Volume 95, Issue 63
Thursday, January 24, 2002
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SSSC president Duane Baxter resigns
In late night e-mail "Du" announces his demise

With less than two months left in a tumultuous term as Social Science Students' Council president, Duane Baxter has resigned, citing "personal reasons."

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Hale named interim president

The Social Science Students' Council got a facelift last night when a new acting president was named to replace former president Duane Baxter.

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"Dear council..."

The following is an unedited transcript of the letter sent Tuesday night to Social Science Students' Council members from president Duane Baxter, announcing his resignation.

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Baxter: a tumultuous and troubling year

It's been a rough year for Duane Baxter.

The now former-Social Science Students' Council president's troubles began when news of his council's outstanding Orientation week bills were made public in early November.

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ŠErin Conway-Smith/Gazette
PASSING THE TORCH... AND THE BUCK. Social Science Students' Council's acting president Ashley Hale speaks to the council at last night's meeting. Former president Duane Baxter, who resigned via e-mail on Tuesday night, is inset.


London Underground

The notion that people often ignore what is in their own backyard applies to London, a city many Western students call home throughout the course of their studies, but all-too-few actually get to know.

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A workout with a champion to remember

How amazing would it be for Mats Sundin to be in charge of your team's hockey practice? Or Michael Jordan leading your basketball practice? Would you still think so if it were the hardest workout you've ever had?

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