Category: Features


The vegan lifestyle

Features Editor Bethany Bowles tries veganism for 30 days and digs deeper into the philosophy

Graphic by Lena Yang, Photo by Andreas Patsiaouros

Hangin’ with the candidates – Bardish Chagger

As a graduate of the University of Waterloo, Liberal candidate for the Waterloo riding Bardish Chagger is no stranger to Waterloo. “Community organizer is the title I go with,” Chagger expressed when discussing her life outside of the campaign and…

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Hangin’ with the candidates – Diane Freeman

Before entering the election, New Democratic Party candidate Diane Freeman was working hard with the Waterloo community. She is an environmental engineer with a company called GHD, a city councilor since 2006 in war four and a full-time mother. Using…

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Hangin’ with the candidates – Richard Walsh

Green Party candidate Richard Walsh has been an active member of the Waterloo community since 1979. As a husband, father, grandfather and retired Laurier psychology professor, Walsh is no stranger to engagement with students as well as the community as…

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Hangin’ with the candidates – Peter Braid

Conservative candidate in the Waterloo riding Peter Braid is no stranger to campaigning. For seven years, he has represented Waterloo in Ottawa, winning the 2008 election by 17 votes. “I am the poster child for ‘every vote counts.’” If Braid…