USC Election Results for the FIMSSC

For the 2013-2014 school year the Faculty of Information and Media Studies Students’ Council will be lead by incoming President Jordan Pearson and incoming USC FIMS Councillor/Vice President External will be Steven Wright. OPENWIDE has coverage of the election results here Applications for all council positions will follow later in the Spring. As always, let …

FIMSSC Presidential Election

For the first time in three years, the Faculty of Information and Media Studies Students’ Council is having an election. We’re excited to introduce you to the candidates: Jordan Pearson and Matt Wright. Keep checking back for information regarding future debates and question periods. UPDATE: FIMS Presidential Debate: Wednesday February 6th 8PM-10PM -UCC 54B Get …

Meet Your Prof

A chance for undergrad students to get to know their professors, instructors, TAs, and fellow students. Ask questions, get advice, and chat generally about all things academic and otherwise. Featuring the profs of your dreams (John Reed, Tim Blackmore, Selma Purac, AND MORE!). Appetizers will be served. See you there!

mediations presents Jonathan Sterne (McGill University)

PUBLIC TALK: Thursday 24 January “Who Tunes Whom?: Auto-Tune, The Earth and the Politics of Frequency,” 5:00–6:30pm, WSC (Western Science Centre) 240. All are welcome. Abstract: In this talk, I consider auto-tune, a ubiquitous vocal effect in popular music and the best-selling software plug-in in the short history of commercial digital audio. When used with …