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Relay for Life kickoff at the Taphouse tomorrow
Western’s Relay for Life is holding a pre-relay kickoff fundraiser at The London Taphouse tomorrow.

Tickets can be purchased at the door or at the Relay booth in the University Community Centre atrium for $5. Proceeds go to the Canadian Cancer Society. To sign up for the relay, which raises money and awareness for cancer, visit www.usc.uwo.ca. Relay for Life takes place Saturday, March 31 from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. in the UCC.
â€"Claire Neary

Fight AIDS in Africa with Western Heads East
Want to become a Western Heads East intern and fight the AIDS crisis in Africa? The program is accepting applications for 2007-08 fall and winter school terms.

Western Heads East, Western’s response to the HIV/AIDS crisis in Africa, is a probiotic yogurt nutritional program based in Mwanza, Tanzania.

According to project co-ordinator Jonathan Birinyi, interns integrate their degree programs into project goals. Candidates are encouraged to include these related technical skills on their applications.

To view the application or for more information, visit www.westernheadseast.ca. Direct questions to Birinyi at birinyi@gmail.com. Applications are due tomorrow at 4 p.m.
â€"Claire Neary

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