Before starting this article, it is important to know the land we occupy is on Indigenous territory, with the land acknowledgement posted on Trent’s First People’s House of Learning (FPHL) page. “We respectfully acknowledge that we are on the treaty...
Women are often described as the pillars of our communities, and Peterborough is no exception. And women’s work is often only seen as being women’s work when it is explicitly about being a woman, though it obviously encompasses so...
On the first Friday of every month, many local Peterborough artists open up their studios to welcome in the community for a free art show titled “First Friday Art Crawl”. This art night started at 129 ½ Hunter street,...
On the eve of International Women’s Day, the Nourish project hosted Women (Re)Defining Food (In)Security, an informative discussion on the relationship between gender and food insecurity. The speakers were Dr. Valerie Tarasuk, a professor in the Department of Nutritional...
The Trent Northern Studies Colloquium invites you to join us on March 19 for a one-day event highlighting student research in Canada’s North! A growing number of students at Trent University dedicate their time to studying issues in Canada’s North....
Calla Durose-Moya's description of her personal experience with the First Friday Art Crawl adds another side to the story, but her letter to the editor contains some misinformation that bears clarification and context. Until the end of December 2018, the...
Ontario Aboriginal Housing Services (OAHS): a seemingly resurfacing non-profit with “a mandate to provide safe and affordable housing to urban and rural First Nation, Inuit and Métis people living off-Reserve in Ontario,” according to their website. By prioritizing those...
The Show and Tell Poetry Series (STPS) for this February was hosted at The Garnet, the friendly and familiar venue location downtown on Hunter street. Starting shortly after 7 p.m., the event featured readings by Gordon Johnston, Jillian Kew,...
Trent University is embarking on a review and update of the Trent Lands and Nature Areas Plan – the strategic plan for the stewardship and use of Trent’s Symons Campus. Phase one of this two-phase initiative is underway now,...
Everyone who has ever organized any kind of event, has likely learned that the best two ways to bring people together are over food or through music. This surely rang true for the organizers of Sunday, February 24’s Soup...