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Con-Ed Relay for Life Fundraiser: PIE IN THE FACE!

February 21, 2017

Relay for Life is fast approaching and in order to fundraise for this wonderful cause, we are bringing back the one, the only, PIE IN THE FACE! Come on out to University and Union on Monday March 6th from 1:00-4:00PM and check out what all the fuss is about! Help participants raise as much money as they can in 15 minutes so that they can pie their opponent in the face!

Interested in participating yourself? You and a friend can sign up at: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1B0bqW1iKuOd0d90OdMYIST_E57jKEfHgtamsSIfDyoE/edit?usp=sharing

Circle Wrestling!

February 21, 2017

Did you love Circle Wrestling at Con-Ed Camp? Didn't get a chance to come? Well, here is your chance! On March 5th from between 12 and 2 PM, come have some fun with your fellow Con-Eddies! We can't wait to see you there P.s - Coveralls/comfy clothes are encouraged!!

Con-Ed Formal 2017: Adventure Awaits!

February 21, 2017

Save the date! Con-Ed Formal 2017 is taking place on the evening of the Saturday, April 1st at the Holiday Inn Waterfront Hotel in the Islandview Ballroom. This year's theme is Adventure Awaits!

Tickets for the dinner and dance will be $45.00. Get your tickets early because the first 20 tickets sold will be for an early bird price of $40.00. If you only wish to participate in the dance portion of the evening, you can purchase a dance ticket for $20.00. Tickets sales will begin on Tuesday, March 7th at 9:00am in the Con-Ed Office, located in the lower JDUC.

Bursaries will be available for this event; simply send an email to socialaffairs@cesa.queensu.ca to learn more. Get excited because adventure awaits!

2017 Education Speaker Series

February 17, 2017

The 2017 Education Speaker Series (ESS) is happening on Sunday, March 12th! Here are all the details you need to know:

  • Registration opens at 9:30 the morning of with coffee and snacks
  • Speaker #1 @ 10:00-11:30: Steve Revington on "Authentic Learning & Creating Interesting and Meaningful Lessons"
  • A catered lunch from 11:30-12:30pm
  • Speaker #2 @ 12:30-2:00: Pete from Work Work's Kingston on "Structured Word Inquiry: Literacy Learning for all ages by making sense English spelling"
  • Speaker #3 @ 2:15-3:45: Jessi Lalonde on "Technology in the Classroom"

Save the date!

CESA Exec Election Results

February 8, 2017

Thank you so much to everyone that participated in CESA’s Winter Election. Congratulations to the following individuals for being successfully elected!

The Executive: Team JAL President: Liam Dowling Vice President (Internal): Joyce Chiang Vice President (External): Aryn Lang

Executive Administrator: Anjini Datt

Senator: Afsheen Chowdhury

Representative to the AMS: Carla Namkung

Second Year Representatives: Jathorsan Lingarajan and Makenzi Mellon

Third Year Representatives: Connie Trinh and Emily Walker

Fourth Year Representatives: Erica Frosst and Megan Kingvisser

This year, 58.5% of Con-Ed students voted in the election. In response to the vote of confidence for Team JAL to serve as the Executive, 5.1% of voters abstained, and of the remaining votes, 93.4% voted in confidence. In response to the vote of confidence for Anjini Datt to serve as the Executive Administrator, 11.4% of voters abstained, and of the remaining votes, 96.7% voted in confidence.

All of the candidates that ran in the election have proven themselves as incredible leaders, and it was wonderful to see the amazing campaigning that took place over the last few weeks. We are very proud of all of the candidates that ran in the election!

Winter Workshop Day

January 30, 2017

Stay tuned for more info about this semester's Winter Workshop Day!

Thank you!

January 26, 2017

Thank you to everyone who participated in Con-Ed Week 2017 events! We had a blast. If you have any comments or suggestions for next year, contact us (visit the "CONTACT US" tab of the website for email addresses).

NEW Con-Ed Merchandise

January 5, 2017

Introducing: NEW MERCH FOR 2017! We've got just what you need: toques, mittens, and mugs, OH MY! Toques are $10, mitts are $12, and mugs are $10. Show your Con-Ed pride with some fancy new gear. These items will be prizes in our Merch Search and for sale at our Merch Sale on January 9th, as well as in the Con-Ed office. Get yours early because supplies are limited!