Student Issues Forum

When:
April 11, 2017 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
2017-04-11T17:00:00-07:00
2017-04-11T19:00:00-07:00
Where:
Live Streaming @ AMS Nest / Asia Pacific Hall, SFU Wosk Centre for Dialogue
580 W Hastings St
Vancouver, BC V6B 1L6
Canada
Cost:
Free

RSVP to Watch Live-Streaming of the Event at AMS Student Nest

RSVP to Bus Pick-Up & Attend the Event In-Person

Continued support for programs and infrastructure, affordable transit, and the climbing cost of living in the province are growing priorities for students. With the next BC election on the horizon, come and hear about the three major parties’ plans to address them!

All are welcome! This forum will cover the following themes:

  1. Graduate student support
  2. Housing
  3. Transportation
  4. Funding for institutions

Panelists:

  • Hon. Andrew Wilkinson, Minister of Advanced Education, BC Liberals
  • Dr. Michael Markwick, BC Green Party
  • David Eby, BC NDP

Moderator: Justin McElroy, CBC Vancouver

The forum will assume the following format:

  • Four minutes each for opening remarks
  • Four questions, provided to participants in advance with responses limited to four minutes each
  • Four minutes each for closing remarks
  • The event will be live-streamed to viewing parties at various BC campuses

Light refreshments will be provided.

Partners:

  • Alliance of BC Students
  • The Graduate Student Society of Simon Fraser University
  • Simon Fraser Student Society
  • Graduate Students’ Society, University of Victoria
  • University of Victoria Students’ Society
  • UFV Student Union Society
  • NBCGSS