A proposed fund
to help alleviate the strain of next year's double cohort on Western's
student services is raising concerns about which services are eligible
to receive money and which are not.
USC calls for a fully-funded tuition freeze
Now that heavy-hitting student politicos are involved, the Ontario government is sure to listen.
After the approval of new statement policies at last Wednesday's council meeting, The University Students' Council is officially in favour of a fully-funded tuition freeze.
Israel Day celebrated
Colourful posters, information booths and cultural foods filled the University Community Centre atrium yesterday in celebration of Israel Day.
Organized by Western's Jewish Students' Union, the event showcased Israeli culture and attempted to dispel inaccurate media portrayals of Israel, said JSU President Paul Rakowski.
Layton's new energy
- Political notebook -
On Saturday, Layton,
a Toronto city councillor, scored an overwhelming first-ballot victory
to become the new leader of the federal New Democratic Party.
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