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News

AMS executive to see uncontested election this year

In a press release sent out Tuesday morning, AMS Chief Electoral Officer Matthew Ierino announced that only one team will run for AMS Executive this year.Continue...

Lockridge apologizes to club member in email announcing allocation of Sustainability Action Fund

On Monday, the AMS Sustainability Action Fund was allocated after being held back for eight months. Collected through a $3.00 student fee, the $22,000 fund was delayed through the summer and fall granting periods. As a result, club members had to fundraise their projects by themselves.Continue...

Features

Reality for a residence don

The Residence Dons at Queen’s University play a vital role in the residence experience of many first-year students.Continue...

Left behind: The experiences of male sexual assault victims & survivors at Queen’s

On a chilly fall night in 2015, Mason* and his housemates hosted a party that started out like any other.

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Editorials

The liquor industry needs to work with alcohol consumption experiments, not against them

With the limited resources that come with a population of just under 36,000 people, it’s not surprising that even a hint of a lawsuit from the Canadian liquor industry players was enough to snuff out an experiment like the one recently held in the Yukon.Continue...

Your mental health is more than your productivity

The conversation around mental health needs to loosen its emphasis on productivity.Continue...

Opinions

Talking Heads: What are you most excited about for this semester?

"Graduation," Caitlin Lavoie ArtSci'18.

"Reading week," Maddy Hyde ConEd'18.

"Forgetting old acquaintances," Harrison Giovannetti Comm'19.

"Seeing my friends again...Continue...

Introverts living in an extroverted world

I’ve always known there’s something different about the way I socialize.

My relationship with socializing and other people is a key part of my personality,...Continue...

Arts

“Can Artists Really Save the World?” panel has no easy answers

Some of the foremost names in Canadian contemporary art gathered in the Agnes Etherington Art Centre last Saturday to debate whether or not art could really save the world.Continue...

On branding: the downside of being an artist today

Focusing on defining one’s specific brand often forces artists to choose between financial security and free artistic expression.Continue...

Sports

Men’s basketball beat nationally-ranked team for first time since 2015

A win over the UOttawa Gee-Gees on Saturday night marked the men’s basketball program’s first win over a nationally-ranked side since 2012.Continue...

Women’s basketball lose momentum with successive losses

Through 14 games, it appears the nationally-ranked seventh women’s basketball team has come across their first serious speed bump of the season.Continue...

Lifestyle

What the Five Love Languages mean

I think we can all agree there are no hard and fast rules when it comes to love.Continue...

Celebrities have a responsibility to take part in social justice causes

While many of us have at least one charitable cause we hold dearly in our hearts, it isn’t uncommon to credit celebrities with bringing certain social justice issues to the forefront.Continue...

In Focus

The art and science of ArtSci frosh week

How do you inspire 2500 teenagers to bond with each other, on a shoestring budget, in four days or less? You cover them with shaving cream and hope for the best.Continue...

Commerce Frosh Week: from probation to commendation

Following two year’s worth of changes made to their week’s events, training and culture, Commerce’s faculty orientation week has been cleared of their probationary status.Continue...