The delay in the equipment order stemmed from miscommunications about the amount of money the student-run organization had to spend.
UBC launched a national campaign on September 24 to showcase its new branding as a university engaged in “tackling society’s largest challenges,” following negative press attention and increased global competition in recent years.
“That’s how you can try to hold onto all the identity pieces of your brand, but just update it — just slightly change the focus.”
There is now a private express shuttle going directly from Surrey to UBC, following approval from Translink earlier this month.
Kennedy’s first priority is allocating external funding, since the city’s property taxes and service fees won’t cut it.
According to Speech and Linguistics Treasurer Ivana Prpic, the AUS failed to inform some club treasurers of the VP Finance's resignation.
Now, Vancouver City Council has directed staff to create a report reviewing the barriers to municipal election engagement, which has traditionally seen low participation from students.
Holmes is one of the AMS’s most visible, ambitious and productive executives.
Under a recent five-year renewal of the U-Pass program between Translink and student associations in Metro Vancouver, the current monthly $41 price freeze will continue until April 30, 2020. Then there will be an annual two per cent increase until the price reaches around $46 by 2024.
The Knoll Protest changed activist culture on campus — a culture that has only grown with the explosion of the internet.
Senate candidates crowded the Michael Kingsmill Forum on Thursday to discuss fall reading break, academic policy and space constraints on campus.
The federal government will be giving UBC $1 million to help save the endangered southern resident killer whale population.
If re-elected, he hopes to build on what he’s already achieved.
Fall reading break, which Burnham dubbed a “buzzword” of the Senate race, is her first priority.
Clarke has few distinct policy change proposals; rather, he plans to act as a liaison between students and Senate.