Volume 73, Number 9

Published November 8, 2018

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  • Behind the debate

    Ed Ackerman has a knack for headlines. During his 2018 run for mayoral office in Winnipeg, he generated more inscrutable one-liners than all of his many opponents combined.

  • Snowy stories

    That white stuff is swirling about outside, and it may prompt some Winnipeggers to turn their focus to more indoor activities – at least until we’ve collected enough ground cover for building snow sculptures!

  • Whose House? Andrew’s House!

    “We’re always classically – sadly – ahead of our time.”

  • CRITIPEG: Vietgone

    The Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre hosts the Canadian premiere production of Qui Nguyen’s Vietgone, directed by his long- time collaborator Robert Ross Parker at Tom Hendry Warehouse Theatre.

  • Arts briefs

    Tarbut Festival // Simon Fuh at Flux Gallery // Late Night Wars 4 // McDonald’s and metal // From Seed to Seed // Women and non-binary GIF-making workshop

  • boygenius, boygenius EP

    boygenius had a lot to live up to: namely, the legacies of their own highly established members.

  • A coming-of-age in the Indigenous Renaissance

    According to Polaris Prize-winning musicologist Jeremy Dutcher, the Canadian arts scene is in the midst of an “Indigenous Renaissance.”

  • Building a level table for printmaking

    Just as there's no one-size-fits-all approach to making art, there's no specific path that all artists may follow to develop their work and career. 

  • Outdigenous

    Another election has come and gone, and I think I speak for everyone when I say, “Yes, but what about the next episode of Riverdale?”

  • News briefs

    Flu clinic on campus // Women’s Comedy Night Fundraiser // Campus store sale // Closet Raid Winnipeg // Homo Hop 25 // International Culture Day

  • Wesmen Weekend Wrap-Up

    The University of Winnipeg Wesmen are riding a win streak after the men's and women's teams captured two victories a piece over the UBC Okanagan Heat last weekend.

  • A new market with familiar foods

    Jesse Lemus opened Latinos Market in May of 2017 after noticing the demand for grocery products from his parents’ combination restaurant and market, Café Mercadito Latino. After a year of operation, he is opening a second location in the Polo Park/St. James neighbourhood.

  • Breaking the Silence together

    On Nov. 9, Wahbung Abinoonjiiag Inc. (Wahbung) and Meet Me at the Bell Tower (MM@BT) will work together to foster dialogue and awareness of domestic violence as part of Stop Domestic Violence Month.

  • Resources for students with financial need

    Organizations separate from and within the University of Winnipeg (U of W) provide an extra financial boost for students who need it.

  • Presenting the Winnipeg Achievers Toastmasters Club

    With 257,000 members in 143 countries, Toastmasters invites individuals from all paths to learn and grow in a healthy and judgment-free environment. 

  • The professionals don’t know what’s best

    At first glance, harm reduction might seem to be a combination of two simple words – ones that appear to be easily understood and put into action. How hard can reducing harm be?