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The O-Week debate

Absurd With first year complete, James Popkie offers a satirical perspective on the tomfoolery that unfolds as first-years arrive Dear first year students: congratulations,...

University, not what it used to be

Wilfrid Laurier has come to the point where the university’s debt has become too high for it to operate effectively Fortunately, the government has allowed WLU to defer...

Board failed students

While the university itself is forced to make significant cuts to all departments the Wilfrid Laurier University Students’ Union seems to have the opposite problem: it has too...

The silver lining of the recession

Even in bleak economic times, important lessons can be learned There are many unfounded criticisms that Western culture receives from the rest of the world and from self-serving...

Reconsider Values

The current economic crisis has forced society into a pivotal place where the values that will follow us into a new era need to be affirmed In a time where the auto industry...