Calling herself a “very goal-oriented person,” the first-year arts student and the VP finance for the Arts Undergraduate Society (AUS) views running for the AMS position a natural step.
The first question asked why each candidate should be trusted with students’ money in light of recent scandals where other student unions have mismanaged funds.
AMS Associate VP Finance Jon Tomalty held a clear advantage over Arts Undergraduate Society (AUS) VP Finance Lucia Liang and International Relations Students Association Treasurer Viki Loncar in a debate that centred on business surpluses, clubs’ credit cards and the AMS investment policy.
AMS elections have operated on this timeline for several years without knowing they were violating the bylaw.
“In some of the experiences I’ve had — kissing and touching — I found that I got emotional really quickly,” said Mosca. As a result, Mosca has resolved not to have sex until he is in a very “secure” relationship or even engaged.
The AMS’s latest effort is a blitz after years of waiting. Will it be enough?
While there was “some evidence” Kurtzke had interfered with AMS service provisions, it had not been demonstrated that he was a “danger."
Despite rising numbers of women going into engineering at UBC, the faculty will not achieve its goal of equal representation by 2020.
Under these estimates, the AMS will pay off its remaining $1 million of operational debt in “two, three years.”
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After a non-fatal traffic accident during a marathon at UBC, the event’s organizer and the RCMP are investigating the case to prevent future injuries.
Holmes emphasized that, despite many years of advocacy without progress, the Senate and AMS have been doing all they can to bring a fall reading break to fruition.
UBC is one of the only universities in Canada that does not have a policy requiring professors to provide a syllabus for their courses — but after many years of deliberation in the Senate, that may change.
Held yesterday in the Nest, the AGM created a public space for the society to update the student body on the events of its past academic year and provide an annual financial report as required by its bylaws.
The fundamental purpose of the installation is to demonstrate the possibilities of renewable energy and inspire students on campus.