The selection criterion for the International Major Entrance Scholarship was determined by Senate when it was created in and is tied to the admissions decision.
Last night, AMS councillors met to create a new executive oversight committee and discussed food security services on campus.
Abhi Mishra will be the AMS’s next VP finance.
Election season involves more than just voting for candidates — voting on referendum questions is another way to have your say about what happens in the AMS.
Linda Zheng, a fourth-year arts student, is running to be the next VP finance on a platform focused on greater financial sustainability, increased transparency and improved communication with treasurers.
Abhi Mishra, a fourth-year commerce student, is running to be the next VP finance on a platform of long-term funding for the AMS food bank, improving communication and accountability and supporting students with off-campus housing.
In the second VP finance debate, candidate Abhi Mishra discussed his plans to increase efficiency and transparency, provide off-campus housing support and secure long-term funding for the AMS Food Bank.
VP finance candidates Abhi Mishra and Linda Zheng generally agreed on issues facing the AMS, but had slightly different plans to deal with the issues at the first candidate debate on Thursday.
In the last two years, there has been a significant increase in claims for mental health counselling sessions which has led to the depletion of the reserve at an exponential rate.
Posters have been banned since 2019 due to the waste generated from posters, the financial resources they required and the time-consuming efforts they necessitated to ensure elections regulations were not violated.
The housing top-up is available to both domestic and international students provided that they filed income tax returns or a statement of income for 2021.
Seven months into her term, Turdy is working hard to fulfill her campaign promises, and despite some setbacks she appears to have made significant progress.
Electoral Area A is an unincorporated region of Metro Vancouver which encompasses UBC and the University Endowment Lands.
The AMS and UBC Student Health Services say they are taking various harm reduction measures to ensure drug safety and access to testing supplies as students return to campus.
For the fourth year in a row, we broke down the budget of the four largest student societies at UBC to figure out where your student fees go.