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Mar. 17 riot labels students

Thirteen people have been arrested in connection with the riots near Fanshawe College this past Saturday night, with more to come. St. Patrick’s Day celebrations broke out into chaos when an intoxicated crowd of over 1,000 started a fire at Fleming Drive and clashed with local law enforcement, causing an estimated $100,000 worth of damage. As eight of the 13 […]

by Cord Editorial Board· · Opinion ·

Anti-climactic strike scare may have buried important issues

Following news on March 2 that WLUFA would not be going on strike and that the university would not lock them out, many people were shocked considering the outrage that the faculty displayed and communicated during the weeks leading up to the agreement. The administration was careful to distinguish that the “no board” report on March 3 would not guarantee […]

by Cord Editorial Board· · Opinion ·

WLUSU web site and social network hype-reliant?

With a $40,000 price tag, the WLUSU web site and social network, purchased in August 2011, should be expected to noticeably benefit campus life. Because it is a private network, students use their Laurier e-mails to connect and this is supposed to facilitate campus updates. While many students have yet to sign up, the network has been popular among first […]

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