Posts by DSU

Non-student will have deciding vote in Dalhousie Student Union council

By Ian Froese, Editor-in-chief • May 9, 2014

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DSU decides to grant honorary membership despite constitutional concerns
A non-student will have the tie-breaking vote at Dalhousie Student Union council this year after a …

Editorial: Today’s Dalhousie student

By Ian Froese, Editor-in-chief • March 28, 2014

Today's Dalhousie students are speaking out with a resolve unlike we've seen in some time. (Photo by Chris Parent)

Year marked by students standing up for themselves
The question was innocent enough: what was the mood on-campus this fall?
As editor-in-chief of the Dalhousie Gazette, …

Presidential chitchat: Ramz Aziz

By Eleanor Davidson, Arts Contributor • March 28, 2014

Hello, Ramz! (Photo by Amin Helal)

Ramz Aziz, 2014-15 DSU president
Dalhousie Gazette: What made you decide to run for president?
Ramz Aziz: For me, as VP internal this year, it felt …

DSU rejoins CASA and SNS

By Kristie Smith, News Editor • March 14, 2014

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Votes bring external advocacy full circle

The Dalhousie Student Union (DSU) has rejoined the Canadian Association of Student Alliances (CASA) and Students Nova Scotia (SNS), …

The Library Problem

By Samantha Elmsley, Opinions Editor • March 14, 2014

The Library Problem

And why the DSU should fix it
I felt really uncomfortable when I read the proposed budget cuts to the library acquisitions budget for the …

How to be DSU president without ever attending a class

By Jesse Ward, Assistant News Editor • March 13, 2014

How to be DSU president without ever attending a class

To be eligible for a DSU executive position, you must be a member of the union. The DSU constitution says “Members of the Union” …

DSU’s non-student president letting council decide his fate

By Ian Froese, Editor-in-chief • March 10, 2014

Sagar Jha DSU President

Decision to leave external advocacy groups may still be rescinded
Sagar Jha is still the president of the Dalhousie Student Union (DSU) after last …

DSU’s decision to leave StudentsNS ill-informed

By Amy Donovan, Opinions contributor • March 7, 2014

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Disregards 2012 referendum vote
In my first year at Dalhousie, I was Dalhousie Student Union (DSU) secretary. I was impressed, then, to learn about the …

Grading this year’s DSU executive

By Kristie Smith, News Editor • March 7, 2014

(Illustration by Amber Solberg)

Before the next crew comes in, let’s see how the last one did
As you read this, the halls are littered with posters of tomorrow’s …

DSU presidential recall could mean catastrophe for union

By Kristie Smith, News Editor • March 6, 2014

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AGM, external advocacy votes possibly invalid
The state was confusion on March 6 when an email was sent to the student body saying the …