Volume 90, Issue 69

Tuesday, January 28, 1997


Questions & Answers:

1. How much is the fee for the USC's proposed undergraduate student Dental Plan? (1) $125

2. Who is the program director for CHRW? (1) Tom Everett

3. Who is the celebrity researcher at Western's 3M centre? (1) Roberta Bondar

4. Name two of the four recommendations made by Western to the Smith panel. (2) Government should recognize the role of universities in Ontario, stabilize and benchmark the government grant, universities should set tuition fees, strengthen student aid, formula adjustment and support for full-cost recovery programs

5. Name the provincial and federal lobby groups the USC is a member of. (2) Who are their directors? (2) Ontario Undergraduate Student Alliance - Rick Martin, Canadian Alliance of Student Associations - Matthew Hough

6. Which two Western varsity teams are expected to take overseas trips this year? (2) Where are they expected to go? (2) Rugby team - Ireland, Football team - Japan

7. How much did each undergraduate student pay in student activity fees for the UCC phase three expansion this year? (1) $15.70

8. Name the Minister of Education. (1) John Snobelen

9. How many years has The Gazette been publishing? (1) 90

10. How many full-time USC employees are there? (1) 45

11. What was the score of this year's Homecoming football game?(1) 47-0

12. Name five USC operations. (5) Here are just some: CHRW, Infosource, Copy Centre, Exam Bank, Spoke, The Wave

13. Name any two shows regularly featured on TV Western. (2) Varsity TV, Centrespot, Diversions, Fashion TV Protocol, University Hill, Weather Western, The Moving Picture, Jetlagged, The Truth and The Youth, The Dave Show

14. How many points are in Operation Face-Lift? (1) 70

15. What NBC sitcom did the 'Western Mustangs' appear on this year? (1) Third Rock From The Sun

16. How much will tuition be for Western's MBA program four years from now? (1) $18,000

17. What was the name of the golf course Western's campus was built on. (1) What year was Western founded? (1) The Hunt Club, 1878

18. Name two London MPs and two London MPPs. (4) MPPs – Dianne Cunningham, Marion Boyd, Bob Wood, MPs – Sue Barnes, Joe Fontana, Pat O'Brien

19. How many undergraduate students are represented on Western's Senate? (1) On the Board of Governors? (1) Senate – 12, BOG – 2

20. How many changes were made to the UWO Act this year? (1) None

21. What is your favourite TV game show? (1) Any show as long as its a game!


Name: Kevin Mol

Age: 21

Year and program: ACS (AIS) III

Positions held on campus councils, committees and/or clubs: USC Promotions Commissioner, Social Science Councillor, Alcohol Awareness Commissioner, Internal Review Committee, Job Search Info Team, Yearbook Rep Saugeen, Purple Spur, Waterbuffalos, D.A.R.T. (Date and Acquaintance Rape Awareness Team), Off Campus Don

Political affiliation: No affiliation that makes me sleep well at night

Affiliation with a fraternity or sorority: None

1. $125

2. Tom Everret

3. Roberta Bondar, first Canadian woman in space

4. Tuition Deregulation. Ancillary Fees incorporated into overall tuition payment

5. OUSA - Ontario Undergraduate Student Alliance – Rick Martin, acting director since Mike Burns was laid-off, CASA – Canadian Alliance of Student Associations – Matthew Hough

6. Football – Japan. Rugby - England

7. $10

8. John Snobelen

9. 25 years

10. 37

11. 47-0 It was nice of those boys from Windsor to come entertain us for a day

12. The Spoke, In Print, The Wave, The Pit Stop, The Games Room

13. Centrespot, Western Film Review

14. 70 (just because the council couldn't have 69)

15. 3rd Rock From The Sun

16. $18,000

17. Broughdale Links. 1878

18. MPs - Joe Fontana, Susan Barnes. MPPs -Diane Cunningham,

19. Senate-12 (13.1% student representation, after last meeting now 13.4%). Board of Governors-2

20. A big fat 0

21. Press Your Luck. No Whammies, No Whammies, Stop!!!

SCORE: 30/38 = 79%

In 50 words or less, state why you have chosen to run for USC president.

Quite simply I love the job. During my three years at Western I have been heavily involved in the U.S.C. and around campus. I don't think students are getting the treatment we deserve, and I know where to begin to start the change.


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