On Sunday evening, the site, studentaidbc.ca, was replaced with a black screen with green text, seeming to be links to a group of hackers’ profiles on a Persian-language webpage.
The hearing, intended to take place yesterday and today, has been tentatively rescheduled for late July due to Proctorio’s new filings and requests.
AMS Council ran for over four hours on Wednesday night. Here’s a recap of what you might have missed at the jam-packed meeting.
In an email sent to students on April 27, the Go Global team wrote that the decision was made based on advice and guidelines from the BC CDC, Global Affairs Canada and UBC’s Student Safety Abroad Policy.
The project, led by the UBC Black Caucus with funding from the IBPOC Connections initiative in the Equity & Inclusion Office, ran for the month of March.
UBC President Santa Ono confirmed that the university will be providing “as much on-campus instruction for … students as possible.”
The UBC Board of Governors met again this month to discuss tuition increases and approve the budget for the 2021/22 fiscal year.
AMS VP External-elect Saad Shoaib and current AMS VP External Kalith Nanayakkara said this creates an opportunity for the society to push harder for student-specific housing support.
RAs will be joining Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Local 116.
After a year in which RAs said they felt unsupported by UBC in COVID-19 safety, RAs will be voting on whether to unionize on Tuesday.
Henry will receive a Doctor of Science degree from UBC Vancouver while Thunberg will receive a Doctor of Laws from UBC Okanagan.
The AMS is enacting new rules after Dr. Bonnie Henry announced a three-week “circuit breaker” yesterday, with new provincial restrictions running until April 19.
A UBC student was taking out the trash at around 8:10 p.m. on Saturday when she was attacked.
The Interfraternity Council president said that the students in the video are all from the same household and were on their own property.
AMS President Cole Evans’s apparent unpopularity emerged in the contested Senate race — he was the only incumbent not re-elected.