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Last updated 4 p.m. AST, March 21, 2015.
VP (Finance and Operations)
VP (Academic and External)
VP (Student Life)
Hani Salem: Gazette Interview
Board of Governors Representative
Senate Representatives (3 being elected)
Maike Van Niekerk
Michael Davies-Cole: Gazette Interview
Dalhousie Outdoor Society seeks levy – Feb. 16, 2015 Gazette feature on the upcoming levy question by the Dalhousie Outdoor Society
South House to collect levy for one year pending ratification – April 1, 2014 Gazette article for background on South House’s current levy question
Campus Radio: A Bargain You Can’t Beat – March 17, 2015
An Open Letter to Dalhousie Students – March 17, 2015
The Top Ten Reasons Why You (Yes, YOU!) Should Go Outside – March 19, 2015
This is Their Student Union: The Tragedy of the Dalhousie Student Union’s elitist, insider culture – dupss.ca, March 12, 2015
It Doesn’t Have to Be This Way: Why This DSU Election – and Your Vote – Matters – Punditry.ca, March 19, 2015
March 12, 2015: Meet your candidates at the Grad House (all ages), 5-7 p.m.
March 13, 2015: All-candidates debate at the T-Room, 5-7 p.m.
March 16, 2015: President, VP Student Life, VP Academic & External candidates debate in the SUB lobby, 12–2 p.m.
March 17, 2015: All-candidates debate in the Architecture Building Lecture Hall, 6–8 p.m.
March 18, 2015: VP Finance & Operations and VP Internal candidates speak in the SUB lobby, 12–2 p.m.
March 19, 2015: All-candidates debate in the Grawood, 5–7 p.m.
March 20, 2015: Campaigning ends, 8 p.m.
March 21, 2015: Voting opens at 12:01 a.m.
March 24, 2015: Voting closes at 11:59 p.m.
March 25, 2015: Results released, elections party (location and time TBD)
Jesse, editor-in-chief of the Gazette, is a fifth-year student of journalism at Dalhousie and the University of King’s College. He started university with three years of experience writing for Teens Now Talk magazine, where he is now copy editor. Before writing a story Jesse likes to think about how his metal detector could finally be useful in researching this one, but there is never a way it could be. Jesse has produced writing and interactive features for Globalnews.ca and The Chronicle Herald. He may be followed on Twitter, @RealJesseWard, or from the Gazette office on Mondays around 8 p.m. to his home in West End Halifax.
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