USC Elections 2014-Media Debate

Last Wednesday was the final debate of the USC Presidential Elections, the Media Debate. Two representatives from the three main campus media outlets, 94.9 CHRW, the Gazette, and The Big Purple Couch asked questions during the three hours. Unlike the past two debates, there were no different sections of the debate and no breaks, going…

USC Elections 2014-VP Debate

Last Wednesday was the first debate of the 2014 USC Election season. VP Internal and External candidates from both platforms debated before Team Belman and Team Helfand faced off. Topics discussed included free tuition, Western’s Strategic Plan and student activism. Given last week’s silent protest against the Strategic Plan, and the demonstration held during O-Week,…

Mustangs in Office: First USC Presidential Debate of 2013

The UCC is bustling more than usual. You find pamphlets on the floor. Ads play before your YouTube video. It’s written all over the Gazette, Twitter timelines, and washroom walls. It’s election time once again! That is, for upper-year students; first-years like me are still finding their way through this election kerfuffle, and the icing…