Monthly Archives: January 2011

Public Policy Opportunity at the University of Calgary

A new “Master of Public Policy” program is kicking off in September 2011 at the university of Calgary. From Stephen Kent, communications team at U of C: This is an exciting new graduate program that we are confident will produce … Continue reading

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Meet George Abbott via Video at UNBC Today!

BC Liberal Party leadership candidate George Abbott will be hosting a video conference with the whole province on Jan. 31st. UNBC is privileged enough to host one of the video sites in the NUGSS Board Room. The conference starts at … Continue reading

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Meeting Minutes (31 January 2011)

1) Promotional Materials Update 2) Magazine Subscription Update 3) Politician’s Dinner 4) Political Clubs (Young Conservatives; Young Greens) 5) New Banner! 6) Finance Report 7) Eat, Drink, Be Controversial 8 ) Sean’s Report 9) Succession Planning 10) Website Reminder 11) … Continue reading

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Calling all Volunteers!

The BC Liberals are looking for politically interested volunteers to help run the Premier’s dinner this thursday (Feb. 3rd). Volunteers are needed to help from 4:30 until around 10:00 PM. This is a good way to get into a networking … Continue reading

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Political Science at UNBC Featured in Paper

The Prince George Citizen ran a small piece about the event run by the PSSA on Jan. 28th. We are mentioned only briefly, but such is the curse of being a university club. On a related note, thank you to … Continue reading

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Colin Kinsley to Address the Young Conservatives at UNBC

The Young Conservative Club would like to extend an invitation to meet Colin Kinsley, past mayor of Prince George and candidate for the Prince George – Peace River riding. The meeting will take place at  3PM on Thursday, Jan. 27th … Continue reading

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EDITED: “The Idiot Cycle” Coming to UNBC

Students for a Green University present: The Idiot Cycle! The film deals with the law and politics around cancer, as well as the healthcare system within which it is treated. It will be a rare opportunity to see this film … Continue reading

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Upcoming Political Visits to UNBC

Bob Rae, the Federal Liberal party’s Foreign Affairs Critic will be visiting on Jan. 28th at 4:30 PM in the Crash and Burn Lounge at UNBC. George Abbott, BC Liberal leadership candidate will be visiting Feb. 3rd at 1:30 in … Continue reading

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Meeting Minutes (24 January 2011)

1) Weekly tables and promotions 2) Politician’s dinner 3) Political Clubs updates 4) Financial update – banner cheque has been cashed already. 5) Bob Rae visit (28th) 6) Gavin – Eat, Drink, Be Controversial 7) Sean’s report – Radio Show … Continue reading

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2 Clubs to Find Your Voice and Speak It

Looking to get involved in politics? Want to have a bigger say in what goes on in the parties you support? Not sure about which party to support and looking to become more informed? In case you haven’t heard, the … Continue reading

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