Chatting With Chakma

The full interview with Amit Chakma, the president of Western University. Read whether he enjoys the snow, what books he’s read, his thoughts on discrimination on campus, and where FIMS fits in with Western’s new research intensive vision.

Your Best Student Experience: A Call to Action

What exactly is the “Best Student Experience” we’ve all heard so much about since we first set foot on Western’s campus? Perhaps there’s no need to bother with the question, since the university’s administration has defined it for us in a document titled “Institutional Vision, Proposed Mandate Statement and Priority Objectives” – a paper that…

FIMS’ new Certificate in Digital Communications stirs controversy

The CDC information session will be held tomorrow, March 26th at 12:30 in NCB room 114. In recent faculty news, FIMS has decided to introduce a new Certificate in Digital Communications (CDC). Akin to a certificate in Writing or Professional Communication, FIMS’s CDC will be made available to Western students at large, including FIMS students,…

ANTITHESIS: Who at The Gazette should I forward my resume to?

This is the first installment of “ANTITHESIS” — your outlet for speaking out against anything Zine, Western or MIT. This edition is in response to “The Myth of Post-MIT Careers” from that controversial ‘homeless’ issue of the Zine. So you don’t think that you’re going to get a job when you graduate with an MIT…