Arts and Life

Photo by Emily Waitson

Geo’s Anticafe offers a unique experience for students

With midterms fast approaching, the Laurier Library and nearby cafés will soon be filled with groups of students looking to cram in some extra study time, which means that finding a quiet spot to look over your notes might become a bit more difficult as the semester progresses. Geo’s Anticafé promises to provide an alternative working space for those looking to […]

by Emily Waitson· · Arts and Life, Food ·
Photo by Alyssa Di Santi

Lumen Fest lights up Uptown Waterloo

On Sep. 28, Uptown Waterloo hosted Lumen, the second annual festival that features interdisciplinary installations of art, technology, and light. From 6-11 p.m, festival-goers were able to explore Uptown Waterloo and interact with over 27 installations at over 25 locations, spread across Uptown in four “zones.” Several musical acts were also featured at the event throughout the night. Lumen featured […]

by Alyssa Di Sabatino· · Arts and Life, Events ·
Photo by Jade Hosick

Canadain drag queen Brooke Lynn Hytes slays the stage at the Turret

She sashayed, she shantayed and she was a panther on that stage last night.  On Sept. 23, Laurier hosted a drag show featuring drag queens from the KW region and special guest, runner up in RuPaul’s Drag Race season 11, Brooke Lynn Hytes.  From the moment you stepped into the Turret, the energy was something to behold. It appears Brooke […]

by Jade Hosick· · Arts and Life, Events ·
Photo by Darien Funk

On-campus roommate conflict resources

Living independently while going to school often means having to navigate one aspect of university life that many students aren’t prepared for — roommates. Sharing your space with other people — in many cases, complete strangers — can be challenging, especially when conflicts arise with the people you’re expected to share your space with. And while your first instinct may […]

by Emily Waitson· · Arts and Life, Life ·
Photo by Alyssa Di Sabatino

Shop Sounds holds concert at Kitchener Market

Not many people can say they’ve been to a concert in a grocery store, but on Sep     . 5, the Kitchener Market hosted Shop Sounds: DTK’s grocery store concerts. Shop Sounds is a free intimate three-part concert series organized by the DTK team, Good Company Production and hosted at grocery stores across downtown Kitchener. The third and final […]

by Alyssa Di Sabatino· · Arts, Arts and Life, Events, Food ·

It Chapter Two: hit or miss?

by Emily Waitson· · Arts, Arts and Life ·