Arvind Gupta, Andrew Weaver, and the future of B.C.’s universities

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…so far, Gupta’s departure hasn’t been pursued with much vigour by the Official Opposition, apart from issuing a news release in August.

However, the NDP’s advanced education critic, Kathy Corrigan, did make passing mention in the legislature to the subsequent resignation of UBC board of governors chair John Montalbano.

Coincidentally, the NDP’s rising star, David Eby, now represents UBC’s Point Grey campus in the legislature. Eby will be dealing with senior UBC officials for years to come.

In the past, the NDP has made hay about tuition increases. The party has also done a good job highlighting problems with student housing. And Eby was on the front line supporting students who claimed they had been sexually harassed.

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