Every Halifax university was represented at the Student Day of Action protest on Feb. 2, and were cheered on by local businesses and pedestrians on their walk to the provincial legislature building. There, thousands of voices called for Darrell Dexter to appear before the students and called for accessibility to knowledge.
Technology finds its way into the 2011 Canada Games by Whitney Cant – Feb. 1, 2011 In these days of “c u l8er” and “lol,” companies and organizations headed by older generations are recognizing the need to connect with a younger demographic through social media. The Halifax 2011 Canada Winter Games were the first time […]
Skating around the important questions
Halifax is waiting to see if Mayor Peter Kelly can keep them skating.
Res pets give paws
In April, Middle Bay don Chris Rice finally got a new roommate: an orange and white tabby cat named Ariel. But Ariel, wide-eyed and furry, is technically against residence policy. However, the dons of Radical, Middle, and Chapel Bays all currently have cats.
King's Briefs: January, 2011
IT’S THE PITS The King’s Theatrical Society (KTS) executive has been locked out of two Pit storage rooms since September due to unspecified fire code infringements. “Working in the Pit has always been a challenge because of safety concerns,” said Brendan Sangster, the production pit manager of the KTS exec. “We really try to make […]
All bark, no bite
Seven Foudation Year Programme (FYP) students were found guilty of plagiarising essays this past December.
Wardroom prices on the rise
For the second time this year, Wardroom pitcher prices have gone up. They’re now sitting at the legal minimum of $13.50, a toonie more than they were earlier this week.
Foundation Year plagiarism?
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Dartmouth hearts Two If By Sea
On Nov. 6, Two If By Sea celebrated one year of business in the only way it knows how: croissants, caffeine, and community. Regulars from Dartmouth and Halifax showed up in hordes to take advantage of the day’s $1 drink special.