Post Tagged with: "Wilfrid Laurier University Students’ Union"

Questions and Answers with presidential candidate Kanwar Brar

Questions and Answers with presidential candidate Kanwar Brar

The thought of running for Students’ Union President came up in first year, actually, when I was a part of a campaign team. In the past four years…

by Safina Husein· · 0 comments · Features ·
Paige Bush

WLU senate votes in favour of fall reading week

In January 2014, the Wilfrid Laurier University Senate approved a three-year pilot project that would test a fall reading week. The week consists of four days off for students after the Thanksgiving weekend in October. Having completed the pilot period this past reading week, the Senate met again on October 18 to discuss the decision to implement the four-day fall […]

by Emilia Curcic· · 0 comments · Campus, News ·
Photo by Jessica Dik

Few changes made to programming and services

This coming year, the Wilfrid Laurier University Students’ Union will not be seeing many changes in the services and programming department. With no addition of completely new services, students can only expect existing services to be improved. According to Kimberly Hutchings, vice-president of services and programming at the Students’ Union, students can look forward to changes enforced by the services […]

by Emilia Curcic· · 0 comments · Campus, News ·
Laurier Brantford welcomes 24/7 Special Constables Services

Laurier Brantford welcomes 24/7 Special Constables Services

After years of campaigning and advocating, the Wilfrid Laurier University Brantford campus can now extend their Special Constable Services to 24 hours a day, 7 days a week coverage. After the university’s Board of Governors approved an increase of service hours on June 23, Tyler Van Herzele, Wilfrid Laurier University’s Students’ Union president, released a thank-you note on the Students’ […]

by Kaitlyn Severin· · 0 comments · Campus, News ·
Students’ Union Board of Directors discuss plans for O-Week

Students’ Union Board of Directors discuss plans for O-Week

The Wilfrid Laurier University Students’ Union Board of Directors has begun preparing for the fast approaching beginning of fall semester. With training completed over the past weekend for the upcoming year’s cohort of O-Week ice breakers, attention at the July 9 Board of Directors meeting turned to the directors’ involvement with orientation activities. The primary opportunity for interaction is at […]

by Maddy Cutts· · 0 comments · Campus, News ·
Photos by Will Huang or Contributed Images

VP’s hired for 2016-17 Students’ Union exec team

Vice-presidents for the Wilfrid Laurier University Students’ Union executive team for 2016-17 were announced on February 12. The hiring process began on February 5, giving president-elect Tyler Van Herzele less than a day following his win to prepare for the task. “When I was looking for the VP team, I was looking for some very specific things when it came […]

by Maddy Cutts· · 0 comments · Campus ·
Corporate versus representative

Corporate versus representative

Photo by Kamil Ahmed It’s the debate that has taken over the Wilfrid Laurier University Students’ Union elections: Is the Students’ Union board of directors a corporate or representative body? The question has been discussed over the past few weeks as students, candidates and directors have been arguing over what may be the answer. The question, which came up at […]

by Kaitlyn Severin· · 0 comments · Campus ·
Candidates answer questions before election day

Candidates answer questions before election day

Photo by Will Huang The Waterloo open forum for the Wilfrid Laurier University Students’ Union, which took place in the Concourse from 10:45 a.m. to 4 p.m., gave students, faculty and staff their last opportunity to freely ask candidates questions on their platform and role in this year’s election period. Starting the open forum were the board of governor candidates, […]

by Kaitlyn Severin· · 0 comments · Elections, Slider ·
Brantford’s role in the elections

Brantford’s role in the elections

The rise in Brantford students running for positions is a positive for the Students’ Union elections

by Kaitlyn Severin· · 0 comments · Campus, Elections ·
Fani Hsieh

The election’s increase in female candidates

Six female candidates are officially running in this years Student’s Union elections

by Kaitlyn Severin· · 0 comments · Campus ·

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