The Case for Travelling as a Student

// Leya De Nil Travelling is often touted as an unforgettable experience and you get told that those who do not travel are missing out, however the idea of travelling as a student is often overwhelming – from the amount of money it will cost, to the fear of finding yourself in the unknown. The…

Why Go to the Library?

// Prof. Grant Campbell “Everything’s online,” people tell us. Why should we go to the library? Why does anyone go to a library? Well, libraries are my business, and I’ve spent a lot of time in them. But let’s start by knocking down some of the wrong reasons for going to a library. “Because the…

Smartphone Film Festival Brings Alternative Media to Western’s Campus

Erica Wallis On any given day, the McKellar Theatre at Western’s UCC has films available for students to watch. Some of them are Hollywood blockbusters and recent hits while others are cult favourites, but all have these things in common: professional production companies, well-known actors, and Hollywood dollars. On February 4th, 2017, the McKellar theatre…