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Lending light on Laurier’s top earners

Lending light on Laurier’s top earners

Do you ever wonder how much money your professors make? Well, they could be making over $100,000, qualifying them for the Sunshine List, a registry of all public sector employees in a province of Canada over that echelon. As per the Public Sector Salary Disclosure Act of 1996, the Sunshine List was created to make Ontario’s public sector more “open […]

by Shelby Blackley· · 1 comment · Campus, Features ·
Graphic by Joshua Awolade

Seven days of Soylent

What is it? Soylent is an all-in-one food replacement drink. Not meal replacement, but a food replacement. Creator Rob Rhinehart promises it contains all the essential nutrients the body needs to keep going. He argued that it doesn’t contain the fruits and vegetables we need, but vitamins and minerals. We don’t need bread — we need carbs. We don’t need […]

by Brian Phillips· · 1 comment · Features, Food, Life ·
About bloody time

About bloody time

Time of the month. Aunt Flo. Your rag. Monthly gift. Shark week. The red scare. Crimson tide. Are you uncomfortable yet? Every day, women around the world are menstruating. With the ratio globally being almost equal, nearly half the global population has a uterus, which means that nearly half the population will experience a menstrual cycle at some point in […]

by Bethany Bowles· · 1 comment · Features, Life ·
Graphic by Will Huang

The psychology of being graded

Features Editor Bethany Bowles explores the reasons students put such emphasis on their academic performance

by Bethany Bowles· · 0 comments · Features, Slider ·
Breaking down tuition costs

Breaking down tuition costs

Lead Reporter Maddy Cutts investigates why students are charged certain fees in addition to tuition costs and where that money goes

by Maddy Cutts· · 0 comments · Campus, Features, Slider ·
The journey after graduation

The journey after graduation

Features Editor Bethany Bowles investigates whether or not an undergraduate degree is valuable on its own

by Bethany Bowles· · 0 comments · Features, Life, Slider ·
What’s in a president? A day in the life of Olivia Matthews

What’s in a president? A day in the life of Olivia Matthews

Editor-in-Chief, Shelby Blackley followed around president and CEO of the Students’ Union for a day

by Shelby Blackley· · 1 comment · Campus, Features, Slider ·
One week eating cheap in Waterloo

One week eating cheap in Waterloo

Features Editor Bethany Bowles compiled a list of all the weekly restaurant specials you should know about in Kitchener-Waterloo

by Bethany Bowles· · 1 comment · Features, Food, Slider ·