“Some of you had used a phrase in the written portion that was called ‘People of Colour,’ or ‘Women of Colour.’ These are inappropriate words and you shouldn’t use them. They originate from slavery, and they’re racist, oppressive terms,” she said. My face heated red; I was one of those students.
With the end of elections finally in sight, we sat a few of The Gateway‘s poster “experts” down to find out their thoughts on the offerings from each executive race this year. It’s one of the few times that past experiences and speeches don’t matter — only font choices and colour schemes.
Safewalk will now allow volunteers to walk with students who have been drinking, but not to excess, thanks to a new policy change that took effect Feb. 25.
A tumultuous two weeks of campaigning came to an end Thursday as current Students’ Union VP (Student Life) William Lau scooted his way to the top as President-elect for the 2014–15 year.