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News in Brief: Jan. 27, 2010

GSA space improvements Upgrades funded by the graduate students’ association were made over the summer to graduate student workspaces, providing new paint and furniture as well as fridges and bulletin boards. In addition, they are currently working on acquiring new computers for the students. While each department provides their own workspace for students, not all are equal in size or […]

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Jan. 27, 2010

Property Damage; Location: Peters Building Officers investigated damage to the locking mechanism of a vending machine and found the unit had not been entered. Company notified of damage. Property Damage; Location: Library 3rd floor Men’s Washroom Unknown person(s) wrote on the wall of a washroom stall. PP&P requested to remove. Indecent Act; Location: DAWB 3rd floor Unisex Washroom Female student […]

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Jan. 27, 2010

5 years: Former football players sentenced to house arrest Two former members of the Laurie Golden hawks football team, Jeffrey Melis and Stephen Ryan McGuffin were sentenced to two years house arrest for pleading guilty to charges of aggravated assault. The charges came from a 2003 assault on a University of Waterloo fourth-year optometry student. The student was left in […]

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WLUSP elects new directors; acclaims president

Wilfrid Laurier University Student Publications (WLUSP) held their annual general meeting this past Monday, where students voted to elect the 2010-11 President, who was acclaimed for the second year in a row, and also the board of directors. Five candidates ran, with four available seats, an increased number from last year when the candidates were all acclaimed. WLUSP instated a […]

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List of WLUSU candidates

The following students will be running the Wilfird Laurier University Students’ Union Annual General Meeting on Feb. 4. Presidential candidates: Sunny Chan Third-year computer science (business admin option) Lawrence Maclin Fifth-year English and political science Kory Preston Fourth-year political science Kyle Walker Fourth-year geography Reed Collis Third-year economics and financial management Board candidates: Jonathan Collaton Greg Evans (current director) Ahmer […]

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One president and seven directors enter WLUSU election

When nominations closed on Jan. 20 at 12 p.m., only six official candidates were accepted to run for 15 board of director positions in the Wilfrid Laurier University Students’ Union Annual General Meeting on Feb. 4. “When the nominations came in, we went to validate them, we found there was only six complete director nominations,” said chair of the board […]

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WLUSU board meeting update: Jan. 22

When the Wilfrid Laurier University Students’ Union board of directors met earlier this afternoon they requested a board direct inspection of WLUSU’s campus clubs. Director Stephanie Francis started the discussion and brought forward concerns that students have had about how campus clubs operates and the ongoing problems that exist every year. Although management was able to offer some answers, including […]

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Jan. 20, 2010

Injured/Sick Person; Location: Residence; Reported: Jan. 11 @ 11:19 p.m. A male Laurier student was complaining about shortness of breath. Emergency Response and an officer attended. Subject was taken to Grand River Hospital by Ambulance for observation. Injured/Sick Person; Location: Residence; Reported: Jan. 12 @ 12:54 a.m. A female Laurier student from a residence was complaining about stomach cramps. Emergency […]

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Only six run for WLUSU board, nominations reopened

Tonight at the Wilfrid Laurier University Students’ Union All Candidates Meeting (ACM) it was announced that only six students put forward nominations for the 15 board of directors positions. As a result nominations will be re-opened and are due Jan. 27 at 12 p.m. Four candidates declared they would be running for the WLUSU president. Presidential candidates: Sunny Chan Third-year […]

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WLUSP AGM set for Jan. 25

The WLUSP annual general meeting will be held on Jan. 25, 2010 in the Turret on the fourth flour of the FNCC. At 7 p.m. there will be a reception and meet and greet with the candidates, followed by speeches and proposed by-law changes at 8 p.m. Voting will begin at 8:45 p.m. and a guest speaker will take the […]

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