Volume 96, Issue 67
Wednesday January 29, 2003
Ivey School of Business launched its new biotechnology program yesterday
– a new stream of study for the upcoming academic year.
Provincial accountability questioned by Manley
Federal Finance Minister John Manley raised concerns last week that money given to the provinces for post-secondary education is not being spent where it should be.
Manley – speaking at a public meeting at the University of Ottawa – said he was concerned about access to post-secondary education.
When railway hobo is not an option
Western plays host to job fair
Business vultures were hunting for prey yesterday at Western's annual All-Campus Job Fair, swooping in to lure the university's best and brightest to join their cause – as opposed to eating them, as normal vultures do.
According to Gail Hutchison, director of the Student Development Centre, approximately 90 companies staked out a booth in the University Community Centre atrium and gymnasium for the annual fair.
Nothing says good times like a chartered accountant
Aspiring accountants take note – the Richard Ivey School of Business is offering the first joint Certified Management Accountants and masters of business administration program in Ontario.
Ivey received accreditation from Merv Hillier, chair of CMA Canada's Ontario chapter, during a ceremony held at Ivey on Jan. 24, explained David Hipgrave, president and chief executive officer of the Certified Management Accountants of Ontario.
USC adopts labour dispute policy
Dust bunnies collect in living rooms everywhere
Amidst the ongoing
contract negotiations at Western between administration and faculty,
the University Students' Council is attempting to ensure students remain
well informed of the proceedings.
With this year’s highly anticipated Charity Ball set to go this Saturday evening, The Gazette decided to find out who was taking a “guaranteed thing” and who was flying solo.
with someone because he’ll buy me drinks all night long, and I won’t
have to wait in the lineups.”
going at all because I don’t have a dress.”
alone. There are no worries because you can just go and have a good time,
and it’s more fun to meet people that way.”
alone. An advantage to going alone, you don’t have to baby-sit your
date. But you might not get to dance during the slow songs.”
“Or you might
have to dance with weird, creepy guys you don’t know.”
with someone because if you go with someone, and you don’t meet
a better option during the night, you still won’t have to go home
© 2002 THE GAZETTE