Even in the days before they were handed a new collective agreement by an arbitrator, the university’s faculty union and administration could not agree about some of the basic issues highlighted in... read more
A different approach to budget development had members of the Mount Allison community discuss the technology, lab, and ensemble fees imposed on students in last year’s budget.
The Nov. 17 session stood in contrast to last year’s budgeting process, when the administration imposed a technology fee on students without consultation of the university community. The fee did not go into a section of the budget designated for technology purchase or maintenance, but... read more
Mount Allison students are working together to change the discourse surrounding sexual assault. Students coming in and out of Gracie’s on Nov. 14 participated in the Erasing Excuses campaign supported by Mt. A’s Sexual Harassment and Assault Response and Education service, more commonly known as SHARE.
Students took their picture with an “excuse” for sexual assault written on a whiteboard.
“Metaphorically, we want to erase all that negative... read more
As the ACAA Women’s Rugby championship was held the day after Sackville’s first snowfall of the winter, the Mount Allison Mounties and St. Thomas University Tommies had to battle frigid conditions to win the league title. After a hard-fought match, the Mounties prevailed 10-5 in double overtime.
“It was probably the hardest game anyone on the team has ever had to play,” said team captain Sydney Mann. At game time, the... read more