LAST UPDATED: Tuesday January 14, 2003 - 12:00 p.m.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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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.