Internal

The Cord picks up three awards in CCNAs

The Cord picks up three awards in CCNAs

Newspapers Canada announced the 2016 winners of the Canadian Community Newspaper Awards Friday morning. In the campus newspaper categories, The Cord picked up three shortlisted acknowledgements.   The Cord received a third-place nod in “Best Campus Feature,” for the piece “Is sex worth the risk?” written by Alanna Fairey, former Features Editor, in January 2015. The paper also received a first-place […]

by Shelby Blackley· · Internal ·
Editor’s note: Journalism and our community

Editor’s note: Journalism and our community

Hey everyone, we’re The Cord. We’re a news organization that provides students, staff and faculty with information about what’s happening on and around the Wilfrid Laurier University Waterloo campus. We tell stories that otherwise may not be heard and publicize perspectives that need to be told. But in order to do this, you need to talk to us. There’s a […]

by Shelby Blackley· · Internal, Opinion ·
Student Publications 2016 Election Platforms

Student Publications 2016 Election Platforms

Meghan Roach – Presidential Candidate   It is essential that the president and publisher of Wilfrid Laurier University Student Publications is an individual who understands for all of our publications to thrive as they currently do, all members must collectively work together. It should be understood that under this umbrella, we are capable of achieving greater accomplishments than we are now. […]

by Cord Staff· · Elections, Internal ·
The Cord nominated for four awards at annual JHM Awards

The Cord nominated for four awards at annual JHM Awards

Wilfrid Laurier University’s Waterloo campus newspaper, The Cord, has been nominated for four awards at the annual John H. McDonald Awards, the only student journalism awards in Canada, presented by Canadian University Press. Announced December 24, The Cord was shortlisted for Best Website and Best in Social Media. The Cord also picked up two individual awards, where Photo Editor Will […]

by Cord Staff· · Internal, Slider ·