Forum discusses curbing culture of violence in hockey

Wednesday, February 25th, 2009

Peter Jaffe, Bruce Dowbiggin, George Black

“Why are they doing that? I would be suspended or expelled if I did that at school.”

This question, raised by the 10-year-old son of Western Faculty of Education professor Peter Jaffe after witnessing a fight at a London Knights game, was one that panelists tackled at the Violence in Hockey Symposium 2009 at the London Convention Centre yesterday. (read more)

Western releases budget proposals

School keeps accessibility commitment for qualified students

Wednesday, February 25th, 2009

The numbers are in " and it looks as though Western is in for a rough few years financially.

The school’s proposed budget was released prior to Reading Week and it details Western’s contingency plan to get itself through the current recession. (read more)

USC bus pass referendum scheduled for March 11

Wednesday, February 25th, 2009

With an information campaign starting today, undergraduate students will have the opportunity to vote on the next year’s bus pass program on March 11.

The bus pass fee for undergraduate students at Western during the 2008-09 school year totaled $125. (read more)

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