What We Know About Vaccine Exemptions At TrentWhat We Know About Vaccine Exemptions At Trent
What We Know About Vaccine Exemptions At Trent
October 23rd, the last day for students to submit their proof of COVID-19 vaccination to Trent in order to be eligible to attend classes, has now come and gone. While the vast majority of Trent students, staff, and faculty are fully vaccinated, there are many who have requested exemptions from the vaccine policy. Katie Pedlar explores Trent’s vaccine exemption criteria to outline how staff and students have secured exemptions from this public health measure.
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Katie Pedlar
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October 25, 2021
Building a Community That Feeds Itself: PTBO's 1st Community FridgeBuilding a Community That Feeds Itself: PTBO's 1st Community Fridge
Building a Community That Feeds Itself: PTBO's 1st Community Fridge
Meet the collective who built a community fridge to help relieve food insecurity in Nogojiwanong-Peterborough earlier this September and find out how you can get involved! Broke and hungry students, this one’s for you.
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Emi Habel
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October 25, 2021
More Students, Less HousingMore Students, Less Housing
More Students, Less Housing
With the pandemic being a catalyst for disaster, community members, international and domestic students all scramble to find affordable housing in the battleground that the real estate market has become. In this article, Irene dives into the journey of incoming international and domestic students through the rental market, providing both first hand experiences and thoughts on the issue.
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Irene Suvillaga
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October 21, 2021
Memory, Decay and Nostalgia in Home Movies: A Screening by Canadian Images in ConversationMemory, Decay and Nostalgia in Home Movies: A Screening by Canadian Images in Conversation
Memory, Decay and Nostalgia in Home Movies: A Screening by Canadian Images in Conversation
In this article ReFrame intern Katy Catchpole reviews their screening 'Mining (And Manipulating) The Home Movie,' curated by Trent alum, Madison More. The screening examines how home movies and their nostalgia distort memory and shape family narratives.
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Katy Catchpole
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October 20, 2021
Growing Pains
In this episode, we unpack Cleantech Commons, and how it opens our campus to commerce. We enlist the help of Prof. Andrew Wernick, to explain what it means for a university to have a brand. We also sit down with Martin Yuill from Cleantech, and try to get to the bottom of who will profit off this project.
Arthur Volume 56 "All Summer Long"
What’s the Deal With Trent’s Party Life?
Following (another) Trent student party making local headlines Evan Robins wonders whether they might be gaining a reputation as a party school. In this Op-Ed she examines the history of parties during the last two years of the pandemic and explores how this will affect the student body and Trent as an institution.
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Evan Robins
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October 18, 2021
What’s the Deal With Trent’s Party Life?What’s the Deal With Trent’s Party Life?
Anti-Homeless Rhetoric at City Hall and the Wolfe Street Shelter
Robert Gibson unpacks the recent proposal at City Council to reduce Wolfe Street Emergency Shelter's hours from 24 hours 7 days a week to 12 hours. The shelter, which has only been in operation since late last year, provides essential services to many unhoused community members. Housing advocates, researchers and Peterborough residents alike have pushed back against the proposal. This discussion will continue at October 18’s General Committee meeting and October 25, where citizens can have their say.
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Robert Gibson
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October 18, 2021
Anti-Homeless Rhetoric at City Hall and the Wolfe Street ShelterAnti-Homeless Rhetoric at City Hall and the Wolfe Street Shelter
Why aren’t we talking about China?
In this op-ed, Connor Belbin explains why he thinks Canadians ought to be more concerned over China's human rights abuses, as Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig re-adjust to normal life after three years in a Chinese prison..
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October 8, 2021
Why aren’t we talking about China?Why aren’t we talking about China?
Levy Groups Face Cuts to Funding for Student JobsLevy Groups Face Cuts to Funding for Student Jobs
Levy Groups Face Cuts to Funding for Student Jobs
In this article, Nick Taylor investigates changes made to the Trent Work Study Program (TWSP) that resulted in many levy groups receiving far less funding than usual. Jill Staveley from Trent Radio, and Matt Jarvis from Sadleir House explain why this funding matters, and how it affects the levy community and the culture at Trent.
TCSA Fall Elections 2021: Candidate Platforms
It is that time of year again! Campaigning for the TCSA Fall Elections is underway -- read on to get acquainted with your candidates for Mature & Transfer Student Commissioner, Off-Campus Commissioner, Racialized Students Commissioner, and Vice-President University and College Affairs. Voting will be held in your inbox from Monday, October 11 to Friday October 15.
It is that time of year again! Campaigning for the TCSA Fall Elections is underway -- read on to get acquainted with your candidates for Mature & Transfer Student Commissioner, Off-Campus Commissioner, Racialized Students Commissioner, and Vice-President University and College Affairs. Voting will be held in your inbox from Monday, October 11 to Friday October 15.
Meet the Queens Carving Out Queer Space in Peterborough
In this Pride feature, Nick Taylor interviews three of Peterborough's most beloved drag queens: Betty Baker, Just Janis, and Sahira Q. We take you to the front row of one of their shows, discuss what it means to be part of a drag family, and ask what it's like to be a drag queen in Peterborough.
In this Pride feature, Nick Taylor interviews three of Peterborough's most beloved drag queens: Betty Baker, Just Janis, and Sahira Q. We take you to the front row of one of their shows, discuss what it means to be part of a drag family, and ask what it's like to be a drag queen in Peterborough.
Growing Pains
In this episode, we unpack Cleantech Commons, and how it opens our campus to commerce. We enlist the help of Prof. Andrew Wernick, to explain what it means for a university to have a brand. We also sit down with Martin Yuill from Cleantech, and try to get to the bottom of who will profit off this project.
Why aren’t we talking about China?Why aren’t we talking about China?
In this op-ed, Connor Belbin explains why he thinks Canadians ought to be more concerned over China's human rights abuses, as Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig re-adjust to normal life after three years in a Chinese prison..
Justin Trudeau is Executing an Ideological Purge in the Federal BureaucracyJustin Trudeau is Executing an Ideological Purge in the Federal Bureaucracy
Re-elected Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, announced last week that his Liberal government will require COVID-19 vaccinations throughout the federal service and this anonymous contributor to Arthur is on-board. Read more to find out why L.A. Seneca thinks this public health measure is coming at the right time.
With Your Heart and Your Head: A More Strategic VoteWith Your Heart and Your Head: A More Strategic Vote
In this op-ed, Danny Taro breaks down his strategy of voting for the NDP and encourages those aligned with the party to stay true to their political identity.
Top Five Internet and/or Operating System Simulation VideogamesTop Five Internet and/or Operating System Simulation Videogames
Taking a break from literary criticism, Dante Pettapiece decides to sit behind a gamer's keyboard instead. While reviewing five recent videogames, Pettapiece charts out how each one replicates and comments on the past of technology and internet culture, occasionally pointing out where reality and technology might be better off separate than together.
War of the ApesWar of the Apes
War of the Apes
Memory, Decay and Nostalgia in Home Movies: A Screening by Canadian Images in ConversationMemory, Decay and Nostalgia in Home Movies: A Screening by Canadian Images in Conversation
Memory, Decay and Nostalgia in Home Movies: A Screening by Canadian Images in Conversation
Top Five Internet and/or Operating System Simulation VideogamesTop Five Internet and/or Operating System Simulation Videogames
Top Five Internet and/or Operating System Simulation Videogames
How chess taught me to blunder, beautifullyHow chess taught me to blunder, beautifully
How chess taught me to blunder, beautifully
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