Nomination Results

Nominations for SAGE elections are in. Read up on our candidates below and make sure to vote this Friday, September 29. Academic Rep Jennifer Breaux When I was an undergraduate at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, I was a part of the undergraduate honors association for English majors titled “Sigma Tau Delta.” Part ofContinue reading “Nomination Results”

Fall Newsletter

Welcome and welcome back to grad school! Those of us at the Student Association for Graduates in English are looking forward to working with and for you in the coming year. To kick off the semester, here’s what we have lined up: Welcome Back Party Join us on Friday, September 29 at Reggies bar, locatedContinue reading “Fall Newsletter”

Election Results!

Hello, SAGE members! The results are in from Friday’s election and your first four 2016-2017 SAGE Council members have been chosen! President: Ariane Legault VP Internal: Torin McLachlan VP Social: Liam Lachance Treasurer: Brieanna Lebel Thank you to everyone who voted and everyone who ran! These newly elected Council members will assume their positions onJune 1, 2016. The election’sContinue reading “Election Results!”

SAGE Special General Assembly: Race, Respect, Responsible Marking

On February 12 at 1:30 PM, all SAGE members (any MA or PhD student in Concordia’s English program) are invited to come for a Special General Assembly discussing the matters of representation of POC in the department, reducing bias in marking, and kitchen access for grad students. This SGA has been called following concerns raisedContinue reading “SAGE Special General Assembly: Race, Respect, Responsible Marking”

Emergency General Assembly: Bill C-51

Due to concerns raised by members of the cohort, the Student Association for Graduates in English will hold an Emergency General Assembly on the issue of Bill C-51, how it affects the literary and academic communities in particular, and what courses of action the cohort would like to take to express our feelings on thisContinue reading “Emergency General Assembly: Bill C-51”

Fall Election Results!

Hello, English grads! In a shocking turn of events, every candidate won by a landslide, defeating their opponents without breaking a sweat! Eileen Holowka decimated the competition for VP Administration; Torin McLachlan took no prisoners in the brutal battle for Academic Rep; Liam Lachance left no one standing in the fight for Creative Rep. Your full SAGE CouncilContinue reading “Fall Election Results!”

Fall Election — Candidate Blurbs

Hello, English grads! Below are the blurbs for your candidates for VP Admin, Academic Rep, and Creative Rep. You may notice that we have only one candidate per position. However, you still need to vote. All SAGE Council members must be voted in through election, or they will not be eligible to perform their duties.Continue reading “Fall Election — Candidate Blurbs”