By Nikayla Goddard, August 28 2020—
Wearing a mask the moment you step outside of your room unit, no open common areas, no guests allowed, traditional dorm residence buildings remaining closed and increased opportunities for community building and socializing through a … Read the rest
By Kristy Koehler, March 21 2020—
More preventative measures have been triggered on the University of Calgary campus as more cases of COVID-19 were confirmed this afternoon.
The Taylor Family Digital Library and vendors in MacHall and Yamnuska Hall are … Read the rest
By Matty Hume, September 7 2018 —
The University of Calgary Board of Governors (BOG) is considering demolishing multiple residence buildings and converting the Hotel Alma into student residence space.
In addition to potentially demolishing the existing Glacier and Olympus … Read the rest
By Ashar Memon, January 16 2018 —
The University of Calgary is implementing a new residence meal plan and reducing fees in some residence buildings starting May 2018, after the Board of Governors voted to approve the changes on Dec. … Read the rest
By Jason Herring
Illustrations by Samantha Lucy
Oct 27 2017 —
Throughout Calgary’s 2017 municipal election, the pervading narrative was one of change. Early polls suggested that Bill Smith, not incumbent Naheed Nenshi, led the pack in the mayoral race, … Read the rest
By Trevor Landsburg, October 13, 2017 —
The University of Calgary’s first-year residence plans are overpriced for what they provide to students. Rundle and Kananaskis hall, the two first-year residence buildings, provide an 18-square-metre room equipped with a desk, mini-fridge, … Read the rest
By Jason Herring, October 6 2017 —
A union contract between Aramark and the workers’ union that represents its employees at the University of Calgary was ratified on Sept. 23. The contract will grant on-campus Aramark employees provisions like wage … Read the rest
By Daniel Huss, October 6 2017 —
Residence students, take note — the University of Calgary is considering changes to the Campus Meal Plan.
Students’ Union vice-president student life Hilary Jahelka said the proposed changes include turning the Dining Centre … Read the rest