LAST UPDATED: Friday March 28, 2003 - 2:30 p.m.
addiction: the new heroin?
You know you're
You intended to go to sleep early, but found yourself on MSN Messenger
playing High Fidelity's "Top Five List" game.
All of a sudden, 3 a.m. rolls around and you don't know whether "So
Far Away" or "Do Ya Think I'm Sexy" should take title
spot for your favourite Rod Stewart song. It's OK – as university
students, most of us have been there. With so many university students
clocking in late hours on the Internet, addiction seems like a harsh
brutally assaulted at Masonville
In an unprovoked incident, two Western students were brutally attacked
outside of Masonville Place on Tuesday night, according to the London
The students, a male and a female, were attacked by three men outside
of the entrance to Sears at about 11 p.m., where they were sitting on
a tipped over shopping cart waiting for a bus.
budget for starving students
of controversy surrounding the staging of its delivery, the Ontario budget
was presented yesterday live from the Magna Technical Training Institute
"We wanted to give you (Ontario's voters) the chance to give us your
feedback," said Premier Ernie Eves, in explaining why the budget
was delivered outside of the provincial legislature.
offers free tuition to PhDs
On top of the potent
marijuana, doctors of philosophy candidates may have a second integral
reason to study on the West coast – free tuition.
Recently, the University of British Columbia announced that, beginning
in September 2003, they will be waiving the tuition for all PhD candidates
for their first four years of study.
America critiques Canada's loyalty
ambassador to Canada has issued a stinging critique of our country's decision
to stay out of the war in Iraq, citing increased border security and faltering
trade as consequences of the deteriorating political relationship between
our two nations.
> War in Iraq rages: casualties mounting
> NEWS FOR DUMMIES: Iraq resists, while SARS
> Can Americans point fingers over POW treatment?
OF THE WEEK
Ferguson, a second-year mechanical engineering student, was spotted
on campus playing a little hacky-sack. Hacking comes naturally to
James, as everday he wakes up and hacks his tar-infested lungs out,
because he lacks the will power to do what everybody around him
has been urging him to do, and quit smoking. Hacky-sack is the only
sport James can play, since he experiences shortage of breath every
time he plays anything more than stand in one playce. Good for you
Brand: Belmont Mild.
Most impressive hacky move: Kicking the sack up
one nostril and shooting it out the other.