Archive for the ‘News for Noobs’ Category

We made a lot of fuss about losing Block Party, but the merest rumours we’re hearing seem to indicate that Events Man Shea Dahl is on the ball for Welcome Back BBQ (free, Friday, Sept. 10, 2-8pm).  The Totally Baseless Suggestion is that Celebrity DJ/Benihana Founder Offspring STEVE AOKI will be playing the Pit on/around […]


In a flurry of activity on Twitter, BC Premier Gordon Campbell announced that all Metro Vancouver post-secondary students (except those private school kids at TWU!) will be eligible for a U-Pass, eliminating excuses for students to drive drunk!!! Oh, wait. The new universal Unicorn U-Pass will cost $30/month, with students outside of Metro Vancouver paying less. […]


Hopefully all you lovely readers are enjoying your summer, blissfully free of UBC. We’re still here, and also kind of bored… so we read all the AMS executives’ quarterly reports. Critiques, you ask? Applause? BISH PLZ. That would require us delving into the Issues That Matter. Since it’s impossible to get an interview with these […]


Confidential is back, Koerner’s isn’t, and surprise, surprise the AUS is a shit show once again. Brian vs Ryan vs Student “Court” vs Naylor vs OMG Enough Already So the AUS is a goddamn nightmare. It all started with this document that makes no fucking sense and hurts our cute little headband decorated brains. As a […]


Update: Srsly, dudes. We even gots the MEMO: The Pit Pub Is Fucked Somehow in the midst of last night’s council festivities, news happened right underneath our noses… literally. The loss to campus drinking culture is irreparable. Ladies and gentlemen, the War on Fun is for real: UBC has pulled the Pit Pub’s license. let’s […]


Long time no post! We won more moniez, Taylor is back (with less memes and more sparkles), people are storming some goddamn wall on campus, Gossip Girl aired, and it’s almost summer. Here’s a rundown of what is happening/a bunch of rumours in the sextacular AMS. Secrets, secrets are no fun… AMS Council had some […]


go have fun…

17Mar10

Why are you here reading this? Why aren’t you at the St. Patty’s Bash at the Museum of Anthropology? The party will be raging until 12am, with $3 drinks and FREE good times. ALSO, don’t forget to visit UBC Votes, learn about the candidates, and VOTE for your favourites… including AMS Confidential for the Voter […]