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UCSA Encouraged by Labour’s Commitment to Tertiary Education

Wednesday, 3 February 2016, 1:57 pm | University of Canterbury Students Association

UC Students’ Association President Encouraged by Labour’s Commitment to Tertiary Education On Sunday 31st January, Labour pledged to offer three years of free post-school education over a person’s lifetime. The University of Canterbury Students’ Association ... More >>

UCSA announces election results

Monday, 14 September 2015, 5:43 pm | University of Canterbury Students Association

James Addington has been elected president of the University of Canterbury Students’ Association in election results announced on Friday night. More >>

UCSA launches Advisory Group for amplifying diverse voices

Friday, 13 March 2015, 2:02 pm | University of Canterbury Students Association

The University of Canterbury Students’ Association (UCSA) launched its Student Well-being Advisory Group (SWAG) this week as part of an initiative to ensure all voices at the University of Canterbury are heard within the Association. More >>

UCSA responds to issues regarding Equity and Diversity

Thursday, 9 October 2014, 4:11 pm | University of Canterbury Students Association

The University of Canterbury Students’ Association is committed to ensuring all students and staff feel they belong while living, learning and teaching in their university community. We want all UC students to thrive and excel in their studies ... More >>

Continuity for Students’ Association

Tuesday, 26 August 2014, 1:42 pm | University of Canterbury Students Association

For the first time in the University of Canterbury Students’ Association’s 120-year history the top three executive positions have been re-elected. The University of Canterbury Students’ Association (UCSA) has announced its executive team for 2015. ... More >>

UC students achieve world’s highest recorded rocket flight

Friday, 8 August 2014, 12:50 pm | University of Canterbury Students Association

University of Canterbury students achieve world’s highest recorded rocket flight August 8, 2014 A University of Canterbury student-built supersonic rocket has achieved the highest recorded altitude worldwide. The small supersonic rocket launch from ... More >>

UCSA strongly supports CCC proposed light rail link

Thursday, 11 August 2011, 1:42 pm | University of Canterbury Students Association

University of Canterbury Students Association (UCSA) strongly supports the Christchurch City Councils proposed light rail link between the new CBD and the University of Canterbury. "The concept of a light rail system in the draft City Central Plan would ... More >>

University Of Canterbury Orientation 2011

Friday, 28 January 2011, 10:01 pm | University of Canterbury Students Association

UCSA, in association with Fabel Events, is proud to announce the official line up for 2011! What a party it’s going to be for Orientation week 2011, so get your dancing shoes on, your laughing gear ready and your earplugs in, for what promises ... More >>

A 10 day party in the Garden City.

Friday, 12 February 2010, 2:22 pm | University of Canterbury Students Association

This O Week is stacking up to be the best yet.  Showcasing a fine blend of international and local talent to suit every taste - from the legendary Black Seeds to New Zealand’s king of dubstep Optimus Gryme -  this one is sure to pack a musical punch! More >>

UCSA and ENSOC Condemn Rioting Students

Friday, 31 August 2007, 1:16 pm | University of Canterbury Students Association

The University of Canterbury Students’ Association (UCSA) believe that the behaviour demonstrated by some students in Dunedin on the night of the 25th August was completely unacceptable. The UCSA deeply regrets that a long-standing and well-run event like ... More >>

Students Frustrated by Nine Billion Dollar Debt

Wednesday, 28 March 2007, 11:23 am | University of Canterbury Students Association

As total student debt hits nine billion dollars, University of Canterbury students continue to be disappointed and frustrated by the steadily increasing costs of tertiary education, said University of Canterbury Students’ Association (UCSA) President ... More >>

Orientation 2007

Thursday, 21 December 2006, 12:01 am | University of Canterbury Students Association

The University Of Canterbury Students’ Association is pleased to announce the lineup for Orientation 2007. More >>

UCSA radio sale sinks more myths

Thursday, 30 November 2006, 3:41 pm | University of Canterbury Students Association

Media release – Student Choice UCSA radio sale sinks more compulsory membership myths The decision by the compulsory University of Canterbury Students Association (UCSA) to sub-licence the frequency for its radio station RDU has debunked two myths ... More >>

Iconic Chch Radio Station RDU's Future Secured

Tuesday, 28 November 2006, 10:55 am | University of Canterbury Students Association

The University of Canterbury Students’ Association (‘UCSA’) has entered into an agreement that secures RDU’s long term future. A newly formed company, RDU98.5FM Ltd, has agreed to sub-licence the frequency from the UCSA. This outcome is a very ... More >>

Students Reject University’s Services Shake-up

Saturday, 7 October 2006, 2:09 pm | University of Canterbury Students Association

Reactions from students towards the proposed changes to student services at the University of Canterbury have ranged from scepticism to outrage, and has prompted the UCSA to write its own submission against the move. A Change Proposal for the Integration ... More >>

Students Elect New UCSA President

Friday, 22 September 2006, 2:05 pm | University of Canterbury Students Association

Belinda Bundy has been elected as the University of Canterbury Students’ Association (UCSA) President for 2007. Thousands of students went to the polls on Wednesday and Thursday to vote for their student representatives and the Electoral Returning Officer ... More >>

Students Fees Protest Brings Success

Friday, 28 July 2006, 3:32 pm | University of Canterbury Students Association

Students protesting at the University of Canterbury yesterday were successful in delaying domestic fee setting that had been scheduled for yesterday’s university council meeting. Issues arose when UC management rescheduled fee setting from September ... More >>

Student Fees Protest Brings Success

Friday, 28 July 2006, 3:31 pm | University of Canterbury Students Association

Students protesting at the University of Canterbury yesterday were successful in delaying domestic fee setting that had been scheduled for yesterday’s university council meeting. Issues arose when UC management rescheduled fee setting from September ... More >>

Students united in disappointment at UC Management

Wednesday, 26 July 2006, 12:12 am | University of Canterbury Students Association

University of Canterbury students are unhappy with Vice-Chancellor Professor Roy Sharp plans to bring forward fee-setting for next years domestic tuition fees. The lack of consultation and notification has forced the University of Canterbury Student's ... More >>

Change of Tertiary Funding welcomed by the UCSA

Monday, 10 April 2006, 11:07 am | University of Canterbury Students Association

The University of Canterbury Students’ Association (UCSA) has welcomed moves by the Minister of Tertiary Education to move away from the “bums on seats” funding policy of the past. The proposed move to a funding model that will recognise that the quality ... More >>

 

 

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