With classes coming to a close and winter break within reach, it’s time to start reading for fun again. If you’re looking for something to read over the break that isn’t on a course’s required reading list, consider one...
The first membership drive for Community CarShare was a promising start on the road to creating a car-sharing program in Peterborough. The local environmental organization Green-Up, along with other community organizers, hosted a membership drive and information night about Community...
Trent University has announced that it will be holding a community workshop on Tuesday, November 27 to begin the process of creating a Trent Lands Plan to guide the future development of the University’s 226 hectares of endowment lands....
The Community Radio Fund of Canada distributed a million dollars in grants to community radio broadcasters across the country early this November in their latest funding endeavour, Radiometres. Your local community radio broadcast facility, Trent Radio (CFFF 92.7 FM),...
The United States of America has re-elected Obama as their President. Reactions in the United States were public and varied from elation to despair. However, it was not just America that drew breath once the election was called—in fact,...
Trent Excalibur took on the Humber College Hawks at the Justin Chiu Stadium in the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (OCAA) men’s varsity rugby champion- ship finals. The match took place this past Sunday afternoon, November 18, at 1pm. With both teams...
As we move towards the end of November, there is a growing appreciation for the way some people are growing moustaches, while others are desperately trying to keep up, all in the spirit of raising awareness about prostate cancer....
Many concerns have arisen about Canada’s pending Foreign Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement (FIPA) deal with China. The deal, which could be legally ratified any time now, is advertised as creating greater investment security for Chinese investors in Canada...
The process to replace Trent University’s food service contract is gathering steam; however, the administration is continuing to examine the possibility of granting Aramark Canada a one year contract extension, while it continues to mull over potential food service...
The scheduled closure of the Experimental Lakes Area (ELA) in March of next year threatens to put an early end to a multiyear whole lake experiment run in part by researchers at Trent. The Lake Ecosystem Nanosilver (LENS) Project, a...