Mike Lakusiak

Articles by Mike Lakusiak

No guarantees when entering university

Are you suited for university? Last September, 3,842 students accepted offers of admission to attend Wilfrid Laurier University and among those, many will not be returning this year either voluntarily or due to insufficient grades. As another approximately 4,000 students are set to arrive this fall, the question lingers as to whether, however well intentioned, they are truly cut out […]

by Mike Lakusiak· · Features ·

‘It’s getting better’

According to Laurier’s Accessible Learning Centre (ALC), there are 830 students currently registered through the office with some form of disability, be it learning, cognitive, visual, sensory, auditory or physical. That number amounts to approximately 6.2 per cent of the students enrolled on this campus, each of whom encounters unique challenges in the classrooms and facilities of this university daily. […]

by Mike Lakusiak· · Features ·