In a tweet posted at 7:31 a.m., BC Hydro said the outages, which began just before 6 a.m., were impacting 5,000 customers. Crews were sent out to campus this morning.
To fill the gap, one student created a website — ubccovidtracker.com — to track and map all the exposures on campus. The website is unaffiliated with UBC.
The first motion falls short of an outright vaccine mandate, however, instead leaving the decision up to Ono and the Board.
Despite intending to argue his case in the BC Supreme Court on April 29, and then on July 26, Linkletter is still waiting.
Between August 31 to September 26, the UBC neighbourhood saw a daily case rate of seven per 100,000 residents, up four from last week.
UBC’s new system, announced last week, requires rapid testing for students, staff and faculty who are unvaccinated.
The event, intended to be held on September 8 after the start of phase four of the BC Restart plan, was advertised as a “rager” and “the first of its kind at UBC.”
UBC will provide rapid COVID-19 testing for all students, faculty and staff who are unvaccinated or don’t wish to disclose their vaccination status.
Board of Governors representative Max Holmes pushed AMS executives on what they’ve been doing to address the drug poisoning crisis.
Masks will be mandatory on transit again starting Wednesday, August 25, TransLink announced this morning.
UBC has largely maintained recent trends in COVID-19, new data from the BCCDC dashboard shows.
Public Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry and Minister of Advanced Education and Skills Training Anne Kang announced the new measures at a press conference earlier this morning.
“We have started to take a look at whether the Indigenous Committee structure within the umbrella of AMS Council is really the best way to have Indigenous representation here at UBC.
Now, many students find they’re not able to easily come to Canada at all for the start of in-person classes in September.
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