Category: Life

Navigating your O-Week

Sept 7 begins another year at Wilfrid Laurier University and, for all the incoming first-year students, the start of an entirely new lifestyle To help new student transition to...

10 Laurier survival tips

Coming into Laurier can be an overwhelming experience The jump from high school to university involves learning many small lessons, from how to manage your own money to how to...

The Sauce

Now that you’re at university, you may find that you’re overwhelmed with choice and responsibility One of these choices is what to drink at night, which may be...

Drinking days: Sept. 7, 2009

Sept 9: It’s 09-09-09! That only happens, like, once every century! And unless you plan to be around for 2109, you’d best not miss the opportunity to get plastered Drink nine...

How to…

Keep the lines of communication open: This is the most essential step Communicate with your roommate that you are sexually active and that there is a possibility that you will be...

Outfitting your res room

Moving into residence can bring on a mixture of emotions from fear to excitement There is no need to worry, since most students look back on their time in residence as a...

What’s the point?

Networking Alissa Ruetz My personal opinion to this question that passes through every university student’s mind at one point or another, is rather simple – university is one...

Orientation Week: A story

Amber’s dad pulled up to Willison Hall at around 10 am on Labour Day after finally navigating through the droves of cars cramping WLU’s dismal network of parking lots She...

A guide to Waterloo nightlife

As an incoming first-year arriving in just over two months’ time, you most certainly have a lot of questions on your mind But perhaps no question is more pressing or urgent than...

The truth about Laurier

10 things brochures won't tell you about Laurier 1) People do walk on the Hawk and they get great pleasure from doing it 2) Never trust anything the nurses at Health Services...