Over 77 percent of CUPE 3908 Unit 2 members voted ‘yes’ to give their bargaining team a mandate to call a strike if they cannot achieve a deal that they believe would satisfy the membership. The strike mandate vote was...
For those of you who read these reviews with any regularity (that’s you, Grandma!), you’ll know that my favourite comparison to make is that of Bella Swan from the Twilight series to Katniss Everdeen, who has one of the...
On the afternoon of January 8, people took to Peterborough-Nogojiwanong’s downtown streets in solidarity with the Wet’suwet’en Nation and its Unist’ot’en and Gidimt'en clans. Unist’ot’en Camp is a protection and action camp of Unist’ot’en clan members and supporters on Wet’suwet’en...
Whenever I went on a trip, I would buy her a mask—porcelain and paint and feathers and ribbon and glitter swirled together. I used to think they were so majestic, that they were posh (even though I couldn't afford...
Canadian singer-songwriter Matthew Barber has a thing for retro sounds. His recently released self-titled album, which he made by himself, was recorded entirely from his basement on an analog 8-track machine. Now Matthew is on tour in support of...
This weekend will be the final wind down for one of the biggest most popular cultural festivals in North America, Caribana. For those of you who don't know, Caribana is an infectious, feel-good cultural festival sourcing from Caribbean origins. It...
If Lester Alfonso’s What Is Art? series has taught him anything – and it seems to have taught him more than a few things – it’s that in the right framing, anything can be art. The What Is Art? film...
The Trent Central Student Association (TCSA) held its fall election speeches on Wednesday, October 10 in the Hobbs Memorial Library at Sadleir House. Each year, the student union holds elections during the month of October to fill any board...
  Student leaders from various organizations, including college cabinets, the Trent Central Student Association (TCSA), the Graduate Students’ Association (GSA), the Trent Part-Time Student Association (TPSA), and Trent International Students’ Association (TISA), recently met with Trent University’s Board of Governors...
For the last few years, the air permeating the Humanities has been one of panic and pessimism. Whether at Traill or at Symon’s Campus, a dialogue on what will become of the Humanities was quite common, as was a...