Lets get a few things straight about… the Gauntlet

The Gauntlet has recently come under fire in regards to its journalistic practices. In the hopes of dispelling inaccuracies, here’s a few truths about the publication and what it represents:• We believe in presenting fair and balanced news stories. That said, we do not allow people who are involved with special interest groups or clubs… Continue reading Lets get a few things straight about… the Gauntlet

Who wants to marry a millionare?

A recent fox television special involved a millionaire choosing a wife from 50 women he had never met (who just happen to be models), through a contest involving swimsuit, evening gown and interview events.The millionaire, Rick, looking suspiciously like a young Pete Rose, picked a statuesque blonde, Darva, to (as they put it), "have and… Continue reading Who wants to marry a millionare?

The gift of life:

Enema. Catheter. Angiogram. Epidural. I did not plan on these words being part of my vocabulary at age 21. These procedures were ones that my grandma and her friends talked about, not ones healthy university students discuss. I also didn’t plan on saving a life at age 21. It began in autumn 1999, when it… Continue reading The gift of life:

Scores, games mean little

The scores from last weekend’s Dinos-Bisons matchup at the University of Manitoba might tell you that the Dinos played better hockey in Friday’s 6-3 win than in Saturday’s 5-4 overtime loss, but coach Tim Bothwell disagrees. "We actually played better on Saturday," said Bothwell. "Friday was an ugly, scrambly game by both teams. Saturday was… Continue reading Scores, games mean little

Women come close to conference sweep

Trailblazing is nothing new to the Dinos wrestling team. After winning the first ever women’s Canada Interuniversity Athletic Union women’s wrestling championship last March they were the overwhelming favourites to become the first Canada West women’s champions when they walked into their home gym last Friday. There were congratulations but no surprises as they claimed… Continue reading Women come close to conference sweep

Volleyball leader: Warren Henschel

Muhammad Ali’s famous saying, "Float like a butterfly sting like a bee" comes to mind upon meeting Warren Henschel. At a glance, standing at an imposing 6’4"Henschel, the senior player of the Dinos men’s volleyball team is no butterfly. With his spike of the ball, Henschel’s sting becomes quickly apparent. Vet off court this athletic… Continue reading Volleyball leader: Warren Henschel