FREDERICTON (CUP) — New Brunswick tuition might still go up next year, but now students will know by how much.
HAMILTON (CUP) — A private member’s bill has been tabled in the House of Commons to clarify the rules around unpaid internships and explore pension options for urban workers.
Plans to construct a Leadership College for the top 144 undergraduate students are drawing heavy criticism from the University of Alberta community, as some call the project “elitist” and question its feasibility in the current financial climate.
Volunteers from the Coalition for Action on Post-Secondary Education (CAPSE) were stationed at Cameron and Rutherford libraries last Wednesday, collecting letters from students about their reactions to funding cuts and drawing attention to the negative impact of these cuts on students.
A presentation on the “inconvenience” of polar bears helped wrap up the U of A’s annual Sustainability Awareness Week on Friday afternoon. Andrew Derocher, a researcher who makes regular trips to the Arctic to study the bears, connected his experiences observing the animals to the larger environmental threats they face.
VANCOUVER (CUP) — A string of sexual assaults on the University of British Columbia’s (UBC) Vancouver campus, which police believe to be linked, has left students fearing for their safety when walking home at night.
Hard candies and good posture are only the beginning to learning an authentic English accent, according to University of Alberta professor David Ley.
Communication has recently improved between the University of Alberta Students’ Union and Residence Services, while alcohol-related incidents have decreased in Lister Hall residence, said Sarah Wolgemuth, Assistant Dean of Students (Residence Life).
Two long-awaited letters from Advanced Education minister Thomas Lukaszuk to Doug Goss, chair of the Board of Governors, were released publicly nearly two weeks ago as part of Goss’s report to the Oct. 18 BoG meeting.
Plans for a performing arts building downtown are well underway as the University of Alberta’s School of Business has announced it may be the third faculty to occupy the proposed space.
An impassioned plea was presented in the U of A Law Centre last Thursday evening on holding abusive powers accountable against injustice, from the defence counsel of one of Edmonton’s most high-profile cases.
On this special short edition of The Gateway Presents, we celebrate the Gateway’s 103rd birthday by telling some birthday stories and talking about The Gateway’s history.
Since this is a music blog and not an exhausted-consideration-on-moments-in-my-life Tumblr blog, what better way to gain some clarity to what I’ve listened to in the past 11 months than order and number songs (one for each month) that I’ve found to be the best and most worthwhile from the past eleven months?
Pandas basketball player and starting point guard Jessilyn Fairbanks didn’t always envision herself leading one of the hottest teams in CIS. In fact, Fairbanks’ path — from Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) standout to leading the charge for the Pandas on both ends of the court — has become one of the more intriguing storylines in varsity sports this year.
The statistics are staggering. In the last 10 years, the University of Alberta Students’ Union has had only two female presidents, and out of 50 executives only 11 were women.
What renowned paleontologist Phillip Currie initially thought was a turtle shell poking out of the ground turned out to be an almost fully intact baby dinosaur — and one of the most significant finds of his career.