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News briefs: October 27 edition

By Scott Strasser, October 25 2016 — A leak caused by a plugged toilet in a bathroom outside the Last Defence Lounge is to blame for the recent closure of Oriental Wok and Noodle Grill Express in the MacHall food court. The two vendors were closed from Oct. 17–22. University of Calgary facilities management hired…

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…

Carl’s Jr. coming to MacHall a financial decision for Students’ Union

Whether you like it or not, Carl’s Jr. is coming to MacHall. After two months of deliberation and uncertainty, Students’ Union vice-president operations and finance Branden Cave announced at a July 5 Students’ Legislative Council that Carl’s Jr. will replace Sweet & Savory in the MacHall food court. The announcement is controversial. In June, University…

The Gauntlet Radio: July 2016 edition

This month on Gauntlet radio: We chat about the Sunshine List and the new Carl’s Jr. on campus, while Scott Strasser interviews the University of Calgary’s new mental health strategy director and Emilie Medland-Marchen talks to the Dinos Women’s Hockey assistant coach.

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…

We went to a Carl’s Jr. media event and it was utterly bizarre

By Jason Herring, December 1 2015 — Carls Jr. opened up their first Calgary location on Dec. 1, and they invited some writers from the Gauntlet to a media event for a first-hand experience. We happily accepted their invitation. After all, who could turn down free, American fast food right in the middle of a…

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