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Digital consent and education

February 6, 2018 was marked as International Safer Internet day. This day is a reminder for parents of teens, that the internet can be a dangerous place. It is a day to recognize cyberbullying and put further e...

Pride Toronto: How we got here

Sunday, July 3, I and thousands of other individuals gathered in a sea of rainbow in downtown Toronto. As 3 a.m. grew nearer, the parade slowed down. We all bowed our heads in silence for the victims of the Pu...

Consent is golden and mandatory

  Laurier’s Advocates for Student Culture of Consent (ASCC) hosted the first panel discussing the “Blurred Lines of Consent” on  Jan. 26 in Waterloo. The event was streamed from the Paul Marti...

Spreading holiday cheer to inmates

There were 102 holiday cards created for inmates in the Canadian Incarceration Centers. On Nov. 30, the Law and Society Student Association hosted Laurier’s first ever holiday card party for inmates. A...

Remembering our transgender warriors

This year has provided many social movements, one of the most notable being the transgender (trans) movement. Yes there has been talk of celebrities such as Caitlyn Jenner, Laverne Cox and Chaz Bono, Janet Mock...

Off-campus housing: a safety concern

  Recent crimes and the way they have been handled in Laurier Brantford student housing areas are concerning students regarding their safety in off-campus housing.   On Sunday, Sept. 20, arou...