Volume 96, Issue 74
Tuesday Febuary 11, 2003
Gazette Road Trip
made by the president of the University of Toronto suggest a support
for differentiation in funding for Canada's research-intensive and non-research
Candidates come out guns a-blazing during debate forum
University Students' Council presidential candidates slung mud and filled the room with hot air during yesterday's first-ever platform debate.
The candidates were questioned on a variety of issues in their respective platforms.
Israel and Iraq on activist agenda
Several hundred people crowded into the King's College lecture theatre Sunday night as activists Leila Khaled Mouammar and Jaggi Singh spoke about the pending war in Iraq, the Israeli occupation of Palestine and the riot at Concordia University last fall.
"The weeks I spent in the West Bank and Israel were a profound experience," Singh said, noting his journey took place during November and December of 2002.
Ignorant armies: Sliding into war
Gwynne Dyer, renowned
military historian and journalist, whose columns are published in 45
countries, visited Western Friday afternoon and gave a speech at The
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