«Community» column

The Many Roles of Support Dogs

February 12th, 2024; By Sarah Leung

For many people, support dogs are an essential help in their daily lives. While dogs are man’s best friend, support dogs aid individuals in more ways than just through their […]

The Water Crisis Plaguing Indigenous Reservations Across Canada: How You Can Help (French version available)

February 5th, 2024; By Elora Pharai

Picture this, the year is 2022: you live in Canada, which is often advertised and perceived as being one of the safest countries, rich in resources and many beneficial aspects […]

Addressing the State of Food Insecurity on Canadian Post-Secondary Campuses

January 8th, 2024; By Sarah Leung

Many students need to juggle many tasks while studying at post-secondary institutions. Worries about tuition, jobs, and rent are common, that some may not have enough time to consider another […]

Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women: Addressing the Crisis

January 8th, 2024; By author below

By Avreet Jagdev Across Canada, Indigenous communities continue to face many ongoing injustices, including overrepresentation in the criminal justice system, higher rates of unemployment, and poorer health conditions. One issue […]

Loneliness in the Age of the Internet

January 8th, 2024; By author below

By Bhargavi Venkataraman With access to millions of people’s thoughts, likes, dislikes, interests, and lives at your fingertips, it seems like this age of humanity should give rise to the […]

A Prime Minister’s Problematic Legacy: Sir John A. MacDonald and a Long History of Racism

January 5th, 2024; By Elora Pharai

You probably learnt all about Sir John A. MacDonald as Canada’s first Prime Minister, as well as his many achievements in your history classes: how he built Canada’s government, aided […]

Loneliness in the Age of Social Media

December 4th, 2023; By author below

By Rabia Khan Loneliness is increasing in youth at a speed of thunderbolt. Where social media is consumed to fill the dark void inside our souls, it is also contributing […]