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 SUB BUDGET BOOSTED
AMS finds an additional $3.5 million to fund New
Student Union Building construction
IMAGINE DAY
A little rain wasn't enough to
dampen new students' spirits
LAST WELCOME BACKBBQ ATMACINNES P8 BELKIN GALLERY EXAMINES RESIDENTIAL SCHOOLS P9
WOMEN'S SOCCER AIMS FOR PLAYOFFS P5 FRINGE FEST PREVIEW P9 DID TOOPE PASS OR FAIL? P10 // Page 2
WHAT'S ON i    THIS WEEK, MAY
THURSDAY   05
S+F GALACTIC
PAINT PARTY
9 P.M.® SUB BALLROOM
For great music, a great cause and
a lot of paint, head down to the
SUB; we recommend clothes that
could use some extra colour.
Free
FRIDAY  ' 06
WELCOME BACK BBQ
2:30 P.M. @ MACINNES FIELD
Last hurrah for Madnnes Field.
Featuring food, drinks and
performances from Felix Cartal
and more, this barbecue boasts
everything you need for a great
Friday afternoon.
$20
SATURDAY  ' 07
SHINE DAY
9 A.M.@ SUB BALLROOM
The final collaborative event between Firstweek and Shinerama
Wander down to this event at
the SUB Ballroom to help raise
money to combat cystic fibrosis
in Canada.
Free
ON
THE
COVER
Finding rainbow-coloured
hockey tape is far more difficult
than we initially thought, and
in the end we had to settle on
duct tape. In an effort not to
ruin the player's hockey sticks,
we improvised this photo by
folding the tape in half and
wrapping it around the blade,
eliminating the risk of getting
adhesive all over their tape jobs.
A colourful look with none of the
gooey mess.
^|THE UBYSSEY
SEPTEMBERS, 2013 | VOLUMEXCV| ISSUE IV
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OUR CAMPUS//
ONE ON ONE WITH THE PEOPLE WHO MAKE UBC
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The Imagine Day "brain room," where the staff are on top of all social media channels.
Behind the scenes with the
people who make Imagine Day
Ming Wong
Managing Editor, Print
915 A.M.
It would be raining on
Imagine Day.
It's somewhat fitting that first-
years would experience UBC Vancouver in its full glorious wetness.
But when you look back at the 16
previous Imagine Days, this is
the first time that the backup rain
plan had to be implemented.
"This is the 17th imagine UBC
that we've had and this is the first
time it's rained. We had a run of
16 years of sun but we're lucky
because we have a rain plan," says
Kim Kiloh, director for the
Center for Student Involvement (CSI).
Kiloh explained that much
of the Imagine Day staff were
on campus by 6 a.m. to do
check-ins. Grogginess was
not an issue for the bright and
early start. "They're usually
in pretty good spirits because
they've been preparing for this
day all summer," says Kiloh.
Planning for this year's
Imagine Day took place more
than a year ago. They already
have some of the bookings for
Imagine Day 2014 ready.
CSI is the headquarters
for Imagine Day. Volunteers
and staff come and go to grab
breakfast or snacks to refuel.
The "brain room" has many
staffers on laptops monitoring
social media channels to let
students know of the rain plan.
10:35 A.M.
Woo Kim walks down Main
Mall armed with a walkie-
talkie radio and a turquoise
backpack filled with maps and
snacks to refuel the troops.
Earlier this morning, Kim was
at the Doug Mitchell Sports
Arena to direct lost students.
Now, she is on Main Mall to
make sure the Main Event
happens smoothly. Over 250
clubs will be setting up booths,
looking to attract new members.
"[We] kind of live for the first
day of school," Kim says. "We just
know to expect it. I wouldn't say
stressed — I would say excitement. Like, you know there's a
different energy [on campus.]"
12:35 P.M.
The lunch table in front of Irving
K. Barber is empty. Irene Navarro
is waiting on the sandwich truck
to feed hungry first-years. The
truck should've been here an hour
ago, she's keeping her cool.
"You keep an open mind. It
doesn't stress you out," says
Navarro, program coordinator for
Work Learn.
The Buchanan courtyard is
a different story. Students and
MUG (My Undergraduate Group)
leaders surround the tables. On
top of the tables are piles of Subway sandwiches.
"Only vegetable, meat on that
side," says Joyce Fu, a second-year
Arts student and MUG leader.
She's trying to direct confused
meat-loving students. She herself
holds a half-eaten sandwich in
her hand. She's not too concerned
with waiting a little longer to eat
her lunch. "It's doesn't matter because I have time," she says — as
opposed to the first-years who are
on a tight schedule to get to the
pep rally on time.
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THE  UNI V ERS IT V OF  BRI-IEH  COLUMBIA // News
ORS WILL MCDONALD + SARAH BIGAM
NEW SUB »
SFU»
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The New SUB is still expected to be completed somewhere between September 2014 and January 2015.
$3.5 million added to New SUB budget
Will McDonald
News Editor
The AMS has approved increasing the budget of the New SUB by
$3.5 million.
Council approved the new
budget at their Sept. 4 meeting.
The budget is being funded by
fees all students pay for the New
SUB project.
Since student enrolment has
exceeded the numbers originally projected in the New SUB
agreement, VP Admin Derek
Moore said both the AMS and
UBC are on board with the plan
to increase the budget.
"The money will be coming in
faster because we have more students. It's like we're taking stuff
that we didn't expect to have and
applying it into this. And UBC is
comfortable doing it," Moore told
NEWS BRIEFS
BC students campaign for
grants program
The Alliance of BC Students
is pressing the B.C. provincial
government to institute a needs-
based grants program.
"B.C. is the only province in
Canada without a provincial
needs-based grants program,"
said Rachel Barr, UVSS director of
external relations. "Establishing a
robust grants program is the key
to making education affordable in
this province."
UBC opens new hospice
A hospice was opened on UBC
campus on Stadium Road on
Tuesday. Part of the facility will be
used for researchers investigating best practices for end-of-life
care.
"Our hopes are that any new research conclusions would be published and distributed throughout
British Columbia, and indeed
around the world," said Communications Spokesman Peter Hebb.
UBC creative writing teams up
with Scotiabank Giller Prize
On Sept. 16, UBC's creative
writing department will co-host
this year's announcement of the
Scotiabank Giller Prize nominees.
This is the first Giller event staged
outside of Toronto.
"We're tremendously excited
about the coming year," said
Steven Galloway, acting chair of
the department. "It's a chance to
connect with 50 years of alumni
and celebrate their success." xi
The Ubyssey. The new budget will
allocate an extra $1.9 million in
student fees to fund the project.
Moore said the extra $3.5 million should be more than enough
to complete the New SUB.
"The model that we're suggesting is very conservative,
given the way that the UBC student population is growing. And
we feel good that we'll be able to
stick to this plan," said Moore.
The $3.5 million will be used
to refill the project's contingency
fund and provide improvements
to the building such as better
food and beverage equipment, an
entrepreneurship centre, art projects, club improvements, vermi-
composting and some mechanical
improvements to the building.
"Though they are not absolutely essential, we do think that
they would add a ton of value to
STUDENTSPACE»
Collegium to Open
in Ponderosa
Commons
Brandon Chow
Senior News Writer
BC will be opening its first Vancouver-campus collegium service
in Ponderosa Commons early
next week.
The collegium will be a place
for commuter students to eat,
study and relax before making the
journey home.
"[The collegium is] a way for
students to relax, get to know
others, and feel a sense of belonging and ownership of space on
campus," said AMS VP Academic
Kiran Mahal.
She added that commuter
students face unique challenges,
and that the university hopes to
replicate a space similar to residence common areas for travelling
students.
Collegium use is restricted to
250 students, who have to apply
for membership. Applications are
currently open. Applicants will
be accepted on a first-come-first-
served basis with preference given
to first-years, and will be charged
$75 per term to use the facility.
The collegium space will be
open Monday to Friday from 7:30
a.m. to 7:30 p.m., and monitored
full time by student staff members.
It will have lounge chairs, a kitchen facility, refrigerators, board
games, television, a study area and
a print centre. In addition, mem-
the building," said Moore. "We
thought long and hard about this.
We reduced our list as much as
we could and these are the things
that we want and we think they're
well worth the $3.5 million.
"As the years have gone on,
we've found things that we want to
change and this list encapsulates
the highest of those."
Moore said the predicted date
for completion of the New SUB —
anywhere from Sept. 22,2014 to
Jan 1.2015 - still stands.
"There hasn't been much of a
taste in the New SUB committee
to throw money towards things
getting manufactured faster. We
don't think that's the most valuable
use of money," he said.
Of the $3.5 million added to the
project, $800,000 is being put into
the contingency fund for the project. Moore suspected a lot of that
money may be used for renovations
to the lower floor of the old SUB.
"We imagine there's going to
be a bunch of asbestos down there
[in the old SUB]. So that $800,000,
the expectation is that a lot of that
will be eaten up in environmental
remediation," said Moore.
Moore said the plan has been approved by both the AMS's finance
office as well as the UBC treasury.
The plan still needs to be approved by UBC Board of Governors.
Moore said it is expected to be at a
Board Committee meeting on Sept.
9, then presented to the Board of
Governors on Sept. 16.
"This will be the last round of
changes as VP admin. I'm promising that we are going to cap off the
changes here. Should anything else
come up as things sometimes do,
we have an AMS contingency line
here." XI
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The new collegium will be in the Ponderosa Commons.
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bers will have access to Ponderosa
Commons' fitness facility, showers
and lockers.
UBCO also has a collegium
program. They have three collegia:
one for first and second years, one
for upper year students and one for
international students.
Greg Matthers, commuter
student programing coordinator
at UBCO, said that while multiple
spaces exist, all students, including
non-commuters, are welcome in
any of the centers.
Woo Kim, a student development officer who has worked on
the Ponderosa collegium, said that
it is limited to first-year students
because it is the most difficult for
them to fit in, so the program is a
way for them to meet new friends
and establish a sense of belonging.
"If you're going to be a part of
this program, we want you to have
a spot, and we thought 250 was
the right number for the space we
have," Kim said.
She also said that fees were
necessary to support the cost of
having students monitor the facility, and that unlike the collegium
program at UBCO, only students
with access to the collegium will
be charged. At UBCO, the cost of
the collegium is included in student
fees. This is a flat fee for all students, including those not using it.
Kim says there are plans to
expand the program to older
students at a later time, but that
they are still looking for suitable space. One possibility that's
been considered is within the
second phase of the Ponderosa
Commons development.
"We're going to see how this
one goes first, and make sure we
know how to meet the needs of
commuter students to make this
successful for years to come." XI
SFU sues former
financial manager
for alleged fraud
Leah Bjornson
The Peak
SFU — Simon Fraser University is seeking to reclaim over
$800,000 from its former director of finance for the science faculty, Siamak Saidi, who allegedly
used the funds to purchase three
properties in the lower mainland.
According to the university's
statement, which was released on
Aug. 20, discrepancies involving
invoices were noted last year by
the Faculty of Science.
"Upon further examination,
[SFU's] internal auditor discovered information in 2012 that
led the university to contact
the RCMP," read the statement.
These discoveries followed
Saidi's termination after his
position became redundant
in January 2012 as a result
of restructuring.
During his employment at SFU
from June 2010 to January 2012,
Saidi allegedly submitted more
than 500 invoices to SFU from
companies in which he was a director. According to the affidavit
filed by Gary Chan, director of
internal audit for SFU, "All of
these invoices were approved by
Saidi and submitted by SFU's accounts payable department so as
to cause cheques to be issued to
the vendors in question at the addresses set out in their invoices."
Concerns over the invoices
were raised after SFU noticed
that the various supplies and
equipment had been bought from
vendors with whom the university was not familiar, as well
as the fact that the registered
office for the companies in which
Saidi was a director was Saidi's
residential address.
Saidi, who is currently a chartered accountant with offices on
West Pender Street, is accused
of using the money from these
payments to purchase three
properties in Burnaby, Belcarra
and Abbotsford. These properties were purchased during the
time that the false invoices were
charged to SFU or were subject
to mortgage financing for which
he was responsible, says the suit.
Although the university has
stated that it is not in a place
to comment, Claire Cupples,
dean of the Faculty of Science,
assured The Peak that SFU is
taking steps to prevent this from
happening again.
"I understand that the university is taking a serious look at
its financial processes in light of
this case, and certainly we in the
Faculty of Science have worked
hard with our eight departments
over the last year to update all
of our financial procedures,"
said Cupples.
Saidi has been charged with
fraud over $5,000, theft over
$5,000, forgery and using forged
documents.
The university is seeking to
reclaim a total of $846,926 from
Saidi, as well as to enforce an
order that he be disallowed from
disposing of the properties in
any fashion.
Saidi has been in RCMP custody since Tuesday, Aug. 21 and
will remain there until Sept. 5,
when he is scheduled to appear
in court.
Saidi could not be reached for
comment. The case is currently
before for the civil and the criminal court. NEWS    I   THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2013
FROSH»
Imagine Day not hindered by rain
Will McDonald
News Editor
UBC hosted its 17th Imagine Day
on Tuesday.
The day-long first-year orientation event
culminated in a pep rally at the Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre. Despite
facing rain on Imagine Day for the first time
in 16 years, most of the 6,159-person class
packed the area to cheer for their faculties at
the afternoon rally.
VP Students Louise Cowin opened the
ceremony with stats on the class of 2017: the
youngest student is 16, while the oldest is 51.
"You are in a unique and privileged
place because you have a choice. You have
a choice to shape your experience at UBC,"
said Cowin.
UBC President Stephen Toope gave his
annual address to the incoming class of first-
years. This was his last Imagine Day speech,
as he is stepping down from his position at
the end of the school year.
"My senior advisor warned me not to use
any Latin today..., but I've got this outfit on
and I've got the microphone and I'm going
to use some Latin," said Toope. "Momento
mori. Remember that you will die."
Toope then encouraged students to make
a bucket list, of which he has two: one for
UBC and one for himself. Toope said he
planned to make sure UBC takes the lead
on flexible learning initiatives. For himself,
he wants to make a contribution to human
rights law. And take a walk on Wreck Beach.
"Today's theme is 'I am UBC,'" said
Toope. "The thing is, I'm not UBC, and you
are not UBC. It's the other way round. UBC
is us."
"It's yours and what you make of it and of
yourself is truly up to you. Momento mori,
tempus fugit, carpe diem, minima maxima sunt. Remember that your time here
is short and make every moment count,"
said Toope.
AMS President Caroline Wong gave the
final speech at the rally. She encouraged
students to get involved in extracurricular
activities like she did.
"I didn't have a master plan, just an open
mind — and in the words of Ms. Frizzle and
a past AMS president, a willingness to take
chances, make mistakes and get messy,"
said Wong.
The speeches were followed by performances from beatboxer Rup Sidhu and slam
poet Johnny MacRae.
The event had over 800 MUG (My Undergraduate Group) group leaders and hundreds of volunteers. Although many of the
expected volunteers didn't show up to the
event, Kim Kiloh, director of the Centre for
Student Involvement and Careers, said the
event was a success.
"What happened is extra people pitched
in on the spot and some people extended
their shifts for a little bit," said Kiloh. "Overall, really satisfied with the day." XI
IBS
From top. left to right: students cheer at the pep rally; engineers get a tour of campus; Thunder pumps up students; rain doesn't holdup the day; Toope gives his annual speech.
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OR  NATALIESCADDEN
SOCCER»
Women's soccer 'Birds shoot for nationals
UBC wants back in after two season-ending shootout losses in Canada West playoffs
Natalie Scadden
Sports + Rec Editor
When Andrea Neil took over as
head coach of the UBC women's
soccer team in January, the message to her players was simple:
"You're either in or you're out."
Having worn the maple leaf for
132 games and in four Women's
World Cups, few people have had a
greater impact on women's soccer
in this country than Neil. She has
now returned to her alma mater
with visions of strengthening the
game at the Canadian university
level, and that starts with getting
UBC back to nationals — somewhere they have fallen short of for
the past two seasons.
"A coach needs commitment for
the program," Neil said. "This is
a journey that's going to take a lot
of time. Any coach coming in has
their own methodology, and I've
asked the players to change a lot."
Neil's coaching style involves
a higher intensity not just in the
way that the players prepare for
the game, but how they go about
their daily lives. On the field,
repetition will be the key. Away
from it, Neil has coordinated
several team bonding trips and
trust-building activities, as well
as community partnerships and
volunteering initiatives.
So far, the team is all in. Fifth-
year midfielder Christina Donnelly
believes that Neil has brought a
positive impact "both on the field,
in the locker room and in all off-
field aspects." She thinks that after
working with three different head
coaches in five years, "it's impossible to not be able to change and
adapt."
Donnelly also pointed to the
fact that Neil has brought in a large
staff of assistant coaches. "We're
not used to having so many people
helping out, so that's been incredible to have the support," she said.
Neil noted that Donnelly and
fellow seniors Taryn Lim and Jordan Kitagawa are the "leadership
core," but that she has not chosen
a single player who will take over
captain's duties for Kelly Cook,
who graduated in the spring. She
also insisted that in a short season
like the CIS's, where teams play
back-to-back games, a team cannot
succeed with just a small group of
key players.
"[I] need [my] entire roster. I
need everybody to step up. It's going to take 25 players to win games,
to bounce back," Neil said.
In the past couple of years,
UBC has relied heavily on a tight
defense and the impressive scoring
abilities of striker Janine Frazao.
They allowed just nine goals last
season while scoring 46 themselves
and recording seven clean sheets in
12 regular season games. Individually, Frazao has won two-straight
Canada West Player of the Year
awards, and her 47 goals over the
past four seasons already make her
the conference's all-time leading
scorer.
While there's no doubt Frazao
will add more finishing touches
to that tally in her final year as a
Thunderbird, Neil is looking for
other players to take on bigger roles
as well, including six new rookies.
"You can choose a system of
play, but ultimately you have to
have a characteristic as a team,"
Neil said. "On the attacking phase,
you have to build the game in
multiple ways. This is the ultimate team sport that we play. The
entire rhythm is [not] dependent on
[just] one player. We have to have a
whole team sense of cohesiveness
both on and off the field."
After a couple of tough losses
in the Canada West semifinals the
past two seasons, Donnelly said
she and her teammates are looking
to draw from those experiences.
"It's definitely motivating for our
team to get back to nationals this
year, after missing out in shoot-
outs the past two years. Although
we definitely have [the] CariWest
final four circled on our calendars,
we're trying to take it one game at
a time."
The first game may prove to be
one of the biggest challenges for
the 'Birds. They will be put to the
test right away by the visiting Trinity Western Spartans, the reigning
Canada West and CIS champions,
on Saturday night at Thunderbird
Stadium. XI
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Fifth-year Janine Frazao holds the all-time record for goals scored in the Canada West.
=HOTO MICHAELTHIBAULT7THE UBYSSEY SPORTS    I    THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2013
THE LOCKER ROOM
By Reyhana Heatherington
It's gonna
make everyona
uncomfortable.
For most people, a trip to
Hawaii is synonymous with
relaxation and the absence of
confrontation. For Matthew
Hawes, the journey had a sour send-
off several years ago.
While swimming for the Canadian national team, Hawes faced a
challenge when the squad prepared
to leave for training camp on the
tropical island. His 10 teammates
were invited to bring their significant others, but a coach discreetly
told Hawes, who is openly gay, that
bringing his boyfriend would be a
problem.
"The coach came to me separately
and said, 'No, it's gonna make everyone uncomfortable,'" Hawes said.
"I experienced [situations like that]
monthly."
It took some pushing, but Hawes
was eventually allowed to bring
his boyfriend.
As the Winter Olympics in Russia
approach, recent anti-gay legislation
passed in that country has raised
questions about athletes' freedom to
be open about their sexuality.
The diversity of reactions to gay
athletes is what makes this story persist. Regardless of the sport, the topic
brings up questions around team
dynamics and the factors that contribute to a successful and welcoming
locker room.
Hawes, who is also a former UBC
varsity swimmer, experienced homophobic slurs from fellow competitors
at swim meets. Though seeing openly
gay Olympic champion swimmer
Mark Tewksbury made things easier
for him, Hawes told The Ubyssey that
he often felt the need to conceal his
true self. He said it was easy for his
opponents to "hit below the belt" and
use his sexuality as an insult. But
that name-calling also fuelled his
competitive spirit.
"If they'd call me a faggot I would
make sure that I would beat them. It
would just drive me to be better."
Traditional gender norms also affected Hawes' interactions with certain coaches throughout his swimming career. The stereotype of the
aggressive male athlete conflicted
with his demeanour and seemed to
make some coaches uncomfortable.
Ij^rey'd call me a
faggot I would make
sure that I would beat
them. It would just
drive me to be better.
Matthew Hawes, former UBC swimmer
"I was an athlete that had a lot of
emotions and really wanted to talk
things out," he said, "and I think that
a lot of my male coaches would get
uncomfortable when I would go to
them for advice or be really emotional
about something."
It wasn't the words that stung.
Instead, Hawes said it was more
troubling when childish innuendos
about his sexuality were merely met
with "a wag of the finger."
"What I was most hurt about
with the coaches was that it wasn't
acknowledged," he said. "If they saw
I was upset in any way, they would
avoid it."
Simone Longpre, a UBC sports
sociologist, said the general social
climate places more importance on
male-dominated realms, and the most
popular sports in North America are
grounded in heterosexual "macho
male images."
"Sport is one of the last male
bastions," she said. "Men still professionally earn more, they still get
more resources as amateurs — it's
still a profoundly male environment
and with that comes a real gendered
nature to it."
Despite the progress that has
been made regarding homophobia in
sports, Longpre says the battle is far
from over.
"People think that we have sort of
reached Utopia and that it's not even
an issue anymore, and that really isn't
the case," she said.
"There's still lots of homophobia
in locker rooms. [But people will say,]
'Oh, it's just talk, we don't mean anything by it.'"
Battling
under
pressure
Still, Hawes said the positive experiences in competitive swimming outweighed the negative ones. He credits
former UBC swim coach Derrick
Schoof with creating a safe and open
environment so he could focus on the
sport, but also be heard.
"He doesn't see the sexual preference first, he just sees the athlete,"
Hawes said of Schoof.
Now the head coach of the Edmonton Keyano Swim Club, Schoof said
his coaching philosophy involves a
holistic approach.
"Getting to know the person is
imperative to being able to know what
makes them tick," he said. "If they
can see that I care about them rather
than just about their swimming, they
will respond better to what I'm asking
them to do and they'll have a greater
sense of trust and a greater sense of
belief in themselves."
This fundamental coach-athlete
trust was put to the test at the 2009
Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS)
swim championships at UBC.
When an assistant coach forgot to
scratch Hawes from two events, he
was forced to race in three individual
events in the morning and again at
night along with team relays. Since
swimmers usually only compete in
four individual events over a three
day meet, this was an extremely
gruelling undertaking.
But Hawes stepped up, hit the
starting blocks and went on to place
highly in all of his events. He scored
valuable points for UBC, and the
men's team went on to win the national championship for the 11th time
in 12 years.
"It really showed me the strength
of his character because I had expected him to blow a fuse and get
very upset," Schoof said. "I always
remembered that."
When Schoof took a job at the
University of Ottawa, Hawes followed him there. He then spent a year
swimming in Australia before retiring
from the sport in May 2012. THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 5,2013    |    SPORTS    |   7
Dayle Poulin and her girlfriend Charissa Church met while playing varsity hockey at UBC.
COURTESY SWIMMING CANADA
Top: Dayle Poulin (centre) celebrates with her teammates after winning their final game
and coming in fifth at CIS nationals in Toronto last year.
Bottom: Matt Hawes celebrates after a race as part of the senior men's national team.
The
gender
divide
The difference in reactions to gay male and
female athletes has been used as a way to
separate the experiences of "out" athletes.
From the varsity athlete's perspective
however, the core values of trust and safety
are the same.
Dayle Poulin graduated from UBC with a
kinesiology degree last year and played on
the UBC women's varsity hockey team for
four years. As a young girl growing up in
northern B.C., the self-described "outsider
tomboy" was bullied by girls in her class for
always hanging out with the boys.
"I didn't know a lot of gay people who
lived in Prince George," she said. "When
I was still in high school, I just kind of
thought it was a phase, or that this can't
really happen to me. I just thought it was
not a very common thing."
Once at UBC, she didn't have any hesitation coming out to her teammates. In fact,
it was the university hockey team environment that allowed her to be open about her
sexuality. It was also where she met her
current girlfriend of two years, teammate
Charissa Church.
"There [were] already a lot of openly gay
females on our team so it was just another
day. No one really blinked an eye at it. 'Oh
yeah, Dayle likes girls. That's cool.' And
everyone just kind of moved on."
After opening up to friends and teammates, it took Poulin another year before she felt comfortable coming out to
her parents.
"That was a bigger issue because your
parents have expectations of you, and
there's conversations all the time when
you're growing up like, 'Oh, you're going to
get married, you're going to have kids,'" she
explained.
Poulin's family was very accepting and
she continued to focus on her game. In
her last season with the team, the UBC
Thunderbirds won the Canada West championship and she was honoured with the
coach's leadership award.
Poulin plans to return to school to
study diagnostic medical sonography and
said she will continue to play hockey. She
reflected on the powerful impact that her
supportive team had on her life in an email
to The Ubyssey.
"Playing on the women's varsity hockey
team has helped me realize who I am and
feel comfortable in my own skin," she
wrote. "I have been surrounded with a
great support group and other gay athletes
who have been role models for me. The
positive experiences I have faced as a varsity athlete at UBC have helped define me."
Moving
forward
Louise Cowin, UBC vice-president, students, acknowledges that while there has
been some encouraging work to support the
broader LGBTQ community at UBC, there is
still work yet to be done for LGBTQ student
athletes. She has tangible plans for making
change in the upcoming school year.
"We'll need to revisit the student athlete
code of conduct to make sure that the policies
there are robust enough," she said. "But I
think that we have not being doing enough
in terms of proactive education for student
athletes, and that will be one of the major
steps forward."
Once student athletes feel secure in
their environment they will be more likely
to express their true selves and achieve
success. UBC athletes shared the notion
that a supportive team environment is at
the cornerstone of acceptance. This idea
can be extended to any area — work, school
and recreation.
Rather than focusing on gay athletes as a
novelty, professional athletes like Jason Collins, Brittney Griner and Robbie Rogers have
brought attention to the value of living an
authentic life. Whether someone's workplace
is a basketball court, swimming pool, ice rink
or office, the pressure of hiding can prevent
people from reaching their full potential.
Cowin said the goal is to build on the momentum of this discussion so that tolerance is
replaced with openness and acceptance.
"[Then] every student could feel proud and
comfortable being who they are, expressed in
the public space among their peers [and] with
their professors so that they can really live
their full self at university," she said.
"And that's just not student athletes, that's
all students."
nkt
I think that we have
not been doing
enough in terms of
proactive education.
Louise Cowin, VP students
Hawes has a clear outlook on qualifying a
person's work with their sexual orientation.
"Sexual preference should never be [a preface to] what you do. Gay athlete, gay lawyer,
gay doctor — that doesn't make sense."
Though various sports carry their own
stereotypes and challenges, a supportive and
encouraging team atmosphere remains at the
heart of success. As is the case for effectively
combating any type of discrimination, Hawes
believes in the power of shared experiences.
"In terms of coming out, visibility is
probably the greatest antidote for ignorance." XI RHYSEDWAfiDS_
URSDAY. SEPTEMBER!
MUSIC »
FIELD OF GLORY
Welcome Back BBQ marks the end of 30 years of music and debauchery at Maclnnes Field
COURTESYSHANE DERINGER
Current Swell are an excellent band for a student music fesival —just like their adoring fans, they too spend countless hours in libraries staring into space.
Catherine Guan
Contributor
Maclnnes Field will soon be
no more.
Three decades have passed
since it hosted the inaugural Welcome Back BBQ. The
field has witnessed moments
both unforgettable and best
left forgotten. And as the
site for the future Aquatic
Centre, Maclnnes' days are
now numbered.
It is only right to bid adieu
in the proper manner at the
30th Welcome Back BBQ: drink,
make merry and drink some
more. Between lineups for beer,
barbecue and port-a-johns, the
stage will feature a diverse lineup of musical acts.
One of the headliners this
year has come full circle since
his days as an English major at
UBC. Taelor Deitcher, better
known by his beatmaking moniker Felix Cartal, is excited to
return to his alma mater. "Welcome Back BBQs were always a
lot of fun for me," he recalled.
"I saw k-os perform one year
and it was awesome."
The electro producer had a
fairly unconventional beginning
in music, getting his start with
local punk bands. "The DIY
aesthetic of punk rock has definitely carried over to the music
I make," he said. "It's always
been 'make what you can with
what you have.'"
Cartal likes to play with his
crowd, and he remembers one
of his first reaction tracks, "The
Joker." "I made it in 60 minutes
before a show at Celebrities in
Vancouver, purely to see if I
could shock the crowd with a
weird drop."
Over the years, his sound has
evolved from the steely distortions with which he first broke
into the scene.
"Lately I've found myself
moving into things that are
more pop-oriented," he said.
The barbecue will mark the
beginning of Cartal's North
American tour and the crowd
will be treated to the first listen
of new material.
Sharing the bill with the
DJ is Victoria-based quartet, Current Swell. The indie
rockers have built up a devout
following through social media,
cultivating fans in some pretty
far-flung places.
"Having thousands of Brazilians sing our songs back to
us was astonishing and incredible," said singer-guitarist
David Lang.
Scott Scanton, who also
serves as a singer-guitarist for
the band, said, "[social media]
allows a listener to find great
music hiding everywhere ...
instead of labels or industry
telling the listener who they
should listen to." He sees the
Internet as a great democratizer
in music, turning "every artist
with a song into somebody with
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potential."
The four-piece likes to interact with their audience, but
there were times they got more
than they bargained for. Getting
tear-gassed in San Paolo was
one of those instances.
"The home soccer team won
the South American cup for
the first time in its history
and we got directly involved
in a mass soccer riot with a
million people in the street,"
Lang explained.
AMS President Caroline
Wong is thrilled with the acts
rounding out the lineup. "Chali
2na, of Jurassic 5, rocks massive
crowds and he is coming with
his full band," she said. "He
has a great baritone voice and
we are very excited to see him
play."
Musical duo the Harpoonist
and the Axe Murderer brings
influences as diverse as Jack
Johnson and Jack White.
Perennial local favourite My!
Gay! Husband! will be playing
between sets.
Madame President herself
can be easily located during
the barbecue. "My favourite
moments are in the mosh pit,
because you get to connect
with new people ... and I always
crowd surf," Wong said.
For many, this year's
Welcome Back BBQ will be
drenched in equal measures
with alcohol and nostalgia. The
annual bacchanal will be hosted
at its original venue for the 30th
and final time. Be there to give
Maclnnes Field the send off it
deserves. tJ
The AMS Welcome Back BBQ is
on Friday, Sept. 6from2:30p.m.-9
p.m. at Maclnnes Field. Advance
tickets are $20 online and at the
Outpost, or free with a Firstweek
Wristband. The event is all ages. THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2013    |    CULTURE
ART + POLITICS »
Art for the posterity of pain
Belkin Art Gallery explores the dark history of the residential school system
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COURTESY HELEN AND MORRIS BELKIN ART GALLERY
Cardinal Schubert's installation "The Lesson" is one of a multitude of works that examine the residential school system. Witnesses is the first show of its kind in Canada.
Emma Warford
Contributor
The residential school system is
an infamous part of Canada's history of racism and prejudice. The
schools, which operated in B.C.
between 1862 and 1991, sought to
implement the cultural erasure
of aboriginal life in exchange for
social ideals that the government
of British Columbia believed to be
"superior."
They are part of a history of
injustice that still affects people
today, but those effects are rarely
discussed in the public sphere.
Witnesses: Art and Canada's Indian Residential Schools, on show at
the Morris and Helen Belkin Art
Gallery from Sept. 6 to Dec. 1, is
the first art exhibit in Canada to
explore this history.
The exhibit will display both
aboriginal and non-aboriginal
contemporary and historical
art, as well as pieces by first and
second generation survivors of
residential schools. Planned programming for the exhibit includes
artist talks, a live performance
and a symposium based on issues
of reconciliation and questions
stemming from the exhibit.
In the exhibition catalogue's
introduction, Scott Watson, head
of the Department of Art History,
Visual Art and Theory, explains
how the exhibit came about
in response to a request from
Gwawaenuk Chief Robert Joseph,
a survivor of the residential
school system himself. According to Watson, Witnesses aims to
"raise awareness of the history
and legacy of the residential
schools." Watson further explains
that exhibition organizers "wanted to honour this request to show
works that might point to healing
and the future while still telling
some of the stories that needed
telling about the schools."
September marks a month in
which many aboriginal awareness
events are taking place throughout Vancouver. The Truth and
Reconciliation Commission of
Canada is holding a public event
in Vancouver from Sept. 18-21,
which they describe on their website as an opportunity to "engage
the public and provide education
about the history of residential
schools,... celebrate regional diversity and honour those touched
by residential school." UBC is also
commemorating the event; the
academic calendar states that, on
Sept. 18, "classes are suspended
for students in most programs
to permit UBC faculty, staff and
students to direct attention to this
event and its significance."
Belkin curatorial intern
Tarah Hogue explained that the
team "wanted the exhibition to
coincide with the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, but at the
same time we have recognized
that not everyone agrees with [its]
mandate."
The unusually large curatorial
staff of Witnesses, consisting of
six different people, was organized by the Belkin in response
to logistical needs, the sensitive
subject matter, and to "bring
together a group of people that
had different viewpoints," said
Hogue, who added that the
exhibit organizers "wanted
to involve as many interested
parties as possible to go about
[this process] as respectfully as
possible."
Hogue also mentioned the
timeliness of the exhibit. "We've
had a lot of momentum in our
aboriginal communities with
Idle No More," she said. "It feels
like the right time to be doing
something like this, even though
it's been something people have
been dealing with for a long time
on their own."
Along with community support, Hogue emphasized the
importance of public education.
"We think that it is important
for people, a lot of whom don't
have a good background of what
the residential history is ... to see
the hardship of reconciliation is
something we can achieve." tJ
FRINGE FEST»
Theatre and nature in harmony on Granville Island
Aurora Tejeida
Senior Culture Writer
Meanwhile is one of only a few
outdoor shows at this year's Fringe
Festival. It also happens to be the
first "one audience member at
a time" show to have ever been
staged at the festival.
That's a mouthful, so let's break
it down: one audience member at
a time means that only one person
sees the show per performance.
Jessica Nelson, a UBC theatre
alumni, is the writer and director
of Meanwhile. She describes the
show as an intimate experience
that will allow the audience member to reconnect with nature.
"I want the audience to walk
away with a renewed appreciation
of the nature that there is here
in Vancouver, and to try to set an
hour apart for themselves relaxing
and enjoying nature," said Nelson,
who works three jobs in order to
support her theatre work.
The outdoor show, which is
being put on behind the False
Creek Community Centre along
Alder Bay, is also meant to be an
interactive piece of experimental
theatre. "It's kind of like a choose
your own adventure, depending
on who they choose to go to first.
What they say yes or no to will
alter the way the story goes,"
Nelson added.
The experimental nature of
Meanwhile has also meant ticket
sales are difficult. Since only one
person can see the 20-minute show
at a time, tickets can't be bought in
advance. There are seven shows a
night, so if more than seven people
arrive, they'll be asked to come
back the next night.
But there's still hope you can
make it to one of the shows, as
Meanwhile will be playing for 10
straight nights — a feat that will
test the endurance of the cast.
Kayleigh Sandomirsky, one of
the performers, is doing seven
shows a night with a 10-minute
break between shows. This means
she will be performing from 7:30
to 11 p.m. each night for 10 nights
in a row.
Even though she also works a
full-time job, Sandomirsky thinks
people should come to the show so
they'll learn how to relax.
"People need to take a time
out. I don't think enough about
taking one and when I do, I'm on
my computer. It's really nice to
stop and do nothing, because we
never do it and it feels so good,"
said Sandomirsky.
Nelson said that seeing the site
at Alder Bay reminded her of her
childhood and the importance of
taking time to admire nature. Like
other shows in the Fringe's Onsite
program, the performance was
inspired by the setting itself.
"In our society we're very much
in the mindset of 'if I'm not busy
something is wrong with my life,'"
said Nelson.
Meanwhile is about taking a moment to be with yourself — something people seem to forget to do in
a busy city like Vancouver.
"It's nice to have a moment of
peace. We live in one of the most
beautiful cities in the world, one
of the greenest cities, and I think
we take that for granted. It's nice
to remember how beautiful it is,"
said Sandomirsky.
Right now, the show is going
through final rehearsals and some
last-minute adjustments, like
laminating posters. Being an outdoor performance, the cast is wary
of the possibility of rain.
"If it rains, the show will go on.
Audience, bring an umbrella," said
Nelson, tl
Tickets for Meanwhile go on sale
at 6:45p.m. behind the False Creek
Community Centre on the night of
the performance. The first show is
at 7:30 p.m. this Friday, Sept. 6.
COURTESYJESSICANELSON
Only one person at a time can attend Meanwhile, making for a highly personalized encounter with nature. II Opinions
UBC President Stephen Toope gives his order to a waiter.
LAST WORDS//
INSIDE TELUSHQ
"Great news, gentlemen. We'll be offering
$50 in pre-paid credit cards to students
who sign up for Telus internet this fall."
"Excellent work, Johnson! But how
will we advertise it? How can we make
it seem substantially different from the
bullshit student-poaching new customer
deals we offer every fall?"
"Well, I've been thinking about that,
sir. And you know what the kids are
really into these days?"
"What's that, Johnson?"
"Reddit, sir."
"Reddit? You mean that website for
cat photos and men's rights activists?"
"Well, it's more than that, sir — they
also have these things called 'memes.'"
"Memes?"
"Memes, sir. Large, blocky text
expressing a trite sentiment over an
incongruous stock photo. They're
everywhere."
"Stock photography? Minimal creative effort and technical skill? Why,
that's perfect, Johnson — right up our
alley! And the kids will love it! I want 10
concepts on my desk by tomorrow."
"Right away, sir!"
"Excellent work, gentlemen. Promotions all around!"
NOTA UT PRAESES TOOPE
In linguam Latinam linguam tuam
deprecandi ipsum primis annis debe-
bat. Quis freshmen abhorrent, ex usu
linguae in Academia sua introductio
Universitas aptior commercia schola
ad attende. Autem praeses academiae
non requiritur quod conformetur
expectationem, et hortamur Praeses
Stephanus Toope ad futurum orietur
in orationibus.
Cur non loquentur Esperanto? Vel
magis conveniens ad University alumni
ad loqui in Galli, Hispani, Mandarin aut
unum ex pluribus aliis linguis diversis
UBC scriptor discipulo corpus loquitur?
RICHARD KIM/THE UBYSSEY
EQUALITY FOR ALL ATHLETES
The fact that the media still make a big deal of professional athletes such as Jason Collins coming out publicly
shows that sport is an area where homophobia still exists.
It shouldn't even be newsworthy.
We showcased two former UBC varsity athletes in
this issue who are out and proud. However, there are
others who surely have both positive and negative
experiences to share. There are many athletes who
are still hiding their true selves from teammates they
spend several hours a day with. We at The Ubyssey are
happy to be a part of a larger conversation that many
in the sporting realm have been reluctant to talk about
until recently.
We hope that soon it will be an issue that does not
need to be written about. Because let's face it: sexuality
has nothing to do with athletic ability.
BENICE.SAUDER
Every year, a few Ubyssey editors and writers sit in on the
Imagine day pep rally. And every year, the Sauder School
of Business freshmen start their university experience by
alienating themselves from the other 7,000 first-years.
Without fail, they always manage to shout their
cheers over the president's speech, an important
announcement or, as happened this year, a slam
poetry performance.
Commerce has a bad reputation because many Sauder students give off an air of arrogance that is more
annoying than a mosquito buzzing next to your ear.
And if first-year students didn't know this about Sauder
students before the pep rally, they do now.
The only people who it pisses off more than those
in the other faculties are the Commerce students who
understand their piece of paper is only as useful as an
Arts degree, and that any success they hope to have in
life will come from hard work. So, Sauder kids, for the
sake of your "colleagues," please stop being assholes.
A PLAN TO HELP LOW-INCOME STUDENTS
Getting more money for students is always an
admirable goal.
The Alliance of BC Students is pressuring the provincial government to establish a needs-based grants
program, as B.C. is the only province in Canada without
one. This alliance includes UBC, UVic, SFU and other
universities in the area. The Alliance is also pushing for
the elimination of interest rates on student loans and an
increase to funding for colleges and universities.
If they're looking to model theirs after what other
provinces are offering, the options aren't stellar. The
Alberta Low-Income Grant only offers $120 a month —
less than the cost of a single class — and that's for full-
time students. The Ontario Access Grant covers 25-50
per cent of tuition (to a maximum of $3,000 per year),
but that only lasts for the first and second year of study.
Still, it's better than nothing, which is what we
appear to have at the provincial level when it comes to
low-income students paying for school.
As for eliminating interest on student loans: good
luck. XI
LETTERS
Re: "Fear and loathing at the
Canadian border", 9/3/13
/ So basically, you got let into the
^ country without a proper visa, you
/ are complaining about it, and you
y are comparing your treatment to
/ the atrocities being committed in
y the Middle East? You, sir, are a fool.
You asked "what actions?" I'll
/ tell you — you attempted to cross
the border of a sovereign country
/ without proper documentation, in
/ accordance with laws passed by
^ a democratically elected govern-
/ ment. That is an action!
U.S. customs would have turned
/ a Canadian in your shoes back and
put their name on a watch list. Yet
you complain about how the CBSA
/ agent exercised judgement, advised you of your errors, and gave
/ you an opportunity to rectify them
y without adversely affecting your
A, ability to earn income or attend
classes? Gee, if that's not fascism, I
o don't know what is!
- "Eomer Hadrigan", posted to
/. Ubyssey.ca on Sept. 1,2013
Avery profound article — it touches on a very basic right, your right
to human dignity, and protection
from the arbitrary decisions of
petty tyrants.
[The only people who] would
really understand it [are those]
who have been threatened by
someone with a gun, someone
who ... was in a mood to cause
someone a bad day — and despite
your every right to be there, your
good intentions, innocence of
any wrong-doing and whatever
intelligence or "good karma" you
have at that moment, you realize
your powerlessness.
It's not a comfortable feeling,
and should be one that everyone
should be free of the fear of, no
matter their religion or nationality. Even a single instance is
one instance too many, whether
it happens on the US./Canadian
border, at an IDF checkpoint in
occupied Palestine, in the ghettos
of Warsaw during World War II or
anywhere else.
- "Shahzad Khan", posted to
Ubyssey.ca on Sept. 2,2013
Note to readers:
The Ubyssey has left
^ CUP, formed NUW
The Ubyssey has left the Canadian
University Press (CUP), the student
y press cooperative for university
/ newspapers in Canada.
Our editorial board voted over
^ the summer to leave the organ-
/ ization, of which our paper was a
founding member in 1938. CUP fees
/ for large student papers are more
y than 20 times that of small papers
^ and cost The Ubyssey more than
$7,000 last year. After analyzing our
y budget and carefully considering
/ the benefits of CUP, the editorial
board decided that the organization
^ no longer provided significant value,
especially since many other large
y student newspapers have left over
the past five years.
CUP provides a newswire compiling content from all its member
/ papers, as well as offering some
y institutional support such as legal
help and mentorship programs.
Due to The Ubyssey's comparatively
large size, many of CUP's offerings
were redundant. For example, The
Ubyssey has its own attorney on
retainer, and our robust alumni
network offers ample mentorship
for our staff.
The Ubyssey has joined a content
sharing service with six other
student newspapers that have exited
CUP, including The McGill Daily in
Montreal and The Varsity in Toronto.
We formed this relationship — the
National University Wire (NUW)
— with other student newspapers to
share information that is important
to students across Canada.
The Ubyssey plans to continue
sending staff to CUP conferences,
an element of the organization
we have always been happy with
and are comfortable paying the
higher non-member fee to attend,
and hope to work with CUP and
NUW papers to move forward in a
productive manner.
- Geoff Lister, Coordinating Editor
CORRECTION
Re: "Last Words" 9/1/13
y An editorial in last issue's Last
/A Words responding to the comple
tion of the AMS' first full service
review in 19 years, recommended
that the report suggest the AMS
conduct such reviews more frequently. The report did, in fact,
make that suggestion. // Scene
STATS
• ON THE •
CLASS
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12
birthdays
on Imagine Day
91%
entrance GPA average
(one of the highest in
Canada)
6,159
first-years
2,006
transfer
students
OF FIRST-YEARS.
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^
from B.C.
total UBC students
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of Canada
international
students
OLDEST STUDENT
yrs
old
16
students share
those names
YOUNGEST STUDENT
Statistics from VP Students Louise Cowin's address at this year's pep rally
GRAPHIC MING WONG/THE UBYSSEY
The people
who imagine
Imagine Day
(continued from page 2) The
scramble for lunch isn't getting
to Fu. "I pretty much expected
this, the way this is going,"
she says.
2:28 P.M.
Beneath the noise and excitement of the pep rally, in
the basement where athletes
typically dress for games, UBC
administration and others part
of the academic procession are
all gowned up and ready take
the stage.
Janet Teasdale, managing
director of student development,
watches from the side. "People
were highly skeptical [of Imagine Day] when we first started
this," says Teesdale, but now she
says alumni and students tell her
they can't imagine first week
without it.
With 14 Imagine Days under
her belt, she's noticed some differences. There's "100 per cent
more people," she says.
VP Communications Pascal
Spothelfer rounds out the end
of the procession. This is his
second Imagine Day. He isn't
nervous about going on stage
in front of thousands of revved
up first-years. "I just enjoy it,"
he says.
John Williams' Star Wars
score written for Darth Vader's
entrance begins to play as the
dignitaries enter the arena. "Another thing that hasn't changed
is the Imperial March," says
Teasdale before she goes up to
watch the rally.
7:15 P.M.
The sun is beginning to set.
Main Mall is mostly cleared
of booths and tables. Kim and
other blue-shirted staff members sit around Martha Piper
Plaza. Having worked an almost
12-hour day, the orientations
team has reservations at Mah-
ony and Son's at 7:30 to celebrate
for a job well done.
"I think the day went really
well," says Kim. "I think we're
pretty happy with how it turned
out. We saw some pretty happy
students. We're feeling good."
Imagine Day 2013 is in the
bag. Now, the planning starts for
2014. •a
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First person to enter
The Ubyssey offices
and do 10 chin-ups on
our very own office
chin-up bar receives
loo copies of the
paper. Great for
covering your head
with when it rains!
COME BY THE UBYSSEY OFFICE
SUB 24, FOLLOW THE SIGNS
1-Fortitude
5-Destiny
8-Drew on
12-Western pact
13-Jazzy Chick
15- breve
16-Quickly, quickly
17-Without a break;
18-Repose
19-Squirt gun
22-PBS benefactor
23-Lock opener
24-Not fearful
26-Attitude
29-More strange
31-Wherelt.'sat
32- Second king of Israel
34-Violinist Zimbalist
36-Hula hoops?
38-Garrand Hatcher
40-Ike's ex
41- Ran without moving
43-Label anew
45-Microwave
46-Restaurant
48-Whine
50-Biblical pronoun
51-Lilt syllable
52- Beer
54-Rogue
61-Distinctive quality
63-Like a
bricks
64-Actress Turner
65-Lukas of "Witness"
66- Make for oneself
67-Islamic chieftain
68-Remain sullen
69- Feeling of self-importance
70-Pull abruptly
DOWN
1-Chew on
2-Tabula	
3- Let's just leave that
4-Capital of Kansas
5-Actress Anderson
6-Minefinds
7-Camp sight
8-Nasser's org.
9-Make slender
10-Otherwise
11- Group of individual facts
13-Mimic
14-Pueblo material
20-Tear
21-Anecdotal knowledge
25-Hoist
26-Kid leather
27-Having three sides
28-Each partner
29- Prepares for publication
30-Kidney-related
31- New Haven collegian
33- Strong feeling of anger
35-Chart
37- Clockmaker Thomas
39- Capital of New Mexico
42-Antlered animal
44-Femalechild
47-Gaucho'srope
49- Depression between hills
52-Contented sighs
53- Hawaiian outdoorfeast
55-Corn bread
56-Glitch
57-Singer Perry
58- Camera
59-Getting years
60-Stool pigeon: var.
62-Invite
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STAFF MEETINGS!
Ubyssey staff: Tuesdays @ 1 p.m.
News meetings: Mondays @ 3 p.m.
Features meetings: Mondays @ 1:30 p.m.
Culture meetings: TBA
Sports + Rec meetings: TBA
[hi U I>YoO-fc/Y.ca     geoff lister | coordinating@ubyssey.ca
We get really excited about
our staff meetings. It's
the best time to talk to
our editors and pick up an
assignment. But there are
a lot of them, so it's best to
know when they happen.
Clip out this handy guide,
post it to your fridge and
never miss an exciting
meeting ever again!
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