LAST UPDATED: Thursday April 3, 2003 - 3:15 p.m.
Tom videotapes woman
A recent incident
involving a "peeping Tom" in a heavily populated student area
has left many Western students concerned.
Tuesday evening, at approximately 10 p.m., a female student was in the
bedroom of her home on Huron Street when she heard a noise coming from
the veranda, which her bedroom window overlooks. Upon further inspection,
she realized a male intruder was on the porch with a video camera, recording
the student getting undressed..
presents campus Oscars
The University Students' Council's 12th annual Awards Reception attracted
a wild crowd of students and teachers last night.
The awards ceremony was held in the McKellar Room of the University Community
Centre. "Planning has gone on since the first day of school,"
said Michelle Zeller, teaching awards commissioner for the USC and recipient
of a Student Award of Merit.
Ministers responsible for secondary education from across Canada met in
London this week and agreed on an action plan to further strengthen pan-Canadian
collaboration on a series of key education issues.
The main issue discussed was a new assessment program for Canadian students,
which will replace the School Achievement Indicators Program currently
Gehrig's Disease breakthrough
experimental approach to treating ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease,
slows the disease's progression and may extend patients' lives by up
to 10 years, Canadian scientists recently discovered.
Afflicting over 2,000 Canadians, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is a
neurodegenerative disease which kills the body's motor nerves, leading
to complete paralysis and suffocation, said Susan Graham Walker, spokesperson
for the ALS Society of Canada..
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HE STINK-PALMED HER. Michelle Zeller received a Student Award
of Meric from Western President Paul Davenport at the USC Awards Reception
held yesterday in the McKellar Room. The Gazette's own Anton
Vidgen walked away with the Future of Western award. Way to go Anton -
you complete us.
game is about to kick into high gear
Dallas Stars in the West
With the exception of the New Jersey Devils triumph in 2000, the
Western Conference has had a monopoly on the Stanley Cup since 1996.
Chances are, Stanley will be travelling west once again.
book early tee times
Eastern Conference is about as wide open as The Spoke's dance floor
on a Tuesday night. Teams including the Leafs, Senators, Devils,
Capitals and Flyers all have legitimate shots at winning the conference.
> Another blue spring ahead
> Hockey Pool as of April 03, 2003
students love doing it all night long
can be long, lonely and incredibly stressful.
This we all
know, but what exactly happens during these long cramming sessions
and how much work really gets done? The Gazette’s
Nicole D’Cruz and Ila Seegobin took up the challenge of pulling
an all-nighter for both academic and journalistic purposes. The
rule: stay up all night. The catch: actually get some studying,
research and/or essay writing done. Everything else is fair game;
whatever tactics needed to stay awake are allowed. The only other
rule: write a log of the night’s events.
> Doctors say sleep
or be stupid
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