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Golden Hawks make a fast start to the season

  The Wilfrid Laurier University men’s varsity hockey team had a great start to their season this week, defeating Lakehead in both games of a doubleheader. The Hawks finished their preseason with one win and six losses. However, with three out of six exhibition games being played against non-OUA teams, the pre-season does not seem to be a strong indicator […]

by Garrison Oosterhof· · 0 comments · Hockey, Sports ·
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Laurier ranks number one in student satisfaction for the second year in a row

For the second year in a row, Wilfrid Laurier University takes the number one spot for studentsatisfaction in the annual Maclean’s Ranking of Canadian Universities. Laurier ranked number one in eight out of the 10 categories. These include: course instructors, student life staff, administrative staff, academic advising staff, mental health services, extracurricular activities, residence living, and bureaucracy. While also taking […]

by Erin Abe· · 0 comments · News ·
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Photo of the week 2017-18

October 18, 2017 (Luke Sarazin/Lead Photographer) Tarot cards were among the many magical items present at Witchfest North 2017, an event that kicked off in Toronto Oct. 5 and continues to Halloween. October 3, 2017 River Town Saints singer Chris Labelle prepares for his band’s performance on a double bill with Kira Isabella at the Turret last Friday, Sept. 29. […]

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Editorial: Fighting hate with acceptance

On Sunday, Jagmeet Singh was officially elected the leader of the federal New Democrat Party. Singh won this vote by an absolute landslide, which I think comes as no surprise to anyone who has been following the elections process. Correct me if I’m wrong, but isn’t this the first time that a visible minority has been elected to lead a […]

by Madeline McInnis· · 0 comments · Opinion ·
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The psychology behind mindful eating

Psychology research at Wilfrid Laurier University has concluded that those who practice mindful eating have healthier eating behaviour.   Mindfulness is intentional awareness of experiences in the present moment. Mindful eating, specifically, focuses on the awareness of cues one gets regarding how full they feel and what they taste while eating.   Research done at Laurier looked at how general mindfulness affects […]

by Erin Abe· · 0 comments · News ·
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Laurier Toronto hosts interactive art performance at Nuit Blanche

As part of Toronto’s approaching Nuit Blanche festival taking place on Sept. 30, Wilfrid Laurier University’s Toronto campus is hosting an interactive art performance called the Nature Deficit Disorder Clinic. The installation goes along with Nuit Blanche’s overarching theme this year of “Many Possible Futures.” “It’s a futuristic installation that is set in the year 2067 and it’s an invitation […]

by Safina Husein· · 0 comments · Campus, News ·
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Hawks blow past Warriors in battle of Waterloo

The Golden Hawks prevailed in the Battle of Waterloo against the Warriors this past Saturday. The game was very tight in the first quarter, as both teams were trading punches. In the second quarter, the Hawks started to pull away, thanks to two interceptions, a huge 44-yard touchdown from Michael Knevel to Brentyn Hall and a 65-yard punt return touchdown. […]

by Pranav Desai· · 0 comments · Football, Sports ·
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Laurier opens new official research office in Yellowknife

On Sept. 25, Wilfrid Laurier University hosted the grand opening of its new research office in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories. The opening of this new office in Yellowknife is representative of Laurier’s broad focus on conducting research pertaining to environmental matters in the north. This focus has been facilitated by a ten-year agreement the university made with the government of Northwest […]

by Jake Watts· · 0 comments · Campus, News ·
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Golden Hawk Profile: Levondre Gordon’s great start leads Hawks to perfect record

  One of the biggest keys behind the success of the Laurier football team last year was their balanced offense. The dual threat of the passing game and the running game kept opposing defenses guessing all year. The Hawks have picked up right where they left off last year, as their balanced attack has resulted in a 3-0 record to […]

by Pranav Desai· · 0 comments · Sports ·
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Laurier professor joins national research group to analyze paramedic well-being and mental health

Renée MacPhee, associate professor for Wilfrid Laurier University’s department of kinesiology and physical education, recently joined a national network that will be exploring and uncovering critical information regarding Canada’s public safety personnel. Individuals working the various sectors of public safety, such as correctional officers, dispatchers, firefighters, paramedics and police officers, dedicate their every day to helping Canadians. However, this line […]

by Safina Husein· · 0 comments · News ·