Kahnawake hip hop artist J.J. Rice was named Artist of the Year at the PEABO Awards over the weekend. The award recognizes entertainers, artists, athletes and entrepreneurs working to build community. Rice, who goes by the stage name Johnny Nayshun won the title at the 9th annual PEABO awards ceremony in Cambridge, Ontario on Saturday.
The votes are in to drop the Redmen nickname from the McGill men’s sports teams. Almost 6000 students voted – nearly 80 per cent in favour – in a referendum that wrapped up yesterday. Tomas Jirousek, a varsity team rower and a member of the Kainai First Nation in Alberta led the campaign. “We’re incredibly pleased and emboldened by the […]