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Who you live with for the next eight months is a game of roommate roulette. But that doesn't mean you can't control the relationship's outcome.

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Living away from home can be a fantasy for many: no curfews, no constant micromanaging from parents and no invasion of privacy. What students may not consider when fantasizing about these substandard rentals are the everyday struggles that come along with them.

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O-Week and its events pass in a whimsical blur. An air of youth, nervousness and drunken splendour follow its crowds, culminating on UC Hill for the week’s biggest events. Often overlooked, however, is the magnitude of work that goes on behind the scenes to bring everything — including the p…

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Generally, smoking marijuana isn't good for you. Unless you're Seth Rogen or Wiz Khalifa, getting high all day doesn't play well in the labour market. What was once a counter-cultural statement of defiance against "the man" has since been co-opted by large corporations to sell lava lamps and…

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It's important to know who represents you in student government and who makes the big decisions in the university's administration. Always remember that they are accountable to you. And if you're unhappy with the way things are being done on your campus, please send us a Letter to the Editor…

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Western's community, like other great historical groups, is guided by our purple core.

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Whether you hope to make friends, try something new or keep up with your favourite hobbies, joining a club is an easy way to enhance your first-year experience. With 213 clubs to choose from, there's a spot for every Mustang to call home. To acquaint you with the many clubs offered at Wester…

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London offers a variety of local alternatives to chains or big box stores. Be sure to check them out and support your local businesses!

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