UNICEF on Campus @ University of Calgary

October 10th, 2011

Badminton Tournament

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When: October 22nd

Where: University gold gym

What:- UNICEF on Campus 2011 BADMINTON TOURNAMENT!!! –

PMS: Kirtbir Chahal, Randy Luu, Gordon Chen

Are you good at badminton… fantastic at badminton… phenomenal at badminton?! Think you’ve got the skills to win the UNICEF on Campus 2011 Badminton Tournament?!

Make a team and come show us your skills!!!

All proceeds will be donated to the “Children Education”!!!


Team rules:
– Teams of 2 players
– 12 teams playing on the court at a time
– We are only accepting 16 teams

– Winning team receives a prize!!!!

Registration: 3pm-3:15pm
– $20.00 per team member.
– You will pay on the day of the game.
– Please message one of the PMS to register. Include your team name, and the names of your team members. Team members do not have to be U of C students.

Once 16 teams have registered, we will cap the event, and begin the wait list which will have 5 teams (10 people). Wait listed teams can pay $10/person to play on free courts during the tournament. When and/or if needed to play in tournament wait listed teams will pay the remaining $10/person (free courts are not assured, but more likely near the end of the tournament)

– Each person must bring their own badminton racket.
– Gym Attire required.
– We will try to provide some birdies, but please bring your own if you have them!!!

1. Teams will be trusted to play responsibly and honestly, as we will not be keeping score or have referees.

2. Team will be doubles, and it will be double elimination. Standard badminton rules will apply.

3. Point Advantage is in place

mix doubles vs. male doubles = mix team 6point lead
female doubles vs. male doubles = female team 10 point lead
female doubles vs. mixed doubles = female team 6 point lead

4. Games will start at 3:30 pm and continue until 8:30 pm. 


Volunteer Opportunities During /After Tournament
– Set up (2:30 – 3:30 pm)
– Sign in table/name tag
– Score keepers
– Time keepers
– Runners (run scores to bracket table, and other tasks)
– Take down (8 pm-8: 30 pm)

Doodle: http://www.doodle.com/bucm52bfgvpyg5st#table

October 10th, 2011

Key Chainge – Changing the Life of Children… One Key Chain at a Time

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WHO: “Key Chainge”, a group of ENTI 381 students

WHEN: Friday, October 18th-21rst , 11am- 4:00pm

WHERE: Science Theatre Foyer (in front on Upper Crust)

“Key Chainge” is a group of ENTI381 students (entrepreneurship students) that have been assigned to start up their own business from scratch. Key Chainge has decided to sell key chains on campus. However, before submitting the total profit made on their project to be graded, they are going to first donating a portion of their profits to a non-profit organization… UNICEF on Campus!!! Their donation will be going towards Children Education (school in a box, school supplies, and funding to build schools etc.) in third world countries.

Changing the life of children with limited education one key chain at a time.

Thank you Key Chainge for including us in your project.

More information to come! Keep posted!

September 29th, 2011

September 30th!!! UNICEF on Campus Collaboration with the Iranian Graduate Student Association: ZUMBA Event!!!

Posted by unicefadmin in Events, Uncategorized

Hi Team!

Who wants a good workout and dance at the same time?! Work up a sweat, raise awareness and money for Somalia at the same time!!! We are collaborating with the Iranian Graduate Student Association for there Zumba event tomorrow, September 30th in ICT 114 from 5-7 PM.

“… Let’s have some fun and dance together to raise fund for helping drought victims in Somalia! No experience required! Come have fun and learn how to dance Zumba, you won’t even notice you’re exercising! A Zumba instructor will also be present at the venue!

“The most severe drought in decades is threatening the lives of more than 10 million people — especially young children — in the Horn of Africa. Kenya, Somalia, and Ethiopia are the worst affected. World Vision is responding by providing emergency food and health care, and by meeting other urgent needs for children and families in the Horn of Africa.”

Admission fee for this event is $10. The revenues of this event will be donated to drought victims in Somalia through Unicef Canada (http://www.unicef.ca/portal/SmartDefault.aspx?at=2727). We’ll be spreading brochures at the door about the cause and how you can make your donations. Should you need any further information, please send an email to event@IGSA.CA. We look forward to meeting you all on September 30th in ICT 114 at 5 PM.”

We have enough volunteers for this event, BUT it is going to be a really fun event that is supporting a great cause (one of our own)!.

Thank you Iranian Graduate Student Association!!!


September 23rd, 2011


Posted by unicefadmin in Events, Uncategorized

Its the start of the new year and we’re glad that you guys haven taken an interest in our club! So on Wednesday Sept. 28 we will host a meet and greet from 6-8pm in ICT 102, just too see your lovely faces and give you a chance to get to know more about our club. Dinner will be provided, FREE PIZZA WOOHOO!!! So come on out and enjoy the night with other club memebers!

April 3rd, 2011

The Annual GIG 24hr Expo in collaboration with UNICEF on Campus APRIL 4rth and 5th!!!

Posted by unicefadmin in Events, Uncategorized

It is that time of the year again!!! The Annual GIG 24hr Expo in collaboration with UNICEF on Campus!!! April 4rth 9am-9pm, April 5th 9am-4pm!!! MAC HALL SOUTH COURT YARD!!! LIVE music performances!!! Great people to just hang out with and a relaxed environment to step into for an hour or two to get your mind off of daily stresses!!! In Mac Hall eating lunch April 4rth on 5th?! Come sit with us on the brown couches in the SOUTH COURT YARD in Mac Hall (The one with the stage) make some conversation and enjoy the music!!! All proceeds go to the General Relief fund, which will be deployed into Japan if asked by Japanese government. volunteers can sign up 🙂 ALWAYS ONE OF MY FAVOURITE EVENTS!!!



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