LAST UPDATED: Wednesday January 22, 2003 - 12:00 p.m.
struck at Western intersection
A terrible accident
occurred just outside campus Monday evening, leaving one victim in critical
According to Const. Paul Martin, spokesperson for the London Police
Department, the accident occurred at approximately 7:20 p.m. just north
of the Brescia University College gates, near the intersection of Lambton
and Western Roads.
nine elitist buddies
An elite group of universities is beginning to raise some concerns within
the Canadian academic community.
Known as the Group of 10 – or G10 – its members include Western,
University of Toronto, University of Alberta, University of Waterloo,
Queen's University, University of British Columbia, McMaster University,
McGill University, University of Montreal and Laval University.
Two Western professors will be receiving one of the highest honours the
Canadian government bestows upon its citizens.
G. Michael Bancroft, a professor in the department of chemistry, and David
Leighton, a professor at the Richard Ivey School of Business, will become
Officers in the Order of Canada in a ceremony later this year.
female Western student was allegedly assaulted shortly after departing
from a London night club last Saturday night.
Early Sunday morning, between 1:30 and 3:30 a.m., a 19-year-old female
Western student left the Drink Night Club with a male she had met that
evening, said Const. Paul Martin, spokesperson for the London Police Department.
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MAYBE I'LL RENT AN "ARTISTIC" MOVIE TONIGHT. Third-year
ACS student Justin Steepe gained an appreciation for the arts during this
year's Festival of the Arts, which runs all week in the UCC atrium.
Simpson is throwing a block party
Kyla Simpson of the Western Mustangs
women's volleyball team has been hovering around the net all season
and had found herself in a tie for the nation's lead in blocks per
set (1.44/set) going into this past weekend's match against the
University of Waterloo.
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It’s that wonderful
time of year when power hungry presidential wannabes get their friends
to nominate them for the University Students’ Council presidential
In light of this, The Gazette asked students who they
would like to see nominated and why.
“I would like
to see the Cookie Monster nominated because he would make campus delicious.”
“Johnny Knoxville because he would rip apart all of the retarded
activist groups that wanted money.”
“Eminem because not only is he hot, he speaks his mind and doesn’t
give a fuck what people think. He would run things the way they should
be run without sugar coating it.”