Coding for Girls

Coding for Girls

The future of computing and IT jobs is growing fast, but at the very core of this huge demand lies and ever concerning issue of gender disparity persisted in the tech industry.  Watch the video below to learn more about females in the computer industry.  

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Municipal Elections Missing Female Candidates

  Out of the over 50 candidates running in this year’s Windsor and Essex County Municipal Election, only nine of them are female.  Check out this video to learn more about it.    

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UWSA Regroups During the Summer

UWSA Regroups During the Summer

After UWSA election results were thrown out last year, the question “What is next for the organization” surfaced the thoughts of many. Check out this video to learn more about it.    

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St. Pat’s Celebration a Go Despite Traffic Concerns

St. Pat’s Celebration a Go Despite Traffic Concerns

This week the City of Windsor Council unanimously passed Sandwich Towne’s St. Patrick’s Day event, a two-day celebration that initially brought some concerns to city officials. With St. Patrick’s Day falling on a Monday this year, the Olde Sandwich Towne Business Improvement Area requested to expand the celebration and temporarily...

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St. Pat's Celebration a Go Despite Traffic Concerns

St. Pat's Celebration a Go Despite Traffic Concerns

This week the City of Windsor Council unanimously passed Sandwich Towne’s St. Patrick’s Day event, a two-day celebration that initially brought some concerns to city officials. With St. Patrick’s Day falling on a Monday this year, the Olde Sandwich Towne Business Improvement Area requested to expand the celebration and temporarily...

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The Sad Reality of Bedford United Church

The Sad Reality of Bedford United Church

“Whenever there’s someone saying a church is closing, people think this is the one but nope,” said Bruce Trothen.  Recently, I visited the Bedford United Church in Sandwich Towne and something about this comment has stuck with me for a couple of days.  The red brick, rusticated masonry church was...

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Studio B Offers Real Life Experience for Digital Journalism Students

    At the University of Windsor, in Lambton Tower, Studio B has been newly renovated to give the Digital Journalism students the experience on working on a television production set. The cost to renovate Studio B was around $23,000.  The Center for Teaching and Learning also helped, pitching about...

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Local Cancer Support Group Now Offering Free Workshops

On November 12, Genetic Information for Today’s Support had their first workshop at the Windsor Regional Cancer Center.  Open and free to the public, the workshop was on “Cancer Genetics: Who, What, When and Why” with guest speaker Veronica Bryksa, Windsor’s Genetic Counselor. “I work specifically with cancer genetics,” said...

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