Speakeasy has also moved to a new location on the third floor of the Nest and now accepts bookings online, which Fleming says also could contribute to the new surge in visits.
The AMS’s Sexual Assault Support Centre is expanding its offering of workshops to campus groups, following a recent surge in volunteers. According to the Centre’s update at the September 26 AMS Council meeting, SASC has seen over 100 volunteer applications this term.
UBC Debate Society, the AMS and the GSS hosted a mayoral candidate debate on September 20 where candidates for Vancouver’s top municipal office discussed issues such as housing, transportation and poverty.
Farrah Khan, a nationally recognized advocate and educator regarding sexual assault, spoke on sexual violence, pleasure, and sexting as part of her keynote talk for January’s sexual assault awareness month at UBC.