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September 18, 2008
  SU View: SU offers free weekly events and entertainmentPDF files may take a moment to load

Ahhhh . . . the only thing better than the taste of that inaugural morning coffee following a long weekend is the taste of a FREE morning coffee provided by your Students' Union. As I'm sitting here, sipping on my free cup of Earl Grey and watching all those oblivious students in that horrendous queue for Tim Hortons, I wonder: What is the best way to tell undergraduates about Mundane Mondays?

"What's Mundane Mondays, Luke?" I hear you think with a blank stare.


March 13, 2008
  SU View: The SU weighs in on provincial election resultsPDF files may take a moment to load

On Mon., Mar. 3, Albertans went to the polls and with overwhelming support elected the provincial Conservative government to another term in office.

With the ballots counted, Calgary will be represented by 18 Conservatives and 5 Liberals when the legislature opens later this month. Once again our university riding will be represented by Liberal Harry Chase. Despite not belonging to the governing party, Harry has been a tireless advocate for students and has promised to continue advocating for our cause in the house.


February 28, 2008
  SU View: Nominations now being accepted for teaching excellencePDF files may take a moment to load

Has a University of Calgary instructor inspired you? Is there a certain class you enjoy because the instructor is so enthusiastic about the material? Has a teacher gone beyond the call of duty to assist you in your academic and career goals? Well, you now have the chance to thank them appropriately.

The Teaching Excellence Awards Committee of the Students' Union is currently accepting nominations for teaching excellence from students and faculty.


February 14, 2008
  SU View: Funding Support for Academic CompetitionsPDF files may take a moment to load

The Academic Competition Support Program is a new and innovative Students' Union initiative funded through Quality Money. The goal of the program is to enhance the student experience by providing an opportunity to apply and showcase academic talents in a competitive environment. It also aims to enhance the University of Calgary's profile in the post-secondary academic arena in Canada and around the world.


February 07, 2008
  SU View: SU General Election Stand Up and Be Counted!PDF files may take a moment to load

You've seen the posters, you've walked past the forums and now you know it's here again. It's time to vote in the Students' Union General Election. Each year, the student body head to the polls to elect the students who will work to serve and represent them during the 2008-09 academic year.

The SU plays a vital role for students and supports many aspects of student life inside and outside of Mac Hall.


January 31, 2008
  SU View: Funding available for your ideas on sustainability at U of CPDF files may take a moment to load

The University of Calgary Students' Union is consistently working to ensure environmental issues and sustainability is a priority. However, the SU is only one part of the campus community that can take an active approach to sustainability. As an undergraduate student at the U of C you also have the opportunity to make a true difference in environmental responsibility here on campus.


January 24, 2008
  SU View: Clubs, your ticket to awesometown!PDF files may take a moment to load

Looking to meet some new people on campus? Having trouble convincing strangers on the bus to join you in the pursuit of your favourite hobby? Starting to get the feeling you are the only person in the western world in your program? The answer to these and many other worries may be solved in joining a Students' Union club on campus.


January 17, 2008
  SU View: New Music on Film Series at That Empty Space!PDF files may take a moment to load

Sigur Ros are playing live in That Empty Space Tue. Jan. 22 at 3 p.m! Well, ok, the world-renowned Icelandic band won't be making it to Calgary any time soon, but we have the next best thing: Sigur Ros' new film Heima! The film follows the band as they embark on a free tour of their native Iceland playing venues as small as a coffee shop and as large as an outdoor canyon. The film captures a rare glimpse into the life and music of this hugely successful and often misunderstood group.



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