I just got word from the editors that they want me to write about the whole experience of being a mature student at Trent University. You bet! Things have definitely changed since this 54-year-old proto-geriatric late-cohort Baby Boomer first...
Lady Eaton College recently held an event called "Jammies for Positivity" - an event where students got together to do activities in their jammies. This event was special to Active Minds because it parallels what Active Minds is all...
Release the rainbow of rangoli this spring as the sunshine beams downward. Celebrated widely, especially in South Asia, Holi is a celebration of happiness and renewal. In many ways we reveal our true colours as human being as we dance...
In the spirit of sharing Anishinaabe culture with the Trent community during this month of love, I offer a story that shows the love Nanaboozhoo has for the students here at Trent. For those who aren’t familiar, Nanaboozhoo is...
Earlier this semester Trent Oxfam and the Centre for Gender and Social Justice co-hosted a panel discussion about contemporary HIV narratives, featuring Ariel O’Neil, the women’s health coordinator at PARN; and David Macmillan, a freelance sexual health educator from...
My love affair with butter dates well back into my childhood. I can’t remember a time when I did not slather toast, muffins and, well, pretty much everything with this creamy, salty and golden treat. However, as I aged,...
Beware the Ides of March! And by “Ides” I mean garlic, and by “March” I mean the Pizza Factory’s dressing. Stabbing Caesar is a one-person quest to review every Caesar salad in Peterborough. Our first adventure: The Pizza Factory, est. 1980....
“Inhale the good shit and exhale the bad shit,” reads the upcoming shirt designed by the creators of Salti Yoga.| Peterborough’s latest yoga studio offers apparel and products essential to the lifestyle. For creators Kayla Stanistreet and Tara Meldrum, that...
Ever since I can remember I’ve always been very sexual. It began as an innocent, natural state of being and then slowly evolved into a more mature craving and enjoyment. Like most of us, this is not unheard of....
Information Technology (IT) is a traditionally male-dominated field. The stereotypical programmer is usually a twenty-something male who stays up late into the night computing in a room illuminated only by cathode rays and the florescence of Mountain Dew. Such...