Windsor’s Forgotten Homeless

Windsor’s Forgotten Homeless

Windsor’s local shelters are at full capacity and Ontario Legislature has denied the city funding for low-income housing. $200 million was provided in provincial grants, seeing $90 million go to Toronto alone. Lisa Gretzky was unhappy with the decision, making a stand in parliament. “I stood up there and asked...

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TEDx University of Windsor Is Coming to Campus In January 2018

TEDx University of Windsor Is Coming to Campus In January 2018

  TEDx, an event under the annual conference TEDtalks, is coming to the University of Windsor on January 20th, 2018 for members of the Windsor community to share their ideas. Khadija Shamisa, a 4th year student majoring in International Relations, is the president of the club at the university. The...

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University of Windsor undergrads elect Jeremiah Bowers UWSA president

University of Windsor undergrads elect Jeremiah Bowers UWSA president

Last night, the 2017 unofficial by-election results were announced at the Hum lounge. 19-year-old second year student, Jeremiah Bowers received 501 votes in a close race against his opponent R.J “Soul-Train” Sivanesan, who received 404 votes. “I’m so happy that I now have the platform to do the things I...

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Are we putting our RA’s under too much stress?

Are we putting our RA’s under too much stress?

WINDSOR- Residence Assistants are in charge of keeping the dorm residents’ safe and on-task, but they are also only students themselves and are under a lot of stress, and the University of Windsor is lacking in the services needed to help them cope with the stress of the job they...

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Why did the annual Coming Home Music Festival disappear?

Why did the annual Coming Home Music Festival disappear?

Incoming University of Windsor freshmen and upper year students alike were not treated to an end of frosh week concert this year, unlike prior years in which the UWSA has splurged on artists like Avicii and The Chainsmokers. The UWSA did not announce to students why there was a void...

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UWindsor MSW student works to unite social work clubs on campus

UWindsor MSW student works to unite social work clubs on campus

The social work program has been flourishing and taking new strides since the 2016 Grand Opening of the School of Social Work at the former Windsor Star building on Pitt and Ferry streets downtown. Masters of social work student Kevin Singh is part of the progress that has been happening within...

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