The UBC Senate is one of the two highest governing bodies at UBC. But what does it really do?
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Although it seems like the municipal government does not hold as much decision-making power as the provincial and federal levels, municipal government responsibilities include regulating law enforcement, community services and land-use planning.
Dispelling the big myth about the arts degree and highlighting its importance in a changing world.
The AMS has acted on the letter of its commitment, but not the spirit — your tuition is still being used to trade your future for short-term profit by supporting RBC, Canada’s largest fossil fuel financier.
In the Indigenous world, storytelling is how we know everything we know. Knowledge passed down from generation to generation, changing and evolving as the world does, too.
While I myself am still learning about myself and what it means for me to fit in, I would and will never hide the fact that I am mixed.
With regards to Indigenous documentation and similar matters, I would ask that settler individuals truly listen to Indigenous individuals.
Wearing my regalia after years of the pandemic keeping us from gathering and celebrating our culture together was a powerful experience.
My great grandfather was a residential school survivor, but was also a very proud Catholic man who found solace in his relationship with God.
We hope that this supplement shines light on Indigenous resistance, resilience, and excellence and shows the current rekindling of Indigenous culture taking place in so-called “Canada”.
Taking the first step toward seeking counselling and therapy can be really intimidating if you’re new to accessing these supports, especially in times of distress.
While we aren’t going to tell you who to vote for, this article should give you a clearer picture of the strengths and weaknesses of the three candidates.
While many students went along with their days without a care in the world about this news or shared memes mocking the Queen’s demise, I continued through my day with quiet melancholy.
The Ubyssey isn’t good at transparency. We don’t properly advertise our finances, our annual general meeting or the student positions on our Board of Directors, and our key editorial guidelines and policies aren’t easily accessible. We're changing that.
The Board of Directors deals with all major business decisions and strategy.