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Say hello to Teddy: how to prepare for a hurricane

With a hurricane heading to Halifax for the second September in a row, here’s what you need to know to prepare for Teddy.

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KSU Budget 2020/21: No cuts to funding, summer pay for staff and exec

KSU presents a balanced budget with no major cuts, pay for executive and laid-off staff and exec not included in the lines.

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The Galley reopens for takeout, but the Wardroom remains closed

The Galley reopened today for takeout service, with hopes for online service in the near future. The Wardroom will remain closed for the time being.

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Winter sports could return, athletic scholarship continue

Blue Devils directors confirm that winter season can still happen, given there are not significant health concerns.

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Peer support will continue on campus thanks to Fountain donation

Students will continue to have mental health support on campus and four other Halifax universities.

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How societies are adapting to remote learning

Most King’s societies will be fully online, but all are prepared to make sure that this isn’t a wasted year.

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UKing's Literary Society: turning the page on Haliburton

The oldest student society in North America is dropping its racist namesake, adopting “Uking’s Literary Society” as its new name.

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ACAA Suspends Fall Sports, Students Face Uncertainty

The Atlantic Collegiate Athletic Association (ACAA) has decided to cancel all fall sports for the 2020-2021 academic school year. Students and officials have high hopes of resuming play for winter sports. Due to Covid-19 and remote learning, the ACAA came to the decision to cancel fall semester sports. Affected sports at King’s include rugby and […]

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KSU Brings Demands to BoG, says Immediate Action must be taken

On Thursday, June 18, the King’s Student Union presented the university’s Board of Governors (BoG) with demands for them to address anti-Black racism at King’s. At the same meeting, the Board voted to increase tuition at King’s by 3%.  Among their demands, the KSU is asking the school to release a plan for making King’s […]

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Residence will open at Half Capacity, says Dean in Email

King’s sent an email to incoming students on June 26th confirming that residences will be open this fall at half capacity. The Watch obtained a copy of the email, in which the Dean of Students Katie Merwin outlines some of the changes coming. “I am happy to inform you that our residences at King’s will […]