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Questioning how Larry Nassar’s crimes went unpunished for so long

Questioning how Larry Nassar’s crimes went unpunished for so long

Larry Nassar, a former USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University sports medicine doctor, will be sentenced 40 to 125 years in prison for criminal sexual conduct. He is already serving 60 years in federal prison for a conviction related to child pornography charges in a separate case and will spend the rest of his existing life behind bars. There is […]

by Emily Waitson· · Opinion ·
Having an opinion as a friend and a journalist

Having an opinion as a friend and a journalist

I am many different things to many different people. I am a friend, I am a student, I am a journalist. There are many facets of my personality, some of which I wear on my sleeve and some I just keep to myself. As a journalist, the way I am perceived has a heavy influence on my career ambitions. But, […]

by Kurtis Rideout· · Opinion ·
Graphic by Lena Yang / File Photo

Unsigned: evaluating the role of the chancellor

Laurier recently elected a new chancellor, which seems to be a figurehead role in our university, though the average student doesn’t know what this job entails. Canada does seem to still take a lot of those symbolic roles from Great Britain. This week, Prince William, Kate Middleton and their children landed on the west coast for their visit of Canada […]

by Cord Editorial Board· · Opinion ·