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From golf course to residential community The University of Manitoba will be introducing an international design competition for a plan that will convert the unused…


Crime beat

Crime statistics from June 1 – Sept. 27 on the Fort Garry and Bannatyne campuses illustrate the constant need for students to err on the…


Motion 312 no longer in motion

A motion to research the time human life starts was defeated on Sept. 26 in the House of Commons. The initial motion, led by conservative…


Humble hero

Quinn Thomas, a 21-year-old medical student from Montreal, decided to raise awareness for organ and tissue donation by cycling across Canada. After starting on June…


Strength in numbers

Manitobans can rest easy with their current economy despite previous downfalls and the turmoil of the world’s economic situation. Manitoba Economic Highlights show that our…


I am not the label you place on me

A Toronto police officer and a Winnipeg judge were two main catalysts in the formation of the Winnipeg Slutwalk. When Const. Michael Sanguinetti warned women…


Campus news briefs

UMSU orientation week kicks off The U of M campus has been buzzing with activity due to the UMSU Orientation Week. Students began classes on…



Historic win turns deadly

What should have been a historic celebration for Quebec’s first female premier turned into tragedy when shots were fired on Sept. 4. A victory speech…


Lift the weight off student debt

Student debt adds to the enormous pressure already felt by university students. The average student who utilizes student loan services will graduate with a debt…