and Middle East politics
Universities have always been known as hotbeds of political
activity, and in the last few years the Israeli-Palestinian
conflict has brought its fair share of turbulence to campuses
across the country.
More York insanity
Old gov’t won’t leave
Administration at York University announced Wednesday that
they would be recognizing the results of the contested student
union election, dismissing complaints by some outgoing council
members that the election was flawed.
Western to United
The poor, crippled, infirm and downtrodden of London can rest
easily tonight because Western has given a big sack of money
to the United Way.
Program breaks social
barriers to higher ed
Sometimes the barriers to getting a post-secondary education
are not merely financial. A non-profit organization in Manitoba
called Career Trek is one of the few early intervention programs
in Canada that aims to counteract social barriers to education.
UNB rez checks for
A student at the Fredericton campus of the University of New
Brunswick is spending the next two weeks in isolation with
a suspected case of tuberculosis.
Cocky members of ’hood
Shrinkage was not a problem for four male Western students
this week, despite the bitter cold — in fact, they just
cut it right off.
It ain't over 'til the fat lady sings