«Nature Watch» column

Green Cleaning

August 24th, 2013; By Julia Shaw

Whether you live at home, or at campus, cleaning is an unavoidable part of the daily routine. Have you ever read the list of ingredients in store bought cleaning products? […]

Fall Foliage

August 23rd, 2013; By Jamie Hadland

There are many signs that fall has arrived; the start of school, colder-shorter days, and the first frost on car windshields. These signs are dreaded by students and adults alike, […]

Getting Involved with School Clubs

August 22nd, 2013; By Giulio Rocco

During your first year of post-secondary education, youʼre going to want to experience different things, gain new friends, harness your academic and social skills, and perhaps get your mind off all that […]

Scientists Work to Solve Mystery of Dying Bees

August 17th, 2013; By David Suzuki Foundation

When a swarm of bees landed on a tree in their yard a few years ago, a David Suzuki Foundation staffer and her husband became accidental beekeepers. They called an […]

Volunteer Centres in Canada – Get Your Volunteer Hours!

August 17th, 2013; By Gale Blaylock

As you know, all high school students need to have 40 hours of community service in order to graduate. Use this information to discover where your 40 hours can best […]

Jobs in the Outdoor Adventure Industry

July 23rd, 2013; By EricaReid

A brief window into the thrill based and skill based world of adventure sport. The vast array of dangerous jobs out there has started to receive more exposure, especially with […]

What is Acid Rain?

July 23rd, 2013; By Gale Blaylock

The term acid rain refers to what scientists call acid deposition.  It is caused by airborne acidic pollutants and has highly destructive results. Scientists first discovered acid rain in 1852, […]