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Updated: Laurier community mourns tragic loss of Leanne Holland Brown

Updated: Laurier community mourns tragic loss of Leanne Holland Brown

Story written Apr. 25, updated May 1. Earlier today, Wilfrid Laurier University confirmed the tragic loss of Leanne Holland Brown. Leanne, the dean of students on the Waterloo campus, passed on Wednesday evening as a result of a traffic accident. Leanne was struck by a vehicle while walking on the sidewalk in front of MacGregor Senior Public School. She was […]

by Cord Staff· · News ·
Photo by Emi Zibaei

Laurier student Jenna Lorente passes away

Earlier today, Wilfrid Laurier confirmed the passing of second-year student Jenna Lorente. Lorente passed away suddenly earlier this week while she was at home studying for exams. Lorente, 19-years-old, was a kinesiology student at Laurier. In honour of the loss to the campus and community, Laurier has lowered their flags to half-mast across the university. “A celebration of life will […]

by Cord Staff· · Uncategorized ·
2019 Review for Students’ Union Board of Directors

2019 Review for Students’ Union Board of Directors

The following reviews are based off of interviews with the Students’ Union Board of Directors to reflect on the year and if they best represented Laurier undergraduate students.

by Cord Staff· · Campus, News ·
The top five volunteer stories of the year

The top five volunteer stories of the year

In a romantic and wholesome article, staff writer Diana Edworthy touched on the details surrounding twin flames — the lesser-known, yet far more emotionally intense and unique version of soulmates. Their value is rooted in their rarity, and twin flames, regardless of the validity behind their existence, is a concept that is intriguing and fitting for a day that is […]

by Cord Staff· · Arts and Life ·