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Williams Fresh Cafe in Brantford Market Square closes doors

Williams Fresh Cafe in Brantford Market Square closes doors

On May 28, 2019, the Wilfrid Laurier University Students’ Union announced that the Williams’ Cafe in Brantford Market Square will be officially closing its doors on May 31 — an unfortunate, precautionary reaction to changes being made in the federal funding structure for universities.  “In January, when the provincial government announced their changing funding model for how student associations across the […]

by Aaron Waitson· · Campus, News ·
Photo by Dylan Hines

University receives government funding

On Jan. 12, the Minister of Small Business and Tourism and Waterloo MP Bardish Chagger, along with Cambridge MPP Kathryn McGarry, president and vice-chancellor Max Blouw and various members of the Wilfrid Laurier University community, revealed that local post-secondary institutes will be receiving approximately $50 million from the federal government to establish greener campuses. Announced by Chagger in the Paul […]

by Kaitlyn Severin· · Campus, News ·
Photo by Daniella Okezie

Staff begin moving into Lazaridis Hall

Faculty and staff have finally been given the go-ahead to begin moving into the new Lazaridis Hall building. Though this is not the first opening date planned for the building, this is the first instance where university staff and faculty have been told to begin packing up their belongings for the move. “We’re hearing that the faculty move should take […]

by Maddy Cutts· · News ·
Graphic by Lena Yang / File Photo

University transparency seems unavailable for students

Overall, there is a requirement of the university’s communication that cannot be ignored. Whether the issue is big or small, students deserve to know what’s happening.

by Cord Editorial Board· · Opinion ·