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17-year-old experiences being President of Laurier for a day through Girls Belong Here initiative

In honour of International Day of the Girl, 17-year-old Muneeza Sheikh was selected and paired up with Deborah MacLatchy, president of Wilfrid Laurier University, to participate in Plan International Canada’s Girls Belong Here Initiative. The initiative allows girls to learn from individuals in leadership roles by having them “take over” their dream job for the day. Plan International Canada created […]

by Safina Husein· · 0 comments · News ·
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Transgressions among Witches, Wiccans and Wise Women

Witch City Arts North and Women in Music and Arts (WIMA) Toronto are currently hosting Witchfest North 2017, which will run from Oct. 5 to Oct. 31. Witchfest is an event wherein witches, Wiccans and wise women celebrate the repeal of section 365 from Canada’s criminal code. Section 365 states the following: “Every one who fraudulently (a) pretends to exercise […]

by Shyenne MacDonald· · 0 comments · Arts and Life ·
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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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Sonja Larsen wins the 2017 Edna Staebler Award for Creative Non-Fiction

Sonja Larsen’s Red Star Tattoo: My Life as a Girl Revolutionary has been chosen as the winner the 2017 Edna Staebler Award for Creative Non-Fiction which includes a $1000 award. The memoir is coming-of-age story involving the author’s youth in counterculture organizations. “To get [the story] from a first person perspective, and a child’s perspective as she grew up with […]

by Safina Husein· · 0 comments · Campus, News ·
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Laurier student seeks unique opportunities as a Naval reservist

Simon Gonsalves, fourth-year political science and history student at Wilfrid Laurier University, has spent his time throughout his post-secondary career undertaking a unique part-time job as a naval reservist with the Canadian Military. Gonsalves works as a naval combat information operator and member of ship’s company at HMCS Star in Hamilton. Gonsalves said that he decided to pursue a career […]

by Safina Husein· · 0 comments · Campus, News ·
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Hawks make a statement with their big win over Algoma

Coming off of a tie and loss last weekend, the Wilfrid Laurier University women’s soccer team was looking to show out in a match up with Algoma. Coaches in different sports speak on not wasting any steps or movements. It’s something that is key in order for the athletes to perform at a higher level. Well, the Golden Hawks wasted […]

by Abdulhamid Ibrahim· · 0 comments · Sports ·
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Being mindful of your behaviour on the bus

Riding the city bus can be quite a harrowing experience, despite it being such an arbitrary necessity of my everyday life. As a student who has no car, I rely on the public transportation system to take me back and forth from my home in Kitchener, to school in Waterloo. I’ve regularly ridden the bus since I was a teenager […]

by Emily Waitson· · 0 comments · Opinion ·