Student Politics

AMS Executive Team hires Senior Management

The incoming AMS Executive team, consisting of President Auston Pierce, Vice-President (Operations) Jessica Dahanayake, and Vice-President (Student Affairs) William Greene, have assembled their senior management team.Continue...

AMS year in review

In their final interview with The Journal , this year’s AMS executive looked back on the successes and challenges of their term.Continue...

AMS President and former Judicial Affairs Manager respond to external investigation report

Last week, the AMS published results from an external investigation which cleared President Miguel Martinez of multiple allegations.Continue...

First AMS ‘Student Advocacy Symposium’ taking place this weekend

On Sunday, the AMS will host its first-ever Student Advocacy Symposium.Continue...

AMS Assembly outlines cuts and restructuring

Student Choice Initiative cuts and changes

AMS President Miguel Martinez provided a presentation to Assembly on Thursday outlining the changes to the Society following the Student Choice...Continue...

Facing significant revenue loss, the AMS restructures

Ontario’s student unions are cutting operation costs after the Ford government announced major changes to university finances last month.Continue...

AMS grapples with ‘significant damage’ after Student Choice Initiative

On Thursday, the AMS held an emergency assembly to discuss the future of the Society in its current form.Continue...

Investigation into AMS president to cost $15k

AMS assembly passed a motion Thursday night to spend $15,000 on President Martinez’ investigation.Continue...

New election policies released for ASUS elections

In the spring of 2018, ASUS made substantial changes to its policy to be implemented during this month’s society election season.Continue...

AMS to vote on cost for external investigation into president

The AMS and Board of Directors has chosen an investigator for the external investigation into AMS President Miguel Martinez—the cost of which will be voted on later this month.Continue...

AMS Assembly Recap: Nov. 29

AMS Assembly voted on Thursday to call a special referendum for a JDUC redevelopment fee in January.Continue...

AMS Assembly passes external investigation into President Martinez

AMS Assembly voted this Thursday for an external party to investigate former Judicial Affairs Manager Brandon Tyrrell’s allegations against AMS President Miguel Martinez.Continue...

SGPS survey reveals 3 out of 10 graduate students feel they are not thriving

An SGPS survey sent to students last fall and winter has found 3.2 out of 10 graduate students feel they aren’t thriving, want skills managing stress and anxiety and feel isolated by lack of designated campus space.Continue...

AMS Assembly hosts architect working group

In an assembly last night, the AMS held a roundtable of the architects designing the JDUC redevelopment project.Continue...

AMS seeks JDUC architect before vote

On Thursday night, AMS Assembly met in Wallace Hall for its first meeting of the academic year.Continue...

Queen’s Bands Cheer will continue spirit, drop stunting

After unsuccessful negotiations with the University and the AMS, Queen’s Bands Cheer has become a spirit squad.Continue...