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No Stanley Cup for Us

Could a Canadian team bring home the Stanley Cup in 2018?  It has been 25 years since the Stanley Cup belonged to a team north of the border and unfortunately that streak will extend to 26 this spring. We only […]

Isobel and Clarkson Cups

In the National Women’s Hockey League, the Metropolitan Riveters won their first Isobel Cup on Sunday against defending champions, the Buffalo Beauts.  Riveters goaltender Katie Fitzgerald earned MVP, made 21 saves and was the first goalie to shut out the […]

Woodland Cultural: Save the evidence

On Tues. March 6 and Wed. March 7, Laurier hosted a fundraising event for the Woodland Cultural Centre’s Save the Evidence Campaign. Books, t-shirts, water bottles, and pins were sold on-campus with all proceeds going towards repairs and renovations at the Woodland […]

LSPIRG: We need to resist pipelines

On Wed. Feb. 28, Lspirg Brantford hosted a workshop called, “Why We Need to Resist Pipelines.” This workshop was facilitated by Jaydene Lavallie, Volunteer and Community Engagement Director for Lspirg who shared why people should be resisting pipelines and how they can go about it.  Canada is […]

Weekly sports night for LB students

Laurier Brantford international students come together for a sports night every Friday.   It’s a new program running this year and organized by Laurier International. Every week a Laurier International Peer Mentor (IPM) gives international students the chance to try a […]

WLU Brantford scores women’s soccer team

  The newest Laurier Brantford sports club was officially approved on Oct. 5: the women’s soccer club.   The team had their first practice this past Friday, on Nov. 8. Practices will likely take place at least once a week at the Xcelerator Centre in […]

LB Golden Hawks headed to Nationals

The Laurier Brantford varsity cross-country team had a big showing at the provincial championships on October 28th at Fanshawe College with seven Golden Hawks qualifying for nationals.   How the athletes raced at provincials would determine if they would be able to race at the national championships at College Lionel-Groulx in Saint-Therese, Que.    Cory Currie, […]