According to TransLink, 97 per cent of riders don’t use the affected stops — but the bus stop balancing program has raised concerns about accessibility.
He was referred for review in November for using his AMS email account to send emails to the AMS Events manager for matters related to Nanayakkara’s event company, ThePlug Vancouver.
Every year, UBC releases an annual enrolment report detailing overall student numbers, admissions statistics, Indigenous student enrolment and more.
AMS Council met last night to discuss the official results of last week’s AMS elections, UBC’s return to in-person classes and the creation of an AMS housing service.
Currently the associate VP external, Saad Shoaib ran uncontested the for seat.
Saad Shoaib, a third-year arts student, is running uncontested for AMS VP external on a platform of student affordability and AMS transparency.
Saad Shoiab answered questions on Hong Kong, Indigenous students, international students and his fraternity membership at the Great Debate on Saturday.
While Saad Shoaib detailed which groups he’d lobby with, he separated himself from ThePlug Vancouver.
Students approved these funds for specific purposes years ago. The AMS says they’re underspent and could pay off its $720-thousand deficit.
A tweet about the policy gained more than ten thousand likes and a thousand retweets earlier this month with users expressing concern with financial inequity in access to learning materials.
The new office space, which was originally supposed to open in October, opened on January 6, in time for second term.
Last night, AMS Council met over Zoom to discuss modifications to student government elections and a budget deficit amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
UBC alumna Loujain al-Hathloul’s case has been referred to a terrorism court in Saudi Arabia after she protested the country’s now-repealed ban on women driving.
AMS Council met last night over Zoom to discuss the new ethics and accountability committee, VP External Kalith Nanayakkara’s apparent conflict of interest and recent allegations of cheating in MATH 100.
Last week, AMS President Cole Evans wrote to AMS Council to inform them that he believed Nanayakkara had violated conflict of interest rules by sending invoices related to ThePlug using his AMS email to the AMS Events manager.