Red Bull gives you injuries

Study: energy drink cocktails lead to questionable behaviour

Wednesday, November 7th, 2007

Red Bull and Alcohol

If you enjoy throwing back Red Bulls with your vodka, read on â€" mixing alcohol and energy drinks is a recipe for disaster, according to new research.

A study headed by Dr. Mary Claire O’Brien of Wake Forest University School of Medicine in North Carolina found students who consume energy drink cocktails are more likely to suffer injuries, ride with an impaired driver and make regrettable sexual decisions. (read more)

USC to consider sustainable packaging

Wednesday, November 7th, 2007

Styrofoam food container garbage

We try to eat food that is good for our bodies, but what about using food packaging that is good for the Earth?

The University Students’ Council is considering using more sustainable food containers in its restaurants. (read more)

Oshawa students’ houses raided by police

The city raided student houses for lease agreements in an attempt to combat absentee landlords

Wednesday, November 7th, 2007

Near the end of September, “highly questionable” actions by the City of Oshawa resulted in students’ homes being searched by police for lease agreements.

According to Fraser McArthur, president of the Student Association at Durham College, University of Ontario Institute of Technology and Trent College in Oshawa, city bylaw officials executed search warrants on homes during the last week of September, around the Durham and UOIT campus, allegedly for zoning purposes. (read more)

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