Frustrated profs consider laptop ban

Students playing games, surfing the Internet or chatting on MSN lead departments to debate the necessity of laptops

Wednesday, March 5th, 2008

Laptops in class

As laptops grow in popularity on campus " as evidenced by the sea of glowing computer screens in lecture halls " some faculties at Western have considered banning the devices.

Instead of using portable computers for taking notes or researching, many students use their laptops to surf the Internet, chat on MSN, watch YouTube videos or play games. (read more)

Home cookin' hits Centrespot

Wednesday, March 5th, 2008

Serving food at Centrespot

Western’s Hospitality Services has answered the complaints of students who want more than just the fast-food franchises and pre-packaged meals on campus.

On Monday, Centrespot in the University Community Centre launched its new “Just Like Home” menu, offering homestyle meals from 11 a. (read more)

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