Your UVSS candidates

The Martlet asked 13 questions of the UVSS Elections 2013 Candidates. Here's how they responded.

HerWay Home opens in Victoria, aids mothers struggling with substance use

According to the Vancouver Island Health Authority, Victoria General Hospital sees over 200 infants born each year who have suffered from exposure to harmful substances prenatally.

What should the UVSS focus on next year?

“There’s not a whole lot of notice about the different clubs that go on.”

UVic student assaulted while jogging on campus in daylight

The suspect — a 25- to 35-year-old caucasian male between 5'9" and 6'2" — is still at large

Armed forces veteran cautions against smart meters

Smart meters, which record electrical consumption and transmit the data to B.C.

Only one candidate for chairperson in upcoming UVSS election

Students must still vote on current Director-at-Large Kelsey Mech as chair

Director-at-Large Tribesty Nguyen gives full reasons for resigning

EDITOR’S NOTE: Tribesty Nguyen requested that comments he emailed to the Martlet be published in their entirety, so that all reasons for resignation be taken in context together. This is…

SFU-based report calls for university wage policy that reflects cost of living

A report encouraging Simon Fraser University (SFU) to become the first campus in Canada to pay all its employees a living wage rather than minimum wage is currently under review…

UVSS Board down four members after round of resignations

“The board isn’t healthy for me right now,” said Nguyen. He feels his time is not best spent in active board participation at this time.

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