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KSU Election 2021: Harris named president

Nick Harris wins solo race with plans to take action to reopen student business and improve mental health coverage, but will have to work hard for student engagement.

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Halifax Valentine’s Day Guide 2021

Whether you’re celebrating Valentine’s Day or Galentine’s Day this year, The Watch has you covered. Treating your partner? Your friends? Yourself? We’ve curated a Halifax guide to Valentine’s day that’s guaranteed to help you out.

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KSU Election 2021: Student Life VP Candidate Overviews

Editor’s note: this article is a part of a series of candidate interviews. The Student Life Vice President is responsible for tasks such as societies and orientation week and is the student representative on the Occupation Health and Safety committee at King’s. Luke Baumgart Luke Baumgart (he/him) is a first year FYP arts student from […]

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KSU Election 2021: External VP Candidate Overview

Editor’s note: this article is a part of a series of candidate interviews. The External VP is responsible for tasks such as resource centres, liaising with South House and running services and campaigns. Aideen Reynolds Second-year student Aideen Reynolds (She/They) is hoping to motivate student activism as the KSU’s next External Vice President. Reynolds is […]

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KSU Election 2021: BOG Rep Candidate Overview

Editor’s note: this article is a part of a series of candidate interviews. The Board of Governor’s representatives are responsible for sitting on the Board as voting members, representing the interests of students, and reporting events that happen at the Board to KSU Council. Naomi Puddicombe Naomi Puddicombe (she/her) is a first-year student pursuing a […]

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KSU Election 2021: Financial VP Candidate Overview

Editor’s note: this article is a part of a series of candidate interviews. The Financial Vice President is responsible for putting together budgets, processing society funding requests, and acting as the liaison with the bursar’s office and King’s budget committee. Victoria Gibbs Victoria Gibbs (she/her) is a second-year studying Political Science and International Development. She […]

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Faced with boycott, King’s drops half of holiday meal plan costs

KSU claims victory but says work is still to be done.

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The Price of Going Home

This year, going home for the holidays will cost international students $1528 to self isolate when they come back. Students coming back to Halifax from outside Canada will be required to fund a hotel stay and meals for 14 days. This added fee is on top of the estimated $2000 some international students may pay […]

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“When I’m stressed, I buy plants to cope”: Online Learning in Profile

Althea Pilapil loses sleep from having to stare at a screen all day, but the pandemic has also given her time to start a business.

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“Everyone that I know is just sad and anxious”: Online Learning in Profile

Bridget Landry says with online schooling, just taking care of herself comes at the cost of marks.