Kate Turner

Kate Turner

A recent Laurier grad with an Honours BA in English, this is Kate's fifth year at The Cord. She began as a volunteer photographer in her first year and never looked back. Kate loves coffee, pizza and Netflix, and adores the city of Waterloo.

Articles by Kate Turner

Students’ Union board under review

Students’ Union board under review

In the second half of their term, the board continued to have quick and efficient meetings. Under the strong leadership of Students’ Union chair and CGO Matt McLean, the board successfully remained transparent and on track with the agenda, focusing on strategic planning and governance of the organization. Additionally, the board vision committee showed tangible steps are being taken to […]

by Kate Turner· · Campus ·
Laurier and the death of art expression

Laurier and the death of art expression

Art is dying. It’s on life support and not likely to pull through. By now most Wilfrid Laurier University students have no idea fine arts were once offered here. Not only that, but the last students of the program graduated in 2007; this was not a program that is far in Laurier’s past. Laurier’s Centre for Cold Regions and Water […]

by Kate Turner· · Arts ·
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Big Music Fest looking to diversify line-up

Big names will be gracing the stage at Kitchener’s McLennan Park this summer.

by Kate Turner· · Arts ·
Olivia Matthews wins Students’ Union presidential race

Olivia Matthews wins Students’ Union presidential race

Olivia Matthews has been announced as the incoming Wilfrid Laurier University Students’ Union president and CEO with 72.74 per cent of the vote. Polls closed at 8 p.m. Thursday. At 11:30 p.m. chief governing officer Matt McLean and assistant chief returning officer Kaipa Bharucha announced the successful candidates for Senate, board of governors, School of Business and Economics Students’ Society […]

by Kate Turner· · Campus, Elections, Slider ·
WATCH: WLUSU open forum

WATCH: WLUSU open forum

Board of Governors and Senate Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream Referendum Chairs Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream Board of Directors Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream President Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream

by Kate Turner· · Campus, Elections, Slider ·
WATCH: WLUSU presidential debate

WATCH: WLUSU presidential debate

Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream

by Kate Turner· · Campus, Elections, Slider ·

How clean are your favourite restaurants?

Well? Are they?

by Kate Turner· · Features ·

No room for fatties

Editor-in-chief Kate Turner comments on our world and how it treats women who don’t fit the prescribed mold

by Kate Turner· · Opinion ·
Photo by Jessica Dik

UW fraternity ‘breaks the silence’ on sexual assualt, rape culture

Sigma Chi makes a video to change culture surrounding male organizations

by Kate Turner· · Local ·

Student dies after being struck by vehicle

Wilfrid Laurier University student Siqi Wang died earlier this week after being struck by a vehicle in Waterloo. Wang, 20, was hit by a car Monday evening while crossing the street after getting off a bus at Fischer Hallman Road. According to a statement released by the university, Wang was a business student and has completed the Laurier English and […]

by Kate Turner· · Campus ·