All posts in Students

February 7, 2018, by Nathan Gullison

The University of New Brunswick’s Graduate Student Association (GSA) says that the province’s 2018 budget lacks vision and fails to prioritize post-secondary education. Brittany Dixon, president of the GSA, says, “We […]

Decolonizing FrackedU: Ed Finlay on academic freedom and university governance

November 20, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

Visiting professor Ed Finlay believes universities should protect themselves from “corporate creep” by returning to genuine shared governance. In ...

Emotions run high as Mt. A students step up protest against university ties to fossil fuels

March 23, 2017, by Bruce Wark

The upper floor of the Mount Allison administration building rang with songs, chants and laughter on March 22 after more than 50 students moved in se ...

Mt. A. students occupy campus quad calling on university to shed investments in fossil fuels

March 21, 2017, by Bruce Wark

Mount Allison University students set up tents and other equipment on the morning of March 20 as they began an indefinite, round-the-clock occupation ...

  • Why the decision to remove dons at UNB is part of a bigger problem
    March 4, 2017, by Jon Debly

    Widespread attention is being directed at University of New Brunswick’s (UNB) recent decision to remove residence don positions this coming September. UNB Residence Life (ResLife) is opting instead to employ three full-time […]

  • The sexual assault climate at UNB [audio]
    February 13, 2017, by From the Margins

    This episode features conversations centered around the University of New Brunswick’s (UNB) Sexual Assault Climate Survey, the general social conditions in which sexual assaults take place, and sexual assault law. […]