«Fun» column

Making a Living in Poetry

April 29th, 2015; By Susan Huebert

If you read about the lives of famous poets like John Milton and William Shakespeare, you might notice something they had in common. They wrote great poetry which is still […]

Making the Most Out of Your Summer Vacation

April 15th, 2015; By Teodora Pasca

As the weather gets reliably warmer and the assignments begin to die down, you have probably realized that the school year is coming to a close. If you’re a post-secondary […]

Dream Jobs: Ballerina

April 12th, 2015; By Laurel Walsh

Brooke Nagy is an 18 year old on a fast-track to becoming Canada’s next prima ballerina. Becoming a professional ballet dancer was not a decision Brooke made on a whim. […]

What Is A Cruciverbalist?

March 31st, 2015; By Susan Huebert

One across is a six-letter word for a job or occupation. One down is a fourteen-letter word for someone who creates or solves crossword puzzles. Together, they make one of […]

Keeping a Journal

March 30th, 2015; By Sheena Osman

Keeping a journal is a great way to find clarity in your thoughts and to express yourself. Maybe there are issues you are going through in your personal life such […]

I Want to Be A Robot!

March 20th, 2015; By Laurel Walsh

Miss Inglis’ kindergarten class at Parliament Oak elementary school had to answer a special question this week. The question: what do you want to be when you grow up? The study of […]

What’s a Living Statue?

February 28th, 2015; By Susan Huebert

Suppose that you could make a good living just by standing still. If you are physically fit, have good self-discipline, and enjoy acting, you could become a special kind of […]