On Thu., Jan. 30, Dr. Alan Dowty from the University of Notre Dame spoke at the University of Calgary on the subject of the ongoing dispute in Israel. A specialist in Mid-East politics, Dowty traveled extensively to conduct his research. Dr. Dowty’s began by criticizing common misconceptions about the Arab-Israeli conflict portrayed in the media.… Continue reading Mid-East Expert Speaks-Out on the Violence in Israel
By Adam and Cam
Lawrence Bailey recently returned from a trip to Prauge with the Term Abroad Program. Of all the places he visited, Dubrovnik was the most beautiful, the most breathtaking. For more information on the Croatian city, read his feature.
I’d like to add my voice to what I’m sure was dissappointment from the others you interviewed in the Arts Parkade earlier this morning. I’m disappointed that the university would gouge us like this. I think it was good karma for them to give the harder late-working students a bit of a break on parking.… Continue reading Editor, the Gauntlet: Letters
Re: “Do you know what a mullet is?” Jan. 23, 2003. Your editorial criticizes the University of Calgary Students’ Union in general and its President Matt Stambaugh in particular for their approach to fighting the proposed tuition increase and the proposed differential tuition for selected faculties. In my opinion you’re giving your student representatives a… Continue reading Editor, the Gauntlet: Letters
Re: “Do you know what a mullet is?” Jan. 29, 2003. The Students’ Union website claims that “with your mullet you will get 25 per cent off regular priced items at the Den.” Is this a tuition fight or an advertising stunt for the Den? Growing a mullet will not convince administration to cancel differential… Continue reading Editor, the Gauntlet: Letters
Re: “SLC member’s conduct questioned,” Jan. 29,2003. I’m confused if this article is regarding my behaviour in SLC or me writing a report about a houseboating trip. The general consensus seems to be geared toward “exposing Anant” (ie. I was “resting” meaning what?) with no real basis regarding my work ethic in the SU. I… Continue reading Editor, the Gauntlet: Letters
Re: “Do you know what a mullet is?” Jan. 23, 2003. I understand that there are some people who are worried about the symbolism of the mullet, but we have to understand that all this is a media stunt that happens on “ONE” day in two months of a tuition awareness campaign. The Students’ Union… Continue reading Editor, the Gauntlet: Letters