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U of R overtime pay scandal

…deans, associate vice-presidents, and directors across the University were instructed to review all overtime records and claims in their Faculties and administrative units, and to report any problems or anomalies to their vice-president. The following month, in October 2012, a review was undertaken of all overtime paid out over the previous 5 years. – Statement from President’s Office

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Confront the reality of rape culture

Article: Sonia Stanger – Contributor By now, you’ve probably heard about the pro-rape chants that took place during frosh events at not one, but two Canadian universities this month. While many media outlets made the disappointing decision to report on these disgusting displays as “sex chants,” some, including the Carillon, rightfully indicated that this is a prime example of the fact that we live in a rape culture. Rape culture refers to a culture where ...

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“I think that zombies and what they represent is a total destruction of society. So in this weird way we tend to go and escape into things that are almost so ridiculous because it becomes a little bit easier to explore those ideas than just picking up the newspaper and reading about all of the things that are going on.” – Cassie Ozog

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