student government

Petition targets Plummer and team

Following former team TNL candidate Nicola Plummer’s ratification as vice-president of operations-elect on Sunday, a petition has circulated calling to remove her, Eril Berkok and TK Pritchard from office.Continue...

The “insider” question

Exposure, not experience, may be the key to success for teams who run for AMS executive positions, says AMS President Doug Johnson.Continue...

ResSoc Executive debates draw Facebook Live audience of 1,300

On Sunday night, in front of a small crowd in the Victoria Hall lobby, Residence Society (ResSoc) Executive candidates Team CPR and Team IWJ debated over the future of the society.Continue...

Letters to the Editors: December 1

Responsibility lies in allyship

The students who wore culturally appropriative costumes at Beerfest last week have been labelled as racists or bigots. Whether or not...Continue...

Greg McKellar retires after twenty-seven years of service to student government

All good things must come to an end, eventually — and for decades of AMS leaders, the April 27 retirement of Greg McKellar was just that.Continue...

Talking Heads: What’s the time commitment like for elections campaigns?

What’s the time commitment like for elections campaigns?Continue...

AMS hopefuls: thou shalt not lie

There’s a contest going on this week and it’s a contest of endurance between would-be student politicians and everyone else. Over the next week you’re going to be harassed, hustled and harangued by friends and strangers alike who will promise you the moon and ask for your vote.Continue...

AMS referendum decision lacks transparency

When they decided to nullify the fall referendum results, the AMS didn’t just decide the fate of the election — student input was tossed out the window as well.Continue...

Against apathy

Complacency isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.Continue...