Drinking gone awry

Thursday, March 29th, 2007

Sleeping on top of the Concrete Beach trellis

Study: alcohol more harmful than LSD

Thursday, March 29th, 2007

According to a recent study conducted by U.K. medical journal The Lancet, alcohol and tobacco are more harmful than illegal drugs like cannabis, LSD and ecstasy.

Of the 20 drugs studied, alcohol ranked fifth behind heroin, cocaine, barbiturates and street methadone. (read more)

Guelph to stop using eggs produced by caged hens

Western considering switching to serving free-range eggs

Thursday, March 29th, 2007

Following a student advisory committee’s recommendations, The University of Guelph, the nation’s top agricultural university, will become Canada’s first university to stop using eggs produced by caged hens. (read more)

Habitat for Humanity CEO to speak to 2007 grads tonight

Thursday, March 29th, 2007

Neil Hetherington, CEO of Toronto’s chapter of Habitat for Humanity, returns to Western tonight to speak to the 2007 graduates at the Last Lecture Event.

Originally from Toronto, Hetherington received his BA in political science from Huron in 1995. (read more)

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