Second term of the 2020/21 school year will be mostly online, President and Vice-Chancellor Santa Ono announced in a broadcast on Wednesday, September 2.
The AMS will launch CampusBase on August 24 — but three days before the launch, The Ubyssey found that the Clubhouse replacement allows some users to view other students’ personal email addresses.
Ono will begin his second five-year term in August 2021. His first term officially ends on August 14, 2021.
As of July 16, the RCMP E Division Major Crime Section and the BC Coroners Service confirmed both units were investigating the cause and the circumstances surrounding Kirkeby’s death.
AMS Council met virtually for its first August meeting last night, discussing UBC funding allocation, the replacement to Clubhouse and advocacy updates.
Transit police will be able to enforce transit signage and rules, but TransLink said initial phases of the plan will focus on public awareness.
The university was fined $1.2 million after courts found UBC guilty under the Fisheries Act in late 2018.
The student, a 24-year-old woman and Canadian permanent resident, worries that this case is symptomatic of increased anti-Asian racism in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.
At UBC, DJs, musicians and performers have had to adjust to a life without live-music venues and clubs. For some, performing was their main source of income.
The pandemic didn’t let the university off easy — the budget predicts that the university will run a $225-million deficit.
UBC has been served a lawsuit for its cancellation of far-right speaker Andy Ngo’s event at UBC Robson Square, originally scheduled for January 29, 2020.
Wednesday night’s Senate special meeting centred around the release of the triennial review report, among smaller discussions of a new School of Creative Writing and software-related course code changes.
The long-awaited announcement follows the resignation of former Chair Michael Korenberg, following backlash after he liked tweets criticizing the Black Lives Matter movement.
The University RCMP and the RCMP E Division Major Crime Section are investigating after a body of a male was found in a wooded area near SW Marine Drive and Wesbrook Mall.
Councillors passed simple consent agenda budget changes, while also discussing student services priorities and sustainability priorities for the year, along with a continuation of the University Neighbourhood Association (UNA) saga.