“Pretty please?” If initiatives were as easy to dispense as kind words, combatting mental illness might be more effective. On December 6, Lady Gaga released an open letter on her website saying that she has coped with PTSD for the last...
Lindsay Yates is a fourth-year Gender and Women's Studies and Media Studies undergraduate student. She is the Ethical Standards Commissioner for the Trent Central Student Association (TCSA) for the 2017-2018 academic year. With International Women's Day 2018 upon us,...
With the new semester getting into full swing and assignment deadlines now coming back into play, many students may find themselves drawing up schedules or to-do lists for their tasks in the hopes of completing everything on time. Here,...
Professor of Sociology at Trent, Dr. Momin Rahman, received a four-year Insight grant for his study, Muslim and Queer Visibility in Canada and the United States. This study will mark the first in Canada to address the intersection of Muslim...
Ask any of my closest friends to describe me using one word and they'd all probably say "cool." However, I'm not always cool. Sometimes I'm even sad. Why am I sad? Because I have S.A.D. Seasonal Affective Disorder is...
Opportunity Type: Part-Time Opportunity Title: Bi-Weekly Reporter Location: Peterborough Opportunity Description: You will be responsible for contributing to the newspaper every other week. The type of news you will be covering will be negotiated during the interview process, according to both your...
The war on sexuality belongs to our generation. We constantly debate issues surrounding consent, sexual identity, and one’s bodily autonomy. There may be many reasons for this widespread misunderstanding of these aspects of sexuality: a lack of access to...
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This column is an ongoing project. I welcome submissions from everyone and anyone. The space can be used for written texts and artistic creations on the subject of language and relationships, particularly compulsory monogamy. Written submissions can be up...

Racism Lives

I want to tell you a story. ‘Tis a true one. Today I had a date with the Landlord/Tenant Board. I will not bore you with the details, but I’m sure you can imagine why I was...