LFA treasurer Jessie Smith with one of the ads for the Open the Doors campaign.
Photo by Christopher Thoroski.

Langara Faculty Association protests education cuts with transit ad campaign

February 10, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Reported by Christopher Thoroski The Langara Faculty Association is launching an ad campaign ahead of this May’s provincial election to protest cuts to post-secondary education funding by the B.C. LiberalRead More

Langara nursing professor running in Richmond North Centre riding

Langara nursing professor running in Richmond North Centre riding

February 9, 2017 at 4:45 pm 0 comments

Reported by Shoji Whittier A Langara College instructor is running for MLA in Richmond North Centre for the provincial election in May. Lyren Chiu has been a nursing instructor at LangaraRead More

Students play in the snow on the CIBT's Granville Suites' roof in downtown Vancouver. Photo by Duncan Anderson.

New student residence is close, but costly

February 9, 2017 at 4:45 pm 0 comments

Reported by Duncan Anderson International student housing is big business for some investment companies in B.C. As part of its rapid expansion plan, an education and student-housing investment company calledRead More

Outside of the Langara Students’ Union building on a snowy day. Photo by Sydney Morton

Former LSU board member fights firing

February 9, 2017 at 4:00 pm 1 comment

Reported by Sydney Morton A former director of the Langara Students’ Union has delivered a letter to the union, claiming that she was wrongfully terminated by the board. According to theRead More

Students are encouraged to make mistakes and think critically while working on their projects. Photo by Cassandra Osborne.

New chemistry class encourages creative problem solving

February 9, 2017 at 4:00 pm 0 comments

Reported by Cassandra Osborne   A new chemistry class at Langara College is structured unlike any other by focusing on semester-long individual projects, encouraging students to think critically and solveRead More

Continuing education students line up for help and services. Photo by Alyse Kotyk.

Continuing studies students accepted into LSU

February 9, 2017 at 4:00 pm 0 comments

Reported by Cass Lucke Full time continuing studies students have been approved to join the Langara Students’ Union next fall, a controversial move that could be interpreted as breaking the U-Pass collectiveRead More

Langara students Kenny Zheng, Oscar Li, Jerrick Cai and Chisaki Tanaka sitting for the lunch in the lower LSU.

Microwaves and therapy: Here’s what Langara students really want

February 8, 2017 at 12:55 pm Comments are Disabled

Reported by Alyse Kotyk and Caitlin O’Flanagan   Over the past few weeks, Langara Students’ Union has been hosting open houses to get student input on new services and bylaws.Read More

Taking one for the team

SLIDESHOW: Langara College students flash mob snowball fight

February 7, 2017 at 10:05 pm Comments are Disabled

Reported by Bala Yogesh, Emelie Peacock and Clare Hennig Langara students launched a flash mob snowball fight on campus this afternoon, making the most of the record-breaking amounts of snowRead More

*LSU salaries are not made public

LSU collective agreement lacks clarity in management

December 2, 2016 at 11:33 am Comments are Disabled

Reported by Alyse Kotyk In 2012, the Langara Students’ Union signed a new collective agreement — a legal contract establishing working conditions — for its staff members. After LSU generalRead More

Headlines from past Voice articles recount how the LSU has stonewalled Langara reporters and evaded journalism inquiries in the past. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION

LSU dodged past Voice media requests

December 2, 2016 at 10:59 am Comments are Disabled

Reported by Melanie Green, Kristyn Anthony and Michele Paulse Secrecy is the way non-elected officials in the LSU control business operations, according to the former chair of the Langara JournalismRead More

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