Volume 92, Issue 30

Wednesday, October 28, 1998

hot air



TSE past chair speaks

Fred Ketchen, past chair of the Toronto Stock Exchange and director of equity trading and senior VP at ScotiaMcLeod, will be speaking at the Ivey School of Business today from 3 to 4 p.m..

Ketchen's talk will last approximately 20 minutes and will be followed by a wine and cheese reception. "There'll be a question and answer period," said Kelly Hansen, investment executive at ScotiaMcLeod and coordinator of the event.

Hansen said Ketchen will talk about issues including the economy, inflation, interest rates and investment choices. "We thought [the visit to Western] would be a good friendship builder with the university and the business school," he said.


What's up doc?

The third annual faculty of medicine and dentistry southwestern Ontario job fair recruitment tour is being held today from 8 a.m. until noon.

The event, which is to be held at the patio/auditorium on the third floor of the London Health Sciences Centre, will inform Western's medical students of job opportunities in southwestern Ontario, said Maria Guiness, administrative assistant for post graduate medical education and organizer of the event.

The job fair provides a forum for up to 25 different communities surrounding London and beyond to have access to Western's medical students, residents and fellows.

Representatives from places such as Timmins, Mississauga and St. Thomas, will include mayors, physicians and hospital directors. Each community plans to send one city official and two representatives from the medical field.

MD Management will also be making an hour-long presentation on how to set up a practice. Overhead costs, computers and staffing are some of the topics that will be addressed by the company.


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