Violin in von Kuster Hall

Wednesday, March 26th, 2008

Roberto Michels playing the violin

Abuse concerns drive medical note reform

Wednesday, March 26th, 2008

Does the thought of exams bring about a mysterious tummy ache or a sudden cough? Before you get a bogus doctor’s note, consider some new policies being reviewed by the Senate Committee for Academic Policy and Awards. (read more)

CFS loses SFU, CBU, UVic referendums

Wednesday, March 26th, 2008

The Canadian Federation of Students is feeling the heat as several student unions across the country are holding referendums on their membership.

The Simon Fraser Student Society, along with the Graduate Student Society at the University of Victoria and the Cape Breton University Students’ Union, have conducted referendums to leave the CFS " a national student advocacy group currently representing over 500,000 university students. (read more)

Princeton supports global 'bridge year' for frosh

Wednesday, March 26th, 2008

Princeton is encouraging frosh to take a year off, go to Europe, take a look around and see what they like before college.

The prestigious college is considering encouraging its frosh to take a “bridge year” that would allow qualified freshmen to spend a year of public service abroad with financial support from the university. (read more)

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