Students' Union News

  • Food insecurity on university campuses is a growing concern in Canada. A recent study conducted by Meal Exchange Canada, “Hungry for Knowledge,” found that at more troubled campuses, up to 46% of undergraduate students have experienced some degree of food insecurity. Their access to food is either unavailable, inaccessible, inadequate, or unacceptable for their cultural […]

    April 5, 2017  |   Found in Editorial // Feature // SU Campus Food Bank
  • TA’s are Teaching Assistants who happen to also be graduate students at the university. Sometimes even undergraduate students can become TA’s if they excelled in that specific class! To get the most out of your TA-student experience, or to enhance your overall university experience, you can: Know your TA’s office hours and their communication preferences […]

    February 14, 2017  |   Found in Editorial
  • Dear University of Calgary, While the last five years have been noteworthy, it’s time we part for good after this final lap. My time with you has changed me immeasurably and for that, I want to both thank you and never see you again. Trust me, it’s not you, it’s me. I’m not the same […]

    March 24, 2017  |   Found in Editorial
  • THE STOR Located in Mac Hall. A local favourite for all things snacks, and now recently added, ICE CREAM! I couldn’t be more excited as there are gluten friendly and peanut free ice cream snacks as well. Also, noteworthy is the variety of delicious and in-house prepared salads, like the Kale and Cobb salads, both […]

    March 2, 2017  |   Found in Editorial
  • As this year comes to an end, there’s no better way to spend the last few weeks thinking to make the next year better. One of my New Year’s resolutions is to make my next semester a happier one. I’ve been doing a lot of research on the basics of happiness and here’s a list […]

    December 20, 2016  |   Found in Editorial
  • The Students’ Union Undergraduate Research Symposium (URS) is an event where University of Calgary undergrads showcase their accomplishments in research. First, applicants apply with their research abstract where it is then evaluated for clarity, uniqueness and how much initiative the student has taken over the course of the work. If the abstract passes the shortlisting […]

    December 8, 2016  |   Found in Editorial // research
  • Patrick on hosting a radio show, pizza days, and becoming a morning person. Tell me about being VP Student Life. Is it what you thought it’d be when you signed on for the job? “It’s been everything that I thought it was going to be and a little bit more. A lot of administrative work […]

    January 18, 2017  |   Found in Editorial // Elections // News
  • I learned a lot during the last school year about balancing commitments and following through with promises. Before my commitments as a full-time student began last year, I held two part-time jobs, volunteered at a University club, and also held a VP External position with a volunteer led mentorship program. Something I had to learn […]

    January 12, 2017  |   Found in Editorial
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