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Brantford: The rebirth of a community

A growing university and a revitalized downtown core have worked to create a sense of community that Brantford hasn’t seen in almost 20 years. The economic recession in the early 1990’s and the loss of the ...

What’s the deal with addiction?

Psychology of Addiction. By Rebecca Duce. When we think of the word addiction, our thoughts go to all sorts of different places. Some people think of loved one’s that struggle with substance abuse, others...

From no coast to West Coast

World traveller. By Rebecca Duce. Imagine waking up one morning and following through with what you’ve been dreaming about doing, whether it’s going on that special vacation, finally pushing for that ca...

Brantford: The city of romance

  Alexander Graham Bell is feeling a little romantic during this time of year. Cody Hoffman. Everyone has a different definition of romantic. Some define it as a fine dinner with the best wine and a...

Don’t lose sight of happiness

Through all the stress of upcoming finals and exams, first year Laurier student Hannah Brunsdon takes the time to enjoy pure happiness. She has turned the way she looks at life completely around. Brunsdon was p...

Rising from rock bottom

On the road to recovery. Christina Manocchio There are countless stories of people from Brantford suffering because of the city’s economy. Thousands of people lost their jobs almost overnight and the city...

In the words of a veteran

Royal Canadian Air Force Pilot Lloyd Bentley. Christina Manocchio As we all wear our red poppies over our hearts, we are remembering the many lives that have been lost in the Armed Forces’ line of duty. T...

What are the Brantford Foundations?

The Brantford Foundations come to Laurier Brantford. Art by Rebecca Duce The 2013/2014 school year marks the first year of the new core curriculum at Laurier Brantford, called the Brantford Foundations. In ...