The McIntosh is packing heat

Wednesday, November 21st, 2007

Large hand gun in McIntosh Gallery

Cab driver assaults triggers safety debate

Two drivers were assaulted by drunk passengers who refused to pay fare

Wednesday, November 21st, 2007

Two separate attacks on cab drivers this weekend have reopened debate on an ugly issue in London.

Early Sunday morning, two different cab drivers were assaulted by passengers who refused to pay. (read more)

Simmonds settles ISIC beef with VIA Rail

Wednesday, November 21st, 2007

While undergraduate students at Western have to pay $16 to get their student discount at VIA rail, many universities across Ontario give out their International Student Identity Card for free.

The Canadian Federation of Students runs the ISIC program and since the University Students’ Council is not a member, undergraduates have to shell out the bucks for their VIA discount. (read more)

Quebec students strike over $50 fee hike

Wednesday, November 21st, 2007

Students in Quebec have finally found a good reason to skip school.

Last week the Association for Solidarity among Student Unions (ASSE) called on Quebec students to retaliate against tuition hikes by striking for three days. (read more)

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