Ten months into my first term as an AUSU councillor and executive member, I recently had the opportunity to reflect back on all that we’ve accomplished. I am proud to say that the AUSU executives have had strong support from council, and as a result, we have accomplished many things. The topic of student engagement was a huge priority for me this past term. While this will certainly be an ongoing endeavour, we’ve taken some huge steps towards increasing our membership’s interactions with our organization. In particular, I would highlight the launch of an Instagram account (be sure to follow us!) and the passing of our podcast proposal. … Read More
Students across the country are kicking off the Canadian Alliance of Students Associations’ (CASA) #StudentsLetsAct campaign today, underlining the urgent need for action on student mental health. At a time where attention to and discussion around mental health is high, students want to channel this energy into tangible action to help support those struggling.
Want to get involved? Sign your name on a letter to Parliament petitioning for more mental health funding online here.