Articles

 
April 28, 2000

Three to receive student leadership awards this spring

By Trudi Down

Three McMaster students will each receive a President's Award of Excellence in Student Leadership during their graduating ceremonies at the Spring Convocations. Arun Gupta, Sachin Aggarwal and Eric Tam were selected from among 12 candidates to be...
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April 27, 2000

Popular learning tool, Learnlink, won't be shut down

By David Leeder

The diverse possibilities of the LearnLink computer-based academic support system has changed the way a large portion of McMaster's faculty and students interact. The system was supposed to provide a glimpse into the future of university...
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April 27, 2000

President addresses complaints about video board

By David Leeder

McMaster President Peter George takes full responsibility for the installation of the state-of-the-art video board, known as the "Mactron," adjacent to the Ivor Wynne Centre, as well as the controversy that has followed. In recent weeks, a number...
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April 25, 2000

McMaster currently has no plans to ban Napster

By Tracy Doerr

Academia has been pulled into the controversy surrounding the trading of digital music files. More than 200 universities and colleges in the U.S. and Canada have banned Napster on campus to eliminate the potential for lawsuits. McMaster currently...
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April 24, 2000

Uprooted trees will be replanted when University Centre is completed

By Kim Davison, University Centre admin. director

Everything old is new again. The trees on the site of the future University Centre are no exception. Many of the trees have been carefully uprooted, transported to temporary holding in a nursery and will be replanted to complement the landscape...
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April 24, 2000

Military expert brings his views on armed force to McMaster

By Kelly Curwin

His work on infantry tactics became the bible of the American Marine Corps and has now been translated into Chinese. His comments on the shape and structure of the Canadian Forces have drawn fire across the country. Renowned military historian...
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