Creative Corner


A true Friend The moon; Its face a lonely subject in the horizon Rising quietly, unceremoniously above the city. It shines a light ignored by most. Who needs the moon, When street lamps envelope the darkness of the night And surrounds us in a warm, and yellow glow. But she is there; Waiting to be … Continued

Weldon On Exchange

By: Sam Clark

Where did you go on exchange? Carla: University of Southampton in England. Ian: University of Bergen in Bergen, Norway. Dakota: Lund University in Lund, Sweden. Adam: Queens University Belfast in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Maria: Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, Australia. Ryan: National University of Singapore (NUS) in Singapore. Chris: Vrije University in Amsterdam, Netherlands. … Continued

December Horoscopes

Aries (March 21-April 20) Aries, this is a powerful period of self-discovery for you. Embrace your intimate connections and allow goodness to enter your life. Your confidence is at its peak, but don’t let it consume you. You will need to humble yourself every once in a while to achieve true happiness in your relationships. … Continued

Poets’ Corner

By: Weldon Times Contributor

It’s a grey day By Anonymous   It is a grey day I should be working, There’s a research paper I need to start And finish. The brown leafs on the front yard Move like waves; I should do some raking or The neighbors will get angry. I can’t understand why they would care But … Continued

Wrongful Convictions: A Cause for Concern

By: Andrew Jamieson

Wrongful convictions happen. For those who understand the burden of proof the Crown must discharge in order to convict an accused, wrongful convictions seem almost impossible. Yet, for some incarcerated persons, this is a devastating reality. Since 1993, Innocence Canada has helped exonerate 21 people, who in total spent 190 collective years in prison.   … Continued

Out of Province Students Excluded from 2018 Convocation

By: Melia Moorhouse

Dalhousie’s law school advertises itself as a “national” law school. It indeed has achieved that goal by attracting a student population that is well over half from outside the Maritime Provinces. A sizeable portion of this year’s graduating class comes all the way from the West Coast and the Province of British Columbia. Unfortunately for … Continued