Trent University just launched a new undergraduate Biomedical Sciences program, a four-year Bachelor of Science degree, upon its approval by the Ministry of Training Colleges and Universities in November 2015. The Biomedical Science degree is expected to start in Fall...
Having recently, finally, been diagnosed as autistic it really opened my eyes to how many popular misconceptions about autism there is, not just among the general public, but also the general ‘literature’ surrounding autism. As such I was going to...
Internet users, Internet Service Providers and copyright users are all still becoming accustomed to the new copyright notice system that is now in place in Canada, and its effectiveness is still in question. A local perspective though is that...
Environmental justice encompasses a diversity of intersecting struggles which aim to address the root causes of environmental degradation and human rights violations. Through attempting to name corporate greed, capitalism, colonialism, and heteropatriarchy as the problem rather than promote consumerist...
Photos by Pearl Dixon – Peterborough Petes Are the Peterborough Petes more than just a hockey team? This a question that is not often asked because the answer is obvious to anyone who lives in Peterborough. The Petes are more than...
If you are like me, going to the grocery store has become less of a chore and more like a navigation of the minefield that is today’s food products. Numerous products bear the deceptively healthy tags of “gluten free,”...
Editors Note: To kick off Black Heritage Month, the Trent African Caribbean Student Union (TACSU) organized a powerful photo series. This series portrays strong messages and personal perseverance regarding race and personal experiences in relation to race. Our feature...
When you walk by an underused and neglected park space in Peterborough, look for vegetable gardens and plants that are free to the public. Guerrilla gardening, a socio-ecological initiative to combat the neglect of unused land, is in our...
Steam (reviewed), Xbox Live Arcade, Wii U eShop, PlayStation Network (March 5). Price: $14.99 (or 1200 Microsoft Points) Bit.Trip Presents... Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien (or Runner 2) is the abundantly named and highly anticipated follow-up to the cult...
On November 4, 2015, the Symons seminar series on Graduate Research held their second presentations. With people following the “homework assignment” of last month to bring a friend, the audience was a decent size. They all listened as Tessa Nasca...