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Posters questioning Holocaust death toll found on U of C campus

By Scott Strasser, February 16 2017 — On Feb. 13, roughly a dozen posters questioning the number of Jewish Holocaust victims were found at the University of Calgary. Several students and staff removed the posters and turned them over to U of C campus security, who confirmed they were posted without the university’s permission. According…

Consultation for Energizing Eyes High comes to a close

By Scott Strasser, February 14 2017 — Results of the three-month public consultation for Energizing Eyes High were published on the University of Calgary’s website on Jan. 31. The results outlined feedback from community members regarding the U of C’s new strategic direction. The published results include a consultation summary and three working papers based…

Wildrose on Campus endorses Jason Kenney over Brian Jean

By Scott Strasser, February 10 2017 The Wildrose on Campus (WROC) student club has endorsed Progressive Conservative Party leadership candidate Jason Kenney over current Wildrose Party leader Brian Jean as their pick for the leader of a united right-wing party in Alberta. WROC recently conducted a survey asking club members if they support merging the…

U of C to waive application fees for students affected by U.S. travel ban

By Scott Strasser, February 2 2017 — The University of Calgary will exempt application fees for prospective students from the seven countries included in the United States’ recent travel ban. The university confirmed on Feb. 2 that application fees will be waived for students from the affected countries applying for undergraduate and graduate programs at…

News briefs: February 9 edition

By Scott Strasser, February 7 2017 — Active Living fixing locks and steam room in locker rooms At their meeting on Jan. 26, the Active Living and Athletics Committee (ALAC) discussed infrastructural issues in the kinesiology locker rooms. One of the issues brought up at the meeting included replacing broken day lockers. A large number…

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