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Rally demands expulsion of dentistry students

By Eleanor Davidson, News Editor • December 19, 2014

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Large crowd gathers at Dalhousie, insisting on proper punishment for “Gentlemen’s club” members
A crowd of roughly 200 gathered today at Dalhousie’s Dentistry Building, demanding …

Dal students face possibility of expulsion for misogynistic Facebook posts

By Eleanor Davidson, News Editor • December 16, 2014

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University investigating group of dentistry students
The term “gentlemen” holds very little sway in the case of Dal dentistry students being investigated for misogynistic …

How to be informed on DSU issues

By Jesse Ward, Editor-in-chief • December 10, 2014

How to be informed on DSU issues

A new report informed by the Dalhousie Student Union (DSU) council says that on a scale from one to five, students at large are …

Report on DSU’s performance shows overall decline

By Jesse Ward, Editor-in-chief • December 10, 2014

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Councillors concerned at lack of communication, community among union
The Dec. 5 meeting of Dalhousie Student Union (DSU) council included a presentation on the fall …

Nearly a third of DSU councillors fail to submit monthly report

By Jesse Ward, Editor-in-chief • December 10, 2014

Nearly a third of DSU councillors fail to submit monthly report

First trial of new transparency initiative largely ignored
All DSU councillors were supposed to provide an end-of-month report for November after a motion was passed …

Attendance weak at DSU council meetings

By Jesse Ward, Editor-in-chief • December 10, 2014

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New councillors fill vacant positions while some councillors are frequently absent
A Dalhousie Student Union (DSU) councillor was recalled for absences at the Nov. 19 …

DSU continues hiring paid staff without advertising positions

By Jesse Ward, Editor-in-chief • December 10, 2014

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Society Support Commissioner positions open
The DSU is currently looking for two Society Support Commissioners.
The responsibilities of this role include acting as a communications liason …

DSU divests after never publicizing months of divestment discussion

By Jesse Ward, Editor-in-chief • December 10, 2014

DSU divests after never publicizing months of divestment discussion

Vote probably a surprise to majority of students
What could have been the biggest publicity point of the Dalhousie Student Union (DSU) council meeting of …

Winter break in Antarctica

By Eleanor Davidson, News Editor • December 10, 2014

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Dal student joins team of 70 on research expedition to the South Pole
To many, vacation is a time to relax: to sleep, watch inordinate …

Dalhousie Student Union to vote on divesting their portfolio of fossil fuels

By Jesse Ward, Editor-in-chief • December 2, 2014

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Your DSU membership fees may be withdrawn from Exxon Mobil
The Dalhousie Student Union (DSU) are scheduled to vote tomorrow on whether they will divest their investment portfolio …