My little sister is smart. Very smart. Often smarter than I would like to admit. We grew up in a family that talks about politics. No, wait, that’s a lie. We grew up in a family that yells about politics,...
"Newfangled is No Good" To the editor of Arthur Newspaper, I recently picked up the latest issue of Newfangled, and just have to say how deeply and thoroughly offended I am by the whole thing. Titled “GOD IS DEAD,” it boasts...
Why are there so few women in politics? I think the wrong answer is “well, women don’t care about politics.” I think women are quite political. So why does this gender gap exist? Last year I took a fourth-year politics...
Black history month is coming up and we want to hear from you! Our February 3rd newspaper will be themed for black history month. We're hoping for this paper to be start of a month-wide discussion in the paper, in...
Re: Duc Hien Nguyen’s letter last week: Though I know you to be a hard working student, who probably has more of a workload to handle with being a student Senator, the facts you presented are problematic for many reasons....
Re: "The Strategic Mandate Agreement: A Misrepresentation of Trent’s True Identity?" As a student Senator from Lady Eaton College, I have  been involved in the SMA process at Trent since 2012. I don’t pretend to represent the whole Trent community...
Unlike Canada, which becomes a Winter Wonderland during the holidays, the South is blessed with sunshine and temperatures above 30 degrees Celsius. Much has been written about Uruguay in the past few months, but none from a little beach...
Every time something political comes up, like an election, young people get to hear all about how little they care about politics, how they don’t vote, and so on. Ironically, they also get to hear about how important of a...
For the past few years the thirteenth issue of Arthur (the first paper published after the winter break) has been themed. This year we decided to provide an opportunity for students to speak up about issues that are important...
Dear Trent, The momentum for change at Trent has begun and it isn’t going to stop or reverse itself. Change is coming whether we want it or not. Many of you will have heard the term “SMA” floating around in the...