Anishinaabe comedian and Second City Conservatory graduate Ryan McMahon’s material has been described as “irreverent and boundary pushing.”  The Unreserved Tour is occurring across Canada this month, stopping in Peterborough on October 15 at the Gordon Best Theatre on...
Joe “Shithead” Keithley has been fronting seminal hardcore band D.O.A. since 1978. 18 albums and 2 books later, Keithley has recently announced his NDP candidacy for the Coquitlam-Burke Mountain riding. D.O.A will be performing at the Red Dog in Peterborough...
Details are coming to light about the Trent Central Student Association’s decision last spring to eliminate the executive position of Vice-President of Finance. At the union’s September 23 board meeting, the first scheduled meeting of this academic year, documents...
Last week, student leaders and faculty members sounded off against the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities’ (TCU) handling of the recent Strategic Mandate Agreement process. The Strategic Mandate Agreement (SMA) process was a province wide initiative introduced this summer...
Students who have OSAP loans can now apply for a six month grace period extension if they are working in the not-for-profit sector. With OSAP, students have six months after graduation before they have to start paying back their loans,...
Arthur Newspaper’s Annual General Meeting will take place on Thursday, October 18 at 7:00pm, in Scott House Room 105, at Traill College. The Agenda is as follows: Chair’s remarks  Editor(s) remarks  Presentation of the year-end financial statement for the previous year  Presentation of the...
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...
Peterborough City Council has paid $75,000 to have the Toronto office of Dillon Consulting review the transit system and create a report of all the changes they believe could improve the economics and efficiency of Peterborough City Transit. The resulting...
*editors note: Raw Deal recommendations at the bottom of post. The TCSA officially released a report on food services at Trent entitled “A Raw Deal” last Wednesday at its campaign launch.  The report “provides an analysis of student opinion regarding food services...
The Strategic Mandate Agreement (SMA) is part of a provincial initiative implemented by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities that aims to usher in sweeping changes to the province’s post-secondary system. On September 17, Trent University administration quietly released...