Non-Resident Tax on Speakers and Artists Unknowingly Unpaid for Years
You can’t put a price on fun, but the Concordia Student Union is finding out the hard way that you can tax it.
Question Will Not Appear on Ballot Due to Math Error
The Concordia Student Union Judicial Board has ruled that a referendum question asking for business students to stop paying…
Interest from Student Space Fund Will Keep Union from Posting Budgetary Loss
The Concordia Student Union will pay off its $42,000 in overdue taxes partially using a somewhat off-the-books bank account holding interest amassed from fees collected over the years for a new student centre, according to CSU VP Finance Scott Carr.
With a name that conjures up images of globetrotting engineers bringing infrastructure to impoverished nations, one might imagine a week of events organized by Concordia’s chapter of Engineers Without Borders to be composed of lectures and seminars about engineering in developing countries.
New Rules Target Fee-Levy Groups Contravening Campaign Regulations
Ahead of the upcoming Concordia Student Union general elections, which will include a vote on contentious fee-levy reforms, the CSU’s chief electoral officer is implementing new ways to deal with violations of election regulations.
15 Candidates Seeking Executive Position in ASFA Elections
A bumper crop of candidates is running for the seven executive positions in the Arts and Science Federation of Associations’ elections taking place from March 4 to March 6.
Negotiations Ongoing Between Concordia and TRAC Union
Despite an outside temperature of minus-16 degrees Celsius, Concordia teaching and research assistants assembled Monday morning to voice their concerns as negotiations for a new collective agreement continued between their union—Teaching and Research Assistants at Concordia—and the university.
Motion Passed by Student Association Recognizes “Crude and Sexually Explicit Nature” of 14 Chants
Less than a month after McMaster University suspended a student group over “sexist, violent and degrading material” in a songbook, Concordia’s Engineering and Computer Science Association took a similar stance on certain engineering chants they consider disrespectful and distasteful.
John Molson business students had the option to make 2014-2015 a “Good” year, but if last month’s Commerce and Administration Students’ Association elections are any indication, voters believe Michael Richardson will give them a great one.
Crass to Keynote Centre for Gender Advocacy Event
Feminism isn’t just for women—but how do you bring guys into the fold?
As she glides her fingers along the delicate corners that shape the elementary school diploma she received in Baghdad, Lisette Shashoua nods her head concernedly.