Liberals' Ignatieff speaks at Western

Thursday, April 5th, 2007

Michael Ignatieff

Michael Ignatieff, deputy leader of the Liberal Party, visited Western Tuesday night to speak about international human rights.

Ignatieff began by discussing Canada’s human rights history, noting that the abolition of the Atlantic slave trade was “ground zero” for our understanding of what human rights are and reiterating Canada’s abolitionist past. (read more)

E-mail scam targets students

Perpetrators supposedly want to sublet rooms, send fake cheques to students

Thursday, April 5th, 2007

A local credit union is warning students about an e-mail scam supposedly involving subletting rooms in London.

“We’ve seen a few isolated cases that our branches have reported recently,” said Harry Joosten, VP-corporate relations and a corporate secretary for Libro Financial Group, a credit union used by many local students. (read more)

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Thursday, April 5th, 2007

Western gives Brian Mulroney his first honorary degree this June
Graduates at this year’s spring convocation will be joined by 10 distinguished individuals receiving honorary degrees. (read more)


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