Arthur is Hiring!

Things Everyone Needs To Know Our goal is to produce a weekly newspaper that gives informative, interesting and accurate accounts of events and issues relevant to Trent students. Arthur has an anti-oppressive mandate. This means we seek to participate in redressing historic injustices and oppressions in all aspects of what we do. We seek voices […]

Student Co-op moves into former PR College townhouses

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Twelve years after Trent University sold the Peter Robinson College, a student initiative is hoping to reclaim the old campus. Already, the buildings that once housed new Trent students have become the home of the Peterborough Student Co-operative. Within the next five years, those buildings may be student-controlled. Established in 2009, the Peterborough Student Co-operative […]

Amateur Hours: Five Micro-Memoirs of Peter Robinson College 1991-2003

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The author came to Peter Robinson College straight out of high school, played music and got bad marks, was kicked out, then re-enrolled. After graduating in the mid-90s, he spent time in Guelph, then returned for a Master’s. During his Master’s, the university decided to close PR, overruling Senate and launching an institutional power struggle. […]

For He’s a Jolly Good Hangman

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Its hard to profess that Peter Robinson College and the Jolly Hangman pub were the best things going, knowing full well that’s exactly how others feel about their own college, but I’m willing to give it a go. Like with most pivotal events, we don’t realize how important they are until afterwards (long afterwards). So […]

Arthur is Hiring!

Things Everyone Needs To Know Our goal is to produce a weekly newspaper that gives informative, interesting and accurate accounts of events and issues relevant to Trent students. Arthur has an anti-oppressive mandate. This means we seek to participate in redressing historic injustices and oppressions in all aspects of what we do. We seek voices […]

Student Co-op moves into former PR College townhouses

ptbo-co-op

Twelve years after Trent University sold the Peter Robinson College, a student initiative is hoping to reclaim the old campus. Already, the buildings that once housed new Trent students have become the home of the Peterborough Student Co-operative. Within the next five years, those buildings may be student-controlled. Established in 2009, the Peterborough Student Co-operative […]

Amateur Hours: Five Micro-Memoirs of Peter Robinson College 1991-2003

around-PR-1

The author came to Peter Robinson College straight out of high school, played music and got bad marks, was kicked out, then re-enrolled. After graduating in the mid-90s, he spent time in Guelph, then returned for a Master’s. During his Master’s, the university decided to close PR, overruling Senate and launching an institutional power struggle. […]

For He’s a Jolly Good Hangman

outside-the-hangman-4

Its hard to profess that Peter Robinson College and the Jolly Hangman pub were the best things going, knowing full well that’s exactly how others feel about their own college, but I’m willing to give it a go. Like with most pivotal events, we don’t realize how important they are until afterwards (long afterwards). So […]