By Sophia Lopez, December 31 2020 —
The University of Calgary recently established a framework with a mission — zero suicide.
According to the UCalgary website, the new Suicide Awareness and Prevention Framework works with the foundational belief that “suicide deaths … Read the rest
By Sophia Lopez, December 3 2020 —
The University of Calgary’s Office of Sustainability and Amy Spark, sustainability co-ordinator at Bow Valley College and co-founder of Refugia Retreats joined to host “Coping with the Emotional Impacts of Climate Change.”
This … Read the rest
By Sophia Lopez, November 19 2020 —
On Nov. 18, provost and vice-president academic at the University of Calgary Dru Marshall hosted a town hall on undergraduate tuition.
Marshall, who was joined by other panelists, discussed a proposal to increase undergraduate … Read the rest
By Sophia Lopez, November 17 2020 —
In effect starting Nov. 13, Alberta Health Services (AHS) has updated its targeted public health measures due to Alberta’s continuous increase of COVID-19 cases. In Calgary and other cities in Alberta, a temporary … Read the rest
By Luis Armando Sanchez Diaz, November 2 2020—with files from Sophia Lopez
International travel was halted throughout the world affecting millions of students as a result of the ongoing battle against the COVID-19 pandemic. However, the federal government recently communicated that … Read the rest
By Sophia Lopez, October 19 2020 —JOVANNA RODNEY Photo of Jovanna Rodney. // Photo courtesy of Candice Jones.
Jovanna Rodney, University of Calgary Sociology and Law and Society graduate, is this year’s Social Work Representative. Rodney wishes to give … Read the rest
By Sophia Lopez, October 17 2020 —
The Bike Root club recently installed the University of Calgary’s first bicycle repair station earlier this month with the help of the Students’ Union Sustainability Fund.
The student-run community bike shop’s repair station can … Read the rest
By Sophia Lopez, October 14 2020 —with files from Nikayla Goddard
UCalgary Chemists for Inclusion, Diversity and Equity (CIDE) is a Chapter of Canadians Working for Inclusivity in Chemical Sciences, Engineering and Technology (CWIC) network. This chapter aims to create a … Read the rest
By Sophia Lopez, October 14 2020 —SINIT ABRAHA Photo of Sinit Abraha. // Photo courtesy of Madison Trepanier.
Sinit Abraha is a passionate University of Calgary student, eager to make change and improve the lives of the campus community. Being … Read the rest