“No ifs, no ands, no buts — no education cuts!” was the chant that could be heard as over 300 protestors encircled the Premier’s Office in Calgary, the McDougall Centre, rallied against the … Read the rest
An estimated 1,000 people took to the quad outside MacHall at the University of Calgary yesterday afternoon to participate in a picket protesting budget cuts and tuition hikes. The picket was organized by … Read the rest
The United Conservative Party’s recently-tabled budget has sparked worry, confusion and even anger among Alberta’s post-secondary students. The budget includes an increase in interest fees on Alberta Student Loans, cuts to the Campus Alberta … Read the rest
The United Conservative Party released its first budget this afternoon. The 2019–20 budget contains three key priorities — getting Albertans back to work, making life better for Albertans and standing up for Alberta.
The University of Calgary held a town hall the morning of Oct. 16 to pre-emptively address concerns surrounding the upcoming United Conservative Party budget. University president Ed McCauley, provost and vice-president academic Dru Marshall … Read the rest