Homeless epidemic in Windsor

Homeless epidemic in Windsor

Recent study shows that there has been an explosion of homelessness in the city of Windsor in the recents months. Anyone who lives or works in the downtown area of the city can testify to the increasing number of shopping carts loaded with possessions, and people sitting in the street...

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New FAHSS app released in hopes of making the faculty’s student life easier

New FAHSS app released in hopes of making the faculty’s student life easier

The Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences introduced a new app to University of Windsor students this semester. The new app is meant to be used as a tool for members of FAHSS throughout their university careers. The app has so far been a success among many students. New...

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Local clothing brand We Are Youth aims to motivate customers

Local clothing brand We Are Youth aims to motivate customers

Local clothing brand We Are Youth looks to motivate their customers with their business model. The start-up was founded by Marvin Okoko, Fiyin Folami, and Rahul Sharma in August 2017. “We started this because we have nothing to lose, let’s actually try to do something that we want to do,”...

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Raising Awareness for Homelessness

Raising Awareness for Homelessness

Homelessness in Windsor will see no help from provincial legislature in fighting homelessness, so the local community is doing what it can to take care of its less fortunate. On Sept. 27 Ron Dunn, Executive Director of The Downtown Mission, spent 24 hours camped outside 875 Oullette to talk to...

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Offensive halloween costumes?

Offensive halloween costumes?

The University of Windsor Native Student Alliance held “My culture is not a costume” awareness fair. During the Halloween season, many costumes get released and some are based on people cultures. A hot topic of debate for many years. The fair is to start a discussion about cultural appropriation, “People...

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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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Lisa Gretzky Fights For the Homeless

Lisa Gretzky Fights For the Homeless

A new deal made by Ontario parliament for the Affordable Housing Act is issuing $200 million is leaving Windsor no piece of the cut. Lisa Gretzky, Windsor West NDP MPP, has openly questioned the government’s decision in allocating funds and says, “$200 million to most people seems like a lot,...

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Windsor Receives Poet Laureates From Across Canada

Windsor Receives Poet Laureates From Across Canada

The city of Windsor received Poet Laureates from across Canada for the Poetry At The Manor event, hosted by Poet Laureate Marty Gervais in collaboration with the City of Windsor’s Cultural Affairs Office. Every year for the past 5 years, Marty Gervais hosts an evening of Poetry at the Willistead...

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