Trent’s foodservice staff speak out over working conditions

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Photos by Keila MacPherson Trent University’s food service is currently suffering from many changes and uncertainties that have been implemented since the new foodservice provider, Chartwells, took over last May. Of all the changes that Chartwells has made, the most notable have been to the hours of operation of food available, which has radically changed […]

Precarious Peterborough: Living on the edge of poverty

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The number of people living precariously in the city of Peterborough and in Canada has been growing in the past few decades. To live precariously is to live without certainty of income and without the security of self that comes with it. It is a sociological and political term that is used in reference to […]

Hundreds gather at Wenjack to hear Dr. Vandana Shiva

Photos by Cherylanne James For a Sunday morning, Trent University was extremely busy on November 16. That’s because people were lining up to get into the Wenjack Theatre to listen to world-renowned environmentalist, prolific author, feminist, philosopher, and activist, Dr. Vandana Shiva. Dr. Shiva is recognized for her work to protect heritage seeds from genetic […]

Trent’s foodservice staff speak out over working conditions

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Photos by Keila MacPherson Trent University’s food service is currently suffering from many changes and uncertainties that have been implemented since the new foodservice provider, Chartwells, took over last May. Of all the changes that Chartwells has made, the most notable have been to the hours of operation of food available, which has radically changed […]

Precarious Peterborough: Living on the edge of poverty

housing-feature

The number of people living precariously in the city of Peterborough and in Canada has been growing in the past few decades. To live precariously is to live without certainty of income and without the security of self that comes with it. It is a sociological and political term that is used in reference to […]

Hundreds gather at Wenjack to hear Dr. Vandana Shiva

Photos by Cherylanne James For a Sunday morning, Trent University was extremely busy on November 16. That’s because people were lining up to get into the Wenjack Theatre to listen to world-renowned environmentalist, prolific author, feminist, philosopher, and activist, Dr. Vandana Shiva. Dr. Shiva is recognized for her work to protect heritage seeds from genetic […]