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Editorial: Today’s Dalhousie student

March 28, 2014

The question was innocent enough: what was the mood on-campus this fall? As editor-in-chief of the Dalhousie Gazette, I have the privilege of speaking with an array of people from all corners of the university—yes, even from Truro. I’m not… Continue Reading

Candidate profile: Jacqueline Skiptunis

March 08, 2014

Name: Jacqueline Joan Skiptunis Age: 24 Hometown: New York, NY Program: Russian studies, 3rd year Position: VP academic and external Relevant Political Experience: VP Academic for the Dalhousie Arts and Social Sciences Society Dalhousie Gazette: Why are you running for the… Continue Reading

StudentsNS report wants better student housing standards

January 30, 2014

Rent is one of the highest costs of attending school—perhaps second only to tuition. Unfortunately, that high cost often comes with other problems, such as absentee landlords, substandard living conditions and issues with recuperating damage deposits. StudentsNS (SNS) is finalizing… Continue Reading

Josh Gummett loses DSU elections appeal

June 08, 2013

Josh Gummett’s appeal against the Dalhousie Student Elections Committee has been rejected. Gummett ran for VP (internal) against Ramz Aziz. He lost by an 11.4 per cent margin. According to the judicial board’s decision, Gummett argued that the DSU elections… Continue Reading

Candidate profile: JD Hutton

March 20, 2013

Board of Governors… Continue Reading

Referendums 2013

March 17, 2013

This election season, a whopping six societies—including the student union itself—are putting forth referenda to try to raise the amount of money they get from students. Here is what you need to know about each question, the society, and what… Continue Reading

The Dal Gazette presents: DAL VOTES 2013

March 15, 2013

The spot for DSU elections coverage… Continue Reading

Recap: VP (academic & external) and Sentate Debate

March 12, 2013

The DSU elections committee live tweeted the VP (academic & external) and Senate debate that took place March 12, in the Student Union Building. [View the story “VP (academic & external) and Senate Debate” on Storify]

Candidate profile: Sagar Jha

March 12, 2013

President… Continue Reading