Twitter Un-verifies White Nationalists and Alt-right Figures

White nationalists and alt-right figures lose blue check mark after company receives backlash By: Brandy Bond, Staff Writer Twitter has updated its verification policy in order to mitigate verified accounts that promote hate speech, violence or harassment. The sudden change of the verification program happened Read More …

Trick or Eat Fills LUSU Food Bank Shelves

Sustainability News from your Student Union By: Charlotte McEwen, LUSU Sustainability Coordinator   The Lakehead University Student Union Food Bank team would like to extend their sincere gratitude to student volunteers and members of the community who made the Trick or Eat food drive a Read More …

Keystone Pipeline Leaks Over 200 000 Gallons of Oil into South Dakota

Pipeline raises more controversy with the extent of damage still unknown By: Kaelen Pelaia, Staff Writer   On Thursday, November 16th, TransCanada Operations reported that 210 000 gallons of crude oil spilled into the South Dakota countryside. Maintenance crews shut down the pipeline Thursday morning. Read More …

Don’t Have a Good Idea for a Business? That’s Okay, You Can Buy One!

Established clientele and brand recognition proves to be a major benefit for aspiring entrepreneurs Alyson MacKay, Entrepreneurship Coordinator When talking to students about starting their own business, the common response I receive is that they would love to start one, but they don’t feel that Read More …