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Food redistribution program could come to MacHall

By Scott Strasser, September 15 2016 — The University of Calgary Students’ Union could soon partner with Leftovers Calgary, a not-for-profit organization that takes food before it’s thrown out and transports it to various service agencies around the city. Founded in 2012, Leftovers now rescues 2,500 to 3,000 pounds of perishable food a week. The…

Carl’s Jr. coming to MacHall in September

By Scott Strasser, July 6 2016 — After two months of hype and controversy, Carl’s Jr. is officially coming to MacHall. At Student Legislative Council on July 5, Students’ Union vice-president operations and finance Branden Cave announced the burger joint will take over Sweet & Savory’s lease. “Late on Wednesday June 29, we were informed…

MacHall Carl’s Jr. unlikely as students debate burger chain’s ethics

By Scott Strasser, June 20 2016 — As students butt heads over the potential arrival of a Carl’s Jr. in MacHall, negotiations between Sweet & Savory and the burger joint have reached an impasse. While the prospect of a Carl’s Jr.’s on campus seemed promising last month, the franchise’s vice-president general manager of Canadian operations…

MacHall could get second burger vendor in fall 2016

By Scott Strasser, May 16 2016 — There could be a battle of the burgers heating up at the University of Calgary. While negotiations are still underway, a Carl’s Jr. could be coming to MacHall by September 2016. “Sweet and Savory wants to sell their lease. The proposal they brought to us was for Carl’s…

The Den reduces hours for spring and summer semesters

By Scott Strasser, May 17 2016 — Students hoping to quench their thirst at the Den on weekends or Mondays will have to look elsewhere this semester. The campus bar is facing rollback hours for the spring and summer and will be closed for three days of the week. Students’ Union vice-president operations and finance…

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