Posts Tagged ‘Ali Calladine’

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

A non-student will have the tie-breaking vote at Dalhousie Student Union council this year after a controversial decision to grant honorary union membership to the chair was narrowly approved Wednesday night. Former King’s Student Union council chair Jake Eidinger is the beneficiary of the DSU’s move to allow non-students to hold the chair position after…

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Candidate profile: Ali Calladine

Senate candidate Ali Calladine. (Photo by Bryn Karcha, DSU)

Name: Ali Calladine Age: 18 Hometown: Whistler, B.C. Program: International development and economics, 2nd year Position: Senate Relevant political experience: Current DSU chair. A lot of work on formal committees, youth representative on municipal council. She sat on mini rez residence council, president of Dalhousie’s Oxfam chapter, treasurer for IDEAS society.   Dalhousie Gazette: Did…

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DSU presidential recall could mean catastrophe for union

The state was confusion on March 6 when an email was sent to the student body saying the Dalhousie Student Union (DSU) president was facing recall. Sagar Jha withdrew from his only class, The Census of Marine Life, for what the email describes as “personal circumstances.” The constitution, however, is very clear: only Dal students…

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SUB to receive $10 million renovation

Home to the bookstore, the campus bar, faculty societies and student media, the Student Union Building (SUB) has been at the centre of student life at Dalhousie since its opening in 1969. The Dalhousie Student Union (DSU) is preparing to give the facility its biggest update yet—a $10 million renovation project that will radically alter…

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