Volume 96, Issue 58
Tuesday January 14, 2003
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LAST UPDATED: Tuesday January 14, 2003 - 12:00 p.m.

USC's political activism questioned

The University Students' Council's perceived lack of involvement in student activism on campus has been called into question in light of a recent councillors' report.

Councillors spent several days examining USC policies and procedures at the USC member retreat held early in December, and subsequently created a document outlining their findings for the Board of Directors. At last week's USC meeting.



Dead cow on Western's campus

A dismembered cow head was displayed on Concrete Beach outside of the University Community Centre yesterday.

"It's an art piece," said cattle cranium exhibitor and third-year fine arts student Glen Daniel.



McMaster TAs prepare for strike one

he union representing McMaster University's 1,800 teaching assistants has decided to hold a strike vote after contract negotiations reached an impasse last week.



Admission averages on the rise

Think getting into university was difficult five years ago? Many of Western's current students would not make the grade today with their old high school marks.

Universities across the country have slowly been increasing the minimum admission average for first-year students coming out of high school.

 

MORE NEWS HEADLINES:
> The Usual Suspects: Fire pranks and male aggression
> Student groups embark on new year of lobbying
> Dalhousie tuition to rise by 47 per cent?
> News Briefs


Niru Somayajula/Gazette
SOMEWHERE IN THE WORLD, A BELL IS SEARCHING FOR A NEW HOME. Pascal Murphy and Glen Daniel, both third-year students at Western, made their feelings about eating meat very clear on the Concrete Beach Tuesday.

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

How much would you be willing to pay for a plumber to enhance the quality of your pipes with his own? This is the central question pondered in C.P. Taylor's Schippel, The Plumber.


MORE A&E HEADLINES:

> Television slides & feathers fixed in time
> MOVIE REVIEW: Just Married
> CD REVIEW: Midgetmen
> CD REVIEW: The Wild Thornberrys Movie - Music from the Motion Picture
> CD REVIEW: Whitney Houston

SPORTS

Mustangs keep winning and winning and..

Friday night's men's hockey game between Western and the University of Waterloo could be compared to the classic confrontation between David and Goliath. Only this time, David got his ass kicked.


MORE SPORTS HEADLINES:

> Bell Tolls: "Born in the U.S.A."
> Nation's capital denied by Mustangs

CAMPUS & CULTURE

No C&C today...


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