Laurier Lettermen donates $10,000

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$10,000 goes toward the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation with proceeds from PowderPuff, small fundraisers

Wilfrid Laurier University’s Lettermen Club presented a $10,000 cheque to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation on Friday, following a successful PowderPuff tournament earlier this year. The 24 registered teams raised the money with registration fees and donations, Laurier Lettermen president…

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Chaput named Outstanding Woman of Laurier

Bree Chaput knows how to capture a room. At the ninth annual Outstanding Women of Laurier (OWL) luncheon, Chaput, a fouth-year women’s basketball guard, took home the honour for 2013-14 and captured the room full of sponsors, athletes, donors and…

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$53,713 cut to be made in athletics at Laurier

Wilfrid Laurier University’s department of athletics and recreation is feeling the pressure from the university’s deficit. In light of the recent announcement that WLU must slash two per cent of its upcoming operating budget, the department of athletics is facing…

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Hawks cap off best year since 2008

If you asked Wilfrid Laurier men’s curling skip Aaron Squires if he expected to be bringing home a bronze medal from the Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) national championships, he would have said no. But the third-year communications studies student led…

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Gold and bronze decor year for women’s curling

After missing nationals last year, the Wilfrid Laurier University women’s curling team managed to take home the bronze medal at the Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) curling championships this past weekend in Regina, Sask. Despite defeating the Carleton Ravens in the…

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Mixed feelings to pilot project

Women’s hockey in the Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) could see a shakeup in recruitment and retention methods in the upcoming years. The CIS is implementing a five-year women’s hockey pilot project, which will allow programs the ability to offer more…

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