By Saima Asad, February 28 2017 —
There could be some minor revenue shortfalls in the operating budgets of Alberta’s public post-secondary institutions next year.
In her opening address to General Faculties Council on Feb. 16, University of Calgary president … Read the rest
By Rachel Woodward, February 28 2017 —
While Yellowknife is known for inspiring lots of layers in order to keep warm, it also sparked some musical inspiration for one University of Calgary alumna.
Yellowknife-raised Carmen Braden received her Masters of … Read the rest
To put it lightly, the Students’ Union election period is not particularly popular at the University of Calgary. Thousands of gimmicky posters plaster the walls around MacHall, while costumed candidates run around campus begging students they’ve never met to vote … Read the rest
By Scott Strasser, March 1 2017 —
The executive candidate forums for the 2017 Students’ Union election continued on March 1, with the forum for vice-president external taking place in MacHall at noon.
The two University of Calgary students vying … Read the rest
By Melanie Woods, February 28 2017 —
At its annual general meeting in January, Toronto Pride agreed to demands from Black Lives Matter to ban police floats from the annual event. In recent months, the Vancouver Pride Society has also … Read the rest
By Tina Shaygan, February 28 2017 —
Mental health on university campuses is a crisis. According to the 2016 National College Health Assessment, 13.1 per cent of the respondents from the University of Calgary reported having seriously considered suicide at … Read the rest
By Aisha Sajid, February 28 2017 —
Last week, Montreal city council passed a motion declaring Montreal a sanctuary city — the fourth in Canada. According to Montreal mayor Denis Coderre, the move was in direct response to the attempted … Read the rest
By Nikayla Goddard, February 28 2017 —
Want a date as sweet as your lover? Take them to the Maple Festival des Sucres on the weekend of March 4.
Heritage Park will host live performances, markets full of sweets, hay … Read the rest