Employment is from June to August, 2016 for 8 to 10 weeks during this period. Salary is $12.00 per hour. Application deadline: May 25, …

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Buduchnist Credit Union Jobs Available!

Check out these two job postings available through Buduchnist Credit Union (BCU) Banking Programmer Analyst Network Administrator

CUCC is Looking for a Website Content Administrator

The Canada-Ukraine Chamber of Commerce has partnered with the Conference Board of Canada to implement a five year project aimed at increasing trade and investment between Ukraine and Canada.  The Canada-Ukraine Chamber of Commerce is seeking to fill the following team positions in Canada: WEBSITE CONTENT ADMINISTRATOR The role of the Website Content Manager is carried …

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Scholarship Award Available for Media Studies, Communications and Journalism Students

The 2016  Wrista Award in Communications, Journalism and Media Studies from the Canadian Foundation for  Ukrainian Studies is currently accepting applicants! The purpose of the Olga Wirsta Award is to encourage and assist students in Communications, Journalism or Media Studies at the Masters or Doctoral levels who are enrolled in an accredited Canadian University. For …

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Job Available in Thunder Bay

Ukrainian Credit Union has a job posting for interested students in Thunder Bay! Check out the full post below, or on their website here Member Services Representative Position Name Member Services Representative P/T – Thunder Bay Position Description Ukrainian Credit Union Limited has a position available for a part time Member Service Representative in our Thunder …

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Student Summer Job Opportunity with Ukrainian Women’s Association of Canada (UWAC)

The Ukrainian Women’s Association of Canada (UWAC) is offering a Student Summer Job Opportunity which may be of interest to students in Alberta. Check out the full position posting here  

UCPBA Job Postings

Ukrainian Canadian Professional Business Association REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR WEBSITE DESIGN Please click here to view the UCPBA RFP for Website Redesign Key Dates: 1.     RFP release date: April, 2016 2.     Submission of questions on RFP: April 25, 2016 3.     Preliminary proposals due: May 1, 2016 4.     Shortlist notification: May 8, 2016 5.     Shortlist interviews (if …

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Enlightenment Through Medicine – Transformation of Ukraine Through Medical Education

SUSK is pleased to invite you to a presentation and discussion entitled Enlightenment Through Medicine – Transformation of Ukraine through Medical Education” featuring Dr. Ulana Suprun Director of Patriot Defence and Executive Director of the Rehabilitation School of Medicine Ukrainian Catholic University, LVIV. The presentation will discuss some of the challenges in the Ukrainian Medical system and …

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