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Basketball on Wheels

Students who were participating in Laurier Brantford’s O-week had the chance to play a wheelchair basketball game, just like the Paralympics. The only difference was none of the students were disabled. Unlik...
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Sitting during the national anthem

I find it frustrating that we as educated people contradict ourselves time and time again. We expect people in the spotlight to use their stardom for the right things. We expect them to stand up for causes that...
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The iPhone 7 Controversy

Fall is setting in, and along with typical school expenditures, students can anticipate unwavering pressure to buy Apple’s latest iPhone. Considered the most anticipated device of 2016, the new iPhone 7, pair...
Brantford actitcus to activist, Anna Principato/ The Sputnik

Brantford Takes Back the Night

On Thursday Sept 15, 2016, The Sexual Assault Centre of Brant held the 25th anniversary of the annual Take Back the Night Event. Those who attended the night all acknowledge the fact that that there are many pe...
Our Place is on a mission to be the next Thursday night go to, Alex Vialette/ The Sputnik

Our Place wants to be yours

With a grand opening on Friday, Sept. 23, Our Place hopes to become your go to bar. Even though the bar has their grand opening soon, they’ve been serving drinks for a little over a month now. Scott McFadyen...