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<updated>Haché: </updated>Community should see ‘emerging clarity’ around LU’s restructuring by mid-April

Haché: Community should see ‘emerging clarity’ around LU’s restructuring by mid-April

‘The next two months will be critical to Laurentian’s future,' says the university's president
Kirwan: An update on what the Seniors Advisory Panel has been up to

Kirwan: An update on what the Seniors Advisory Panel has been up to

Our ultimate goal will be to build and foster a welcoming city that offers outstanding opportunity, wellness and value to people of all ages
<updated>Serré: </updated>The urgency to address seniors’ needs is at an all-time high

Serré: The urgency to address seniors’ needs is at an all-time high

By 2036, seniors will make up 25 per cent of the population, says Nickel Belt MP Marc Serré
<updated>LU PhD candidate: </updated>I worry what ‘Laurentian 2.0’ might mean for grad students

LU PhD candidate: I worry what ‘Laurentian 2.0’ might mean for grad students

With research money spent on Laurentian’s operations, ‘insolvent’ university gives no reassurances for grad students’ salaries beyond April 30
<updated>Haché: </updated>I have ‘every confidence’ LU can make changes to ‘not only survive, but thrive’

Haché: I have ‘every confidence’ LU can make changes to ‘not only survive, but thrive’

But Laurentian pres says that’s going to involve restructuring as it goes through the CCAA process
More downtown memories: Bruce Bell is back and he’s taking you on a stroll through Woolworth’s

More downtown memories: Bruce Bell is back and he’s taking you on a stroll through Woolworth’s

Sadly, Woolworth closed in 1994 and the whole building was eventually torn down and with it, the downtown would change forever
History: Home delivery isn't new, but during the pandemic what’s old is new again

History: Home delivery isn't new, but during the pandemic what’s old is new again

The pandemic means home delivery and curbside pickup have become the norm. Historian Dieter Buse points out that before personal vehicle ownership was common, delivery was the norm
<b>Opinion: </b>Decaf coffee won’t save the planet but the science behind it might

Opinion: Decaf coffee won’t save the planet but the science behind it might

LU professor Dr. Thomas Merritt explains
<updated>Column: </updated>Lefebvre highlights effort to plant 2 billion trees

Column: Lefebvre highlights effort to plant 2 billion trees

‘Our country, our planet, and our kids and grandkids will be better off because of it’
<updated>Column: </updated>Before dollar stores, Walmart and online shopping, Sudbury had SS Kresge’s

Column: Before dollar stores, Walmart and online shopping, Sudbury had SS Kresge’s

Former Sudburian Bruce Bell is back with more memories. This time, he delves into one of yesteryear’s great department stores