Students steaming mad at SU

Editors, the GauntletRe: “McQ’s becomes McSU’s,” May 18, 2000     Editors, the GauntletRe: "McQ’s becomes McSU’s," May 18, 2000       I am writing to express my total disgust over the Students’ Union decision to take over McQ’s. I think it is a sad day indeed when the SU decides it necessary to shut down a family business,… Continue reading Students steaming mad at SU

Questions surround new facility

The changing face of research on campus may soon be symbolized by a new building, the Research Transition Facility, but with the proposal for the RTF comes controversy. Envisioned as a facility for professors to turn research into products and services for the public, the RTF will feature Calgary Laboratory Services as a tenant that… Continue reading Questions surround new facility

No brakes on fee increase

University of Calgary students who drive will need more change to get a parking spot each day. Starting July 7, pay-per-entry parking rates on campus will increase by approximately 25 cents all over campus, the price for monthly passes will also increase by approximately two dollars while a quarter will buy 13 minutes of meter… Continue reading No brakes on fee increase

Stolen bikes and broken pipes

It was another relatively busy, but unexciting month at Campus Security. April came to a close with few incidents, some personnel shuffling and a few recommendations on how to have a safe summer. Bermuda Shorts Day, usually a concern, was less eventful than in previous years. Only two participants were arrested for being drunk in… Continue reading Stolen bikes and broken pipes

Veruca Salt

Veruca Salt are finally back, and it’s too bad they are. Their latest release, Resolver, is a departure from their earlier bubbly pop songs. The new songs have more of an edge; the band rocks out more on these tracks. The change may be because of the exit of Nina Gordon, who was a primary… Continue reading Veruca Salt