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The Ten Foot Pole – 2016 SU Presidential Candidates

The Ten Foot Pole was able to sit down with Emma McDermott and Nathan Hood, the two candidates for UPEISU President, discuss elements of their platforms. Voting takes place March 8th and 9th through your campus login

UPEISU Council Recap – Feb. 28th 2016

By: Fallon Mawhinney The UPEI Student Union meeting for February 28 proved to be brief and unusually focused on hypothetical rapper names. First, Bob Deziel opened the meeting with last meeting’s minutes and this meeting’s agenda. After the motion to... Continue Reading →

Candidate Interviews: SU President

By: Elizabeth Iwunwa The SU elections are this week, which means that students have some important decisions to make. To help with that process, the Cadre reached out to both Presidential candidates; VPSL Nathan Hood and Science Rep Emma McDermott.... Continue Reading →

Council Recap – Jan. 24th 2016

By: Drew MacEachern Call to Order The meeting was called to order at 6:01pm. Before the agenda for the meeting was approved. VPSL (Student Life) Nathan Hood moved a motion to add new society ratifications to the agenda. President Dana... Continue Reading →

Meet Your Reps – Senate Rep Owen Shaw

By: Jing Zhao Owen Shaw is one of your Senate Representatives on the Senate of the University of Prince Edward Island. There are three Senate Representatives, namely Zak Jarvis, Stephen Wilfeard, and Owen Shaw. The UPEI Senate performs an important... Continue Reading →

Council Recap – Jan. 10th 2016

By: Drew MacEachern Call to Order The first council meeting of 2016 was called to order at 6:00pm. This was quickly followed by an approval of the agenda and minutes from the previous council meeting. President Dana Kenny added a... Continue Reading →

Meet Your Reps – Accessibility Rep Kaylee Blackett

By: Drew MacEachern For many students, the most visible members of the Student Union are the Executive. However, they do not act alone. Most of the Executive's work is done in relation to the SU Council. Despite this, the Council;... Continue Reading →

SU Council Recap – Nov. 1st 2015

By: Drew MacEachern and Brenna Doucette At 6:02pm, the Student Union Council meeting was called to order by Chair Bob Deziel. VP Academic & External, John Rix, made a motion to amend the evening’s agenda to include discussion on an... Continue Reading →

Student Council Recap – Oct. 18th 2015

By: Elizabeth Iwunwa Call to Order The call to order was delayed by nine minutes as the councilors who were at the meeting for the first time after the fall election unofficial results were announced, were taken through Robert’s Rules.... Continue Reading →

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