Erin Lebar

UMSU elections?

University of Manitoba Students’ Union elections are once again upon us, and once again I find myself saying, “It’s election week?” Like a lot of…


The philosophy of love

So, it is now after Valentine’s Day. Some of you may have had a night to remember, while others had a night they wish to…


A social situation

It is that time of year once again, after New Years but before summer, that is classified as “peak social season.” Friends, friends of friends,…


The grad school blues

Applying to grad school is quickly becoming the bane of my existence: it is time consuming, costly, and more or less unnecessary. Basically, I am…


To beard or not to beard?

Oh Bearduary, what can I say? The shavings of Movember have barely hit the sink and now the two month event of Bearduary has begun;…


How to not break the bank

I, like most other students I know, am inexplicably poor. I’m not complaining, because I still have a roof over my head and food in…


Winter Wonderland

Winter is approaching quickly, but seeing as it is nearing the middle of November and we have yet to see a snowfall stick around, I…


Going underground

The time of year is fast approaching in which the entire population of the U of M moves underground. Naps on the quad and games…


How not to park a car

Like the downtown area of every major city in the world, Vienna’s is largely made up of one-way streets. Even though I was aware of…