«Fun» column

Holiday Gift-Giving on a Student Budget

December 1st, 2021; By Teodora Pasca

The dropping temperature is a surefire sign of the start of the holiday season. But while December is “the most wonderful time of the year”, it can also be the […]

Getting Your required 40 Hours of Volunteering.

January 1st, 2019; By Bel Harris

When it comes to the mandatory hours of community service or volunteer service you will be asked to complete as a high school student, here are some things to consider. […]

Decorate Your Dorm Room for Comfort and Function

August 22nd, 2017; By Meghan Brown

It’s true that a lot of dorm rooms have a bit of an institutional feel – cinderblock walls, plain white paint, unexciting carpet.  And you’re going to be spending a […]

Is Travelling While You Are Young All It’s Cracked Up to Be?

April 24th, 2017; By Mariann Roberts

You’ve heard it all before; travel while you’re young! It seems as though people are constantly telling you now is the time to travel. Why is that? Wouldn’t it make […]

Connecting with Others through Music

March 27th, 2017; By Laura Sciarpelletti

Everyone loves music—it is fun to listen to and dance to and, for some, even make. But not only is it a pleasurable thing in our day-to-day lives, it’s actually […]

Culinary Explorations of Culture

March 27th, 2017; By Anthony Teles

My grandparents immigrated to Canada from Italy and Portugal. I noticed many similarities between the two cultures growing up. They were both in stark contrast to the Indian neighbourhood I […]

How to Learn About Other Cultures Through Food

March 27th, 2017; By Susan Huebert

Going to a friend’s house for supper can be fun, especially when you get to try something new. If you have friends from other cultures than your own, you might […]