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Long Term Relationship: Student Government et Moi

Glendon is currently in the middle of our Glendon College Student Union Elections and also the end of our academic year. Scrolling through my Facebook in an attempt to fight off boredom as well as delay studying, I’ve come across posts from candidates running, complaints about exams, and photos from our GCSU Formal that was held this past Thursday. 739 more words

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University staff stage 10K march to protest labour dispute

TORONTO – Striking teaching assistants are staging a 10-kilometre march today from York’s Glendon campus to University of Toronto to protest the ongoing labour dispute. 130 more words



It was a gloriously sunny Thursday when I visited Auschwitz.

I woke up and headed to the bus stop to catch my ride to the concentration camp an hour and twenty minutes away. 1,172 more words


Invisible Man Living Underground in Toronto

When I first read about the discovery of a snug getaway in a Toronto tunnel, I thought, of course, of Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Man. You remember the black man who finally gave up hope of being treated like a regular human and, realizing he was already invisible to most people, established a hidden pied… 343 more words

Strikes continue at York and University of Toronto

Strikes by teaching assistants and contract professors at Canada’s two largest universities have entered their third week as the academic year inches closer to the end. 188 more words


U of T teaching assistants turn down contract offer by 109 votes — strike by 6,000 CUPE members continues

TORONTO — Striking education workers at the University of Toronto have voted by a narrow margin — 1,101 to 992 — to reject the tentative agreement that was reached last week. 115 more words


GCSU Elections: I'm Running for President!

In September, I wrote about one of the most exciting times of the year, GCSU elections! Check out my post here for more information about elections. 617 more words