Post Tagged with: "Veritas Café"

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One Girl workshop helps 8 to 13 year olds find inner beauty

On Nov. 24, 2018 a One Girl workshop was held in Veritas Café at Wilfrid Laurier University. Run primarily by Lindsey Feltis, a Laurier psychology and communications alumna of 2018, this event served girls aged eight to 13-years-old. One Girl is a series of workshops held to encourage girls to realize their full potential and to build confidence. One Girl […]

by Sarah Tyler· · News ·
Veritas Cafe’s construction is officially finished, and it looks golden

Veritas Cafe’s construction is officially finished, and it looks golden

Veritas Café is known around Laurier for many reasons — the main being that it is a great hangout spot for students. Patrick McMahon, the operations manager since January 2017, has a passion for providing quality food to Laurier for many years. McMahon has a history of working for Laurier food services, as he was the restaurant and catering manager […]

by Hayley McGoldrick· · News ·
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Laurier alumni hosts book launch at Laurier

On April 3, former Wilfrid Laurier University graduate student Allan Downey came back to campus for the launch party of  his new book, The Creator’s Game. Hosted at Veritas Café, the launch party brought out Laurier students and faculty to hear Downey speak about the book, a history of the game of lacrosse and exploration of its position in Indigenous […]

by Jake Watts· · News ·
UPDATED: Veritas Café opens with new manager, Dosman hires lawyer

UPDATED: Veritas Café opens with new manager, Dosman hires lawyer

Click here to skip to the January 20th update. As of Jan. 9, Veritas Café has re-opened, with a new manager, altered menu and fresh look. On Dec. 12, The Wilfrid Laurier University Graduate Students’ Association terminated its contract with Sandor Dosman, operator of Veritas Café, which is located in the quad, beside the GSA office. His termination was a […]

by Bethany Bowles· · Campus, Local, News ·
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BREAKING: GSA confirms issues prior to “slave” joke

As of Jan. 9, Veritas Café has re-opened, with a new manager, altered menu and fresh look. On Dec. 12, The Wilfrid Laurier University Graduate Students’ Association terminated its contract with Sandor Dosman, operator of Veritas Café, which is located in the quad, beside the GSA office. His termination was a result of a help wanted ad that Dosman posted on […]

by Bethany Bowles· · Campus, Local, News ·
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Abusive and threatening comments cannot be tolerated

Over the winter break, the Laurier community learned through various media outlets, including The Cord, that the Graduate Students’ Association had terminated their contract with the operator of Veritas Café, Sandor Dosman. The contract was terminated, according to Dosman, due to an ad he posted online looking for new employees, saying he was searching for a “new slave (full-time staff […]

by Cord Editorial Board· · Opinion ·
Letter to the Editor: Dosman must face consequences

Letter to the Editor: Dosman must face consequences

I’ve been reading all sorts of people’s posts [in regards to Sandor Dosman’s contract termination with the GSA] and the common theme I’m seeing is everyone saying: “how sensitive is this generation is blah blah blah.” In my opinion, if you think about it realistically, slavery is not really something to joke about publicly. I say publicly because, of course, […]

by Cord Staff· · Opinion ·
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UPDATED: GSA releases third statement

As of Dec. 12, The Wilfrid Laurier University Graduate Students’ Association has terminated its contract with Sandor Dosman, operator of Veritas Café, which is located in the the quad, beside the GSA office. Veritas Café maintained a contract with the GSA in order to occupy the space and has been open on campus for a little over four years. Veritas Café […]

by Bethany Bowles· · Campus, News ·