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Bits & Bites


Yes, it’s that time of the year again! From the […]

What About Drinking?

My first drink was a celebratory shot of tequila after […]

Freshman 15

The popular term Freshman 15 refers to the idea that […]

Don’t Let Your Learning Disability Impede Your Future

Thousands of students struggle with learning disabilities and unique learning […]

Review: What If?

In our lives and in the media we consume, we […]

Review: Ye.

The album explores darker topics such as suicide, self-isolation, overdose, […]

Hello, Nature!

I’m not a hiker. You can probably guess that when […]

Good Sleep

With midterms approaching, it’s important that you’re getting enough sleep. […]

What you Need to Know from the last Two Meetings of BCITSA Council

Every two weeks, the BCITSA meets to discuss issues and […]

Living in a war zone: the emotional toll of the front lines of Fairy Creek blockade

  “How as humanity have we gotten to this point […]

Chair of the Transportation School By-Election: Gareth (Gary) Moon

I was asked to run, by my peers, because of […]

Chair of the Transportation School By-Election: Liam Lauren

My name is Liam Lauren and I am a second […]

Ideal Identity

Social media is no stranger in our daily routine. The […]

Zoom Fatigue

“The distractions of not being in the classroom have caused […]

Link Writers’ Corner: Why Does Link Edit so Rigorously?

When many folks think of editing, they imagine a quick […]

Open Education

BCIT Open Education Grants BCIT offers Open Education Grants to […]

Link’s Guide to the 2021 Federal Election

Elections can be difficult things. Party platforms (the documents that […]

Adapting for the Future: An Alumni Spotlight Featuring Tyler Pronyk

Whether you are new to BCIT, a returning student, or […]


Fantasy shows and shows based in the Middle Ages often […]

Bringing Light to Amenities for BCIT Students

Have you tried all student resources offered at BCIT? I […]

Not Quite Normal

BCIT is bringing students and faculty back to campus this […]

The Green Knight

If you are hearing the call of the big screen […]

A Close Look at Online Classes

In the last year and a half, many students (including […]

Get Involved at BCIT

Going back to school this year is going to look […]

Staying Safe in A Heatwave

Our sizzling summer isn’t going anywhere anytime soon, so let’s […]

Silver Pen Award Winners 2021: Nelson Ellis and Katie Dalziel

As readers over the last year have seen, Link has […]

What is in a Name?

What is the power of a name?  Our names can […]

Review: Designated Survivor

You’re sitting in your office. You’re a high-level bureaucrat, but […]

Love Across The Pond

“The internet has made it easier than ever to connect […]

War for the Planet of the Apes: A case study in ideology, principles, and politics

Disclaimer: This piece reflects a students personal views and is […]


BCIT Computer Systems Technology graduate, Sheldon Lynn, has always had […]

Final Words

This is goodbye… it’s been fun, but now it’s time […]

Look Forward

Two summers ago, I squeezed myself into an overcrowded Skytrain […]

Drug Use Is A Social Thing

For many people, the first time they use drugs they […]


A mass shooting of three East Asian spa parlours in […]

The Fight for Freedom

Have you ever wondered what history, culture, and government have […]

Summer Cocktails

One of my favourite things about summer is sitting on […]

Generation Wars

If you want the exact numbers, Millennials were born between […]

Explore and Revive: A Guide to Getting Outside This Summer

It feels as though, despite our most earnest longings (though […]

5 Self-Love Languages

“The most important relationship you will ever have is the […]

Summer Reading

I love summer reading! Preferably by a body of water; […]

BCIT JDC West: A lifechanging opportunity to brush up on your business skills

This article is sponsored by the JDC West Club.  BCIT […]

Srushti Gangdev: Changing Journalism

For those of us who want to enter media and […]

The Culture of Cultures

Kendall Jenner’s new product, 818 Tequila, hit the market this […]

A Canadian Legacy of Anti-Asian Discrimination: From the Head Tax to Hate Crimes

Karen Cho’s documentary “In the Shadow of Gold Mountain” depicts […]

Centering Whiteness

Heritage and culture feel like fraught topics of discussion that […]

Journey to Canada

We are a growing country, and the more we embrace […]

Learning to Trust the Process: An Art Feature by Christine Peng

With so many uncertainties in life, what is unknown can […]

When It Comes to Queer Rights, Is the Revolution Over?

Back before I became a student, I had a co-worker […]

Review – Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear

“A creative life is an amplified life. It’s a bigger […]

Review – Braving the Wilderness: The Quest for True Belonging and the Courage to Stand Alone

BE YOU. BE SEEN. BELONG.   Are you truly belonging […]

Politics 411

If 2020 was a television drama, it would be the […]

Small Businesses Take Over 2020

It is an understatement to say this past year has […]

Reaching for Justice

“What a year,” said every commentator everywhere. Not only did […]

The Question of the Year

2020 was like nothing we’d ever seen. What was meant […]

Student Spotlight, Johanna Kuffner: Working on Equality, Changing the Conversation

The idea of success, particularly success in the world of […]

Our Changing Campus

BCIT is not exceptional in its need to adapt to […]

When the Going Gets Tough, What Happens to Love?

  In the past few months, relationships have either accelerated […]

Gaslighting: A Learning Experience

Not all relationships feel like a cozy warm blanket; some […]

The Imbalance of Nudity

  Normalization has become a buzzword that’s thrown around a […]

5 Fetishes You May Know, 5 You May Not

What is a fetish?   A fetish is a fixation […]

Porn: How Much is Too Much?

Porn. It is the second most popular thing on the […]

Real People, Real Job, False Conceptions: An Interview with Clover

Porn has long been treated as taboo in our societal […]

5 Dates for a New Couple & 5 Dates for a Long-Term One

COVID-19 has fundamentally changed how we date, and frankly, it […]

Gender Roles at BCIT & Beyond

  In the last decade, there has been a push […]

Behind the Screen: The Role of an Influencer

Over the past several years, social media has become less […]

media’s power to shift perspectives

None of us really know how much we’ve been influenced […]

Social Grouping in Video Games

“Babe, come cuddle!” “Not right now, the boys need me […]

Creation Defines Me: An Art Feature by Takshita Kumar

What defines you as a person are not your highs […]

Broke-Ass Buying: PS4, XBOX One, or Switch?

None of us can afford the brand new and extremely […]

Brightening the World with an LED Face Mask

During the winter holidays, I usually emblazon my house with […]

/the social dilemma

a wake up call (for us all) In the past […]

the big disconnect

Since March, nearly everything that I’ve done has been on […]

Link’s guide to Christmas shopping

This time of year can be difficult at the best […]

Eating Habit Myths: Debunked

From social media to health blogs, nutrition myths are all […]

Vancouver Fashion Week Presents Pandemic Collections in an Underwhelming Performance

“Did it start?” asks my friend who is sitting next […]

Joe Biden Won. How Does That Affect You?

Joe Biden’s win over Donald Trump provides a glimmer of […]

REVIEW: Eastside Cultural Crawl Displacement Exhibit

A Focus on Indigenous Community Place Making It’s not everyday […]


  If you are feel like you’re digging yourself in […]

Politics of Good Health & Poor Decision Making

By most standards, Canadians can be considered reasonably healthy people. […]

Physical Demands & Limitations for Performers During COVID-19

  If you’re like me, your physical health has taken […]

Lemon Salmon with Brown Rice

Time to power up with this well-rounded meal! This recipe […]


    Going through summer withdrawals? If your answer is […]

Beauty and The Temporarily Abled

A transformed definition and experience of beauty is a collective […]

Review: Raised By Wolves

Created by veteran producer Aaron Guzikowski and supported by legendary […]

Student Spotlight:The Reinvention of Yoko Ozaki

Photos: Macus Ong It’s never too late to start over. […]

Review: Untamed-You are a goddamn cheetah!

Glennon Doyle’s memoir, called Untamed, is a collection of intimate […]

Review: Slayland at Playland

This year, attractions are coming up with creative ways to […]

Morality at the Movies: Blade Runner & Finding Humanity Through Mercy

Picture it: Los Angeles, 2019. We collectively turn a blind […]

Clubs for Community:Energize Your Club Away From BCIT

The transition to online classes in late March affected how […]

The self-esteem melting pot: learning how to maintain your self-esteem in post-secondary

It’s so easy to pay other people compliments and cheer […]

Review: The audacity to be queen

The Audacity to Be Queen is a self-help book for […]

Student Spotlight: Ben Gebauer

Reaching High, Educating Others, & Advocating for Equality Ben Gebauer […]

Theatre and the Mind

Theatre has always had a special place in my heart. […]

Zombie Head Meatloaf

Ingredients: 1 tbsp oil 1 onion 3 cloves garlic ½ […]

5 FaBoolous Party Ideas for a COVID World

After enduring two long months of BCIT and seven months […]

Why do I miss BCIT?

Here’s something I never thought I’d say: “I miss BCIT.” […]

Review: La Haine (The Hate)

Set in the notoriously violent suburbs of Paris, Mathieu Kassovitz’s […]

Review: The Witcher, Andrzej Sapkowski

Perhaps the news of today has provided you with your […]

Photo Feature: Elin Molenaar

When Elin Molenaar came to Vancouver from Dirkshorn in the […]

Exploring Personality

Exploring Ourselves People are naturally curious about who they are. […]

Wanderlust Feature

Where we’ve gone, and where we’ll go again. 

Mini Student Spotlight: Cody Pallin

Where does the time go? For part-time civil engineering student […]

Mini Student Spotlight: Stephanie Dekker

After Stephanie Dekker worked in the veterinary industry for a […]

Mini Student Spotlight: Matthew Miller

Matthew Miller ran for Vice President Student Experience because he […]

Be Part of Canada’s Lifeline

  Odds are, you’re a student at BCIT with a […]

MYTH: BCIT Kills Your Social Life

(How to hold onto your social life as a BCIT […]

A Collection of Avocado pits

I’d seen avocado pits with toothpicks poked in them in […]

What Type of Team Member are You?

Orientation for first-year students is always a whirlwind of information. […]

Green Energy Smoothie

Great for students on the go, this jam-packed mix has […]

Policing the Police: a look at excessive force in Canada and the United States

Amid a slew of news reports involving violent (and lethal) […]

A Letter from one international student to another

Dear international student,   Congrats on making it into BCIT! […]

Review: CENTR Fitness App

 By Lauren Edwards   A workout app created by Chris […]

Review: The Michelle Obama Podcast

  The Michelle Obama Podcast is an extension to her […]

Intro: Masking for a Friend

Years from now, when people ask us what the year […]

Dating Around, Season Two is Here

Blind date enthusiasts rejoice! The Netflix original series, Dating Around, has […]

Link Magazine Comics, Compiled

After going through our old posts, we realized that we […]

The CSSG Helps Students and Recent Graduates!

The COVID-19 pandemic has increased the demand for services provided […]

Protecting Your Mental Health in Times of Isolation

While I usually enjoy spending time by myself, I’m not […]

When Reality Plagues Fiction

The ironic escapism of pandemic-inspired books, films, and television. If […]

Ali Pitargue: Silver Pen Award Winner

Each year, Link and the BCIT Student Association honour a […]

I’m graduating, will I get a job?

Tips for job seekers and alternative opportunities As I sit […]

What Was Your Screen Time Last Week?

As we are physically distancing and staying at home as […]

COVID-19’s Impact on the Global Economy

According to the World Health Organization[1], COVID-19 has infected over […]

Mother’s Day in Isolation

Mother’s Day has been around for more than a century, […]

Government Provides COVID-19 Support for Students and Recent Graduates

In March, the number of post-secondary working students (aged 15-29) […]

Reduce, Reuse, Repurpose: The Fashion Edition

Over time, fast fashion has led to fabric mountains, and […]

Choose Your Words

Among the numerous consequences of COVID-19, one ugly side effect […]

Pipelines: friend, foe, or somewhere in between?

The odds are that if you live in BC and […]

Runway Rebels: Fashion Meets Protests

Not a New Concept For decades, the multi-billion-dollar global industry […]

Companies that are thriving during COVID-19

Money-making behind the screens by Daniella Pettenon COVID-19 has brought […]

Art Feature: Rhi Forsyth

Illustrations of a Daydreamer Under the pseudonym Maen Illustrates, Rhi […]

To Decolonize Nature is to Conserve It


We’ve All Been Victims of Greenwashing

Greenwashing(n.)¹: the act of misleading customers or potential customers into […]

Become A Green Shopper: Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

words Daniella Pettenon We all know those second-to-last row classmates […]

Students are demanding to be included in the Canadian Emergency Response Benefit

Post-secondary students, who largely aren’t working during the school year […]

Online Games & More

Tired of online classes and watching Netflix? Here is your […]

Student Spotlight: Eric J. W. Li

A Modern Renaissance Man words Chantel Tanaka Tsvetu “Let’s take […]

48-hour Vancouver theatre creation challenge goes online

Theatre Under the Gun: The Social Distancing Edition is a 48-hour […]

Review: ‘Funeral’ by Lil Wayne

By Vishal Pillay Lil Wayne has finally released the awaited […]

Review: Sovereign Opal from Conviction Wines

By Lauren Edwards I’ve never been one to drink casually […]

Review: HSBC Rugby 7-aside

Rugby fever came to town in March, and almost 75,000 […]

A World Awakened

A Call for Personal Responsibility in the Climate Crisis  2019 […]

HR Implications for COVID-19

As COVID-19 reaches across the globe, companies are lost. There […]

How BCIT is Responding to COVID-19

Update as of 3:55 pm PST, March 13, 2020 President […]

How to bring your travel-banned vacation home

The recent global pandemic has the world preventing the spread […]

Don’t Be Chopped Liver: Your Springtime Health

How You Can Take Care of Your Liver words Nick […]

BCIT Grad develops COVID-19 website

When Curtis Kim saw a lack of exact numbers to […]

Tinder-style app helps students find housing in Vancouver/Burnaby

Diggz is an online marketplace that enables users to search […]

IxL shows different kinds of leadership

Students, business leaders, and entrepreneurs gathered in The Great Hall […]

Do Instructor Reviews Matter?

Students fill out evaluations for every course, but is this […]

Op-Ed: Dieting–Should we Stop Talking About It?

“It’s not about getting to a number on the scale—It’s […]

Recipe: Matcha Waffles with Coconut Syrup

It’s March, and spring break is on the horizon. With […]

The History of Green Beer

  St. Patrick’s Day—a day where every Irish pub in […]

What the Fork?

People gotta eat. At BCIT everyday, food-based articles are thrown […]

Review: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

  Attention food, culture and comedy lovers! Chef and restaurateur […]

Student Spotlight: Shawn Grewal

Faith & Humility: Accounting Graduate Shawn Grewal’s Winding Journey to […]

Review: Waves

Waves follows the story of 17-year-old black student and wrestler […]

Art Feature: Vincent Lin

At his core, Vincent Lin is just a shy little […]

Review: Palermo Cucina

I was excited to try out this new spot in […]

New BC Access Grant makes university more attainable for low income students

A post-secondary education will be more affordable for thousands of […]

Vancouver Glitter Ball Festival back again

Glitter Ball is back for its second year as the […]

Fraser Riverkeeper invites everyone to join Cleanup and Celebration

For the 13th year, volunteers will gather to lend a […]

A Walk Through Cindy Sherman’s Exhibit

I have always been curious about photography but never really […]

Pregnancy Prevention

Alright, you’re ready to have sex, but you don’t want […]

Photo Feature: Julia Verea

Julia Verea is a 24-year-old photographer, screenwriter, social media manager, […]

Recipe: Tabbouleh

Aside from the monotonous task of chopping vegetables, Tabbouleh is […]

Recipe: Baba Ghanoush

I make Baba Ghanoush in a small food processor, but […]

Making Money Moves

Empowering women through twerking Nicole V. advertised her twerking class […]

BCIT Hackathon 2020 – Using Computation Solutions to Get Ahead

Aaron Rempel sat down with Justin Cervantes of the BCIT […]

5 Myths About Porn DEBUNKED

“The internet is for porn! The internet is for porn! […]

Sex Confessions

From the awkward to the gross to the triumphant, a […]

Campus Relationships: Finding Balance

When I first stepped onto the BCIT campus, I had […]

Music Review: ‘Circles’ by Mac Miller

The hip-hop artist’s posthumous album dropped on January 17 Mac […]

Beer Review: The Steamworks Espresso Stout

The Steamworks Espresso Stout is a light-bodied heavily malted beer […]

Film Review: Marriage Story

Marriage Story pits the two ideas of falling in and […]

B.C. Government increases ICBC accountability and takes lawyers out of the legal process

The B.C. Government is making changes to help ensure ICBC […]

Historic ‘Parasite’ Oscars win salvages a bland awards season

‘Parasite’ and Joaquin Phoenix topped headlines during Hollywood’s biggest night. The 92nd Academy Awards recognized (and snubbed) the best film achievements of the year on Sunday.

BC’s Passenger Transportation Board approves 2 more ride-hailing companies


Concert Review: Greyson Chance’s ‘Good as Gold’

Born in West Texas, Greyson Chance got his start in […]

BC Government ratifies a 5-year U-Pass agreement for students

The government of BC has signed the U-pass agreement that […]

PuSh International Performing Arts Festival starts tomorrow!

PuSh is a three-week festival featuring an emotionally honest, politically […]

Is Mental Health Developed by Nature or Nurture?

Divorce As a Catalyst for Intergenerational Mental Health Concerns Can […]

Growing Demand in Cybersecurity Offers a Wealth of Opportunity for New Grads

Eva Yu started as an AntiVirus Analyst and is now […]

Review: ‘Chixtape 5’ by Tory Lane

Canadian rapper Tory Lanez takes us back to the 2000s […]

Applications Open for Rhode Island Annual Science Workshop for Journalists

Metcalf Institute’s Annual Science Immersion Workshop for Journalists to Explore How […]

All-Male Drag Ballerinas Perform Comedy Versions of Classics

Show One Productions presents the return of the all-male ballet […]

Booze ‘N’ Schmooze: Review

What: BOOZE ‘N’ SCHMOOZE – An Independent Filmmakers Meetup When: […]

Friends on Opposing Ends

More people are avoiding affiliations with people of differing political […]

Film Review: ‘Cats’ is a lewd monstrosity that needs to be spayed

Director Tom Hooper’s adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s hit Broadway […]

Film Review: ‘Parasite’ is a true cinematic masterwork

South Korean director Bong Joon-ho satirizes class warfare in his […]

Film Review: Ad Astra (2019)

Buckle up. It’s the moment we’ve all been waiting for—Brad […]

Curry Pumpkin Soup

Ingredients:  • 1 celery stalk, diced • 1 medium white […]

What’s Behind the Craze of Poke Bowls?

It was just another Tuesday afternoon, me in my all-black […]

Photo Feature: Sydney Wong

Vancouver is a city that screams vibrancy and culture, and […]

Ok, Boomer

The response we were looking for but not the one […]

Vancouver Clothing Firm Removes Leggings Within 24-hours of Hindu Protest

Greater Vancouver based athleisure brand NoMiNoU has apologized and withdrawn […]

Playing With Fire: Ceramics of the Extraordinary

The newest exhibit at UBC’s Museum of Anthropology features 11 […]

First Time at the Vancouver Christmas Market

Photos by Eric J.W. Li Last week, I visited the […]

Burnaby Film Director Selected For Sundance Film Festival

Two new National Film Board of Canada (NFB) virtual reality […]

A Bilingual Poem: Remained

Another midday grew to the vault of heaven Sparse, rainy […]

Op-Ed: Nothing Lasts Forever

Words Sherry M. Lai My first ever online purchase was […]

A Student of a Certain Age

My name is Kevin. I’m 46 years old, and I’m […]

Recipe: Thai Peanut Wraps

Photo design by Tracy Ngo These are great to eat […]

Art Feature: Zach Whitbread

Zach Whitbread is a twenty-something-year-old frog who’s a complicated mess […]

Student Spotlight: Amine Doulfikar

Photography by Eric J.W. Li Amine Doulfikar is a powerhouse. […]

Review: Busyhead Tour – Noah Kahan

On October 26, American indie singer Noah Kahan played for […]

Disney+: A Review

The launch of the Disney+ streaming service was possibly the […]

Holiday Ladder Safety Tips from WorkSafeBC

The holiday season is approaching and WorkSafeBC is reminding workers, […]

Oslo Ranked Smartest City in the World

Comparative analysis reveals the cities emerging as leaders of smart […]

Winners for 20th Annual Burnaby Business Excellence Awards Announced

The winners for the 20th annual Burnaby Business Excellence Awards […]

Saag Paneer

Prep: 10 Minutes Cook: 30 Minutes Feeds: 5 This is […]

The First Yogi

Yoga is more than a fitness fad. In Vancouver, there […]

Behold Electric Guitar, Paul Gilbert

Self Released: Bandcamp / May 2019 This Bandcamp release by […]

The Rising Popularity of Esports

illustrations Sheku Nafisi I was sitting down for breakfast a […]

A Trip to Merritt: Rally Championships Wake Up a Sleepy Town

photography Alec Preissler & Andy Scheier I’m standing in a […]

Student Spotlight: William-Patrick Blouin-Comeau

Competitive Sailor, BCIT Student, and Red Bull Canada Marketing Specialist […]

Sip This: London Fog Ale

Faculty Brewing, 1830 Ontario St, Vancouver, BC, V5T 2W6 Vancouver based […]

MOA Challenges Traditional Notions of Clay with Premiere Exhibition

The Museum of Anthropology (MOA) at UBC presents the exhibition, […]

Visit This: Neptune Club Sports Bar and Grill

Station Square, 4405 Central Blvd, Burnaby, BC V5H 4M3 After […]

Nursing Students Promote Health at Downtown Campus

Eight nursing students organized and hosted two health events at […]

VIFF 2019: Portrait of a Lady on Fire

French director Céline Sciamma’s historical lesbian romance paints a transfixing […]

A UV Light Halloween-Themed Art Exhibit is Coming to Vancouver

Ghosts of the Lower Mainland, a Halloween-themed Exhibition of Faux […]

Campbell River Tech Competition Awarding $200,000 in Prizes

Calling all innovative entrepreneurs with ideas to solve real-life problems […]

Diversity Arts & Entertainment Presents #BestWitches

The #BestWitches campaign is a result of an after-hours social […]

Sheku Nafisi: illustrator & graphic designer

Sheku Nafisi is a multi-disciplinary designer and artist based in […]

Overnight Oats

Overnight oats are one of the most diverse healthy breakfast […]

Culture of Convenience

Humankind has long tried to find ways to simplify our […]


Student life is hard. It’s filled with assignments, examinations, and […]

Changing Your Narrative: A Student Perspective on Mental Health

This Fall, Link had the opportunity to speak with Samantha […]

Speak Up Speak Out De-stigmatizes Mental Health

content warning: this article discusses self-harm. November is the highest-suicide […]

Weeding Out Education

How BCIT’s Cannabis Policy Was Hashed Out BCIT’s cannabis policy […]

Student Spotlight: Savannah Erasmus

 Comedians make us laugh, but often a profound story lies […]

How to Decorate Your New Space

Blank walls and empty shelves can be a dreary sight […]

DanceHouse Presents Australia’s Leading Indigenous Dance Company

DanceHouse, in partnership with Dancers of Damelahamid, launches its 2019/20 […]

BCIT Infrastructure Project Presented with Envision Gold Award

A ribbon-cutting celebration of the BCIT North Campus Infrastructure Project […]

SuperBetter: A Review

SuperBetter is a task-manager companion app for depression, anxiety, stress, […]

A Thousand Splendid Suns Comes to the Stage

The Arts Club’s 2019–2020 season opens in Vancouver with A […]

United Nations HeForShe #GetFreeTour visits BCIT

On September 20, the UN Women’s HeForShe solidarity movement for […]

An interview with the admin of BCIT Confessions

BATmin, SADmin and Dadmin open up about the page’s origins, […]

Of Mice and Men Director Debuts 1940s War Story

The Slamming Door Artist Collective presents Terence Rattigan’s Flare Path. […]

EMV Launches 50th Anniversary Season with Le Concert Spirituel: Baroque Orchestral Suites

Early Music Vancouver (EMV) commences its 50th Anniversary Season with […]

Vancouver Christmas Market celebrates 10th Anniversary

This holiday season, the Vancouver Christmas Market celebrates its 10th […]

Introducing Scholarships for Indigenous Journalism Students

The Jack Webster Foundation is pleased to announce an addition […]

Adam Nguyen: Student Spotlight

Interviewed by Lauren Edwards Photography by Eric J.W. Li After […]

BCIT Student Earns Freshwater Fisheries Society of BC Scholarship

A lifelong drive to make a difference combined with a […]

Want to go somewhere new this weekend? 

Colony  Colony, which just opened on Granville, is a pub […]

The Gameful New World

Businesses, schools, and governments are becoming game designers. Through rewards […]

Jordan Grant Pedersen: Photographer & Drafting Technician

Jordan Grant Pedersen bought his first camera in 2012 as […]

Five Podcasts to Check Out This Fall

Sometimes your eyes need a break from staring at screens. […]

Tinder on Campus: A Review

I’ve used this app before, but never at BCIT. I […]

Coffee Time: Finding the best Java on Campus

Over the summer, we took a good look at what […]

Vancouver Queer Film Festival Celebrates International Artists, Performers and Filmmakers

Out On Screen hosts the Opening Gala of the Vancouver […]

The Rick Hansen Foundation Launches Accessibility Professional Network

On August 7, 2019, the Rick Hansen Foundation (RHF) announced […]

Canadian Researchers Explore How Food Packaging Affects Food Waste

National Zero Waste Council Researching Relationship Between Food Waste and […]

Best Eats at Richmond Night Market

You know summer is around the corner when Richmond Night […]

How Sustainably Conscious are You?

How Sustainably Conscious are You? Stepping towards a zero-waste lifestyle […]

11 Things You Need for Residence Living

If you applied for housing and recently got in—congratulations! You […]

Simple Mango Smoothie Bowl​

Summer is a tough month for snacks and treats. Maintaining […]

Just Don’t Call It A Bail Out

The federal government is putting $595 million into a grant […]

Retro Tech Revival

The sales of vinyl records, cassette tapes, and classic video […]

It’s not just about sweatshops: Vancouver’s Sustainable Fashion Scene

Earlier this year Metro Vancouver launched a campaign to combat […]

Once More With Feeling

  there’s something about being alone in a radio station […]

Pavilion: A Collaboration Between the SA & BCIT

Link went behind the scenes to learn more about this collaborative project between the SA and BCIT. This new food services location is offering scratch cooking in NE-1 thanks to requests by students.

Mike Robertson: Photographer & Painter

Mike Robertson is a BCIT student in the video production […]

De-Extinction: What A Species?

Let’s face it, we’re killing the planet. Right at home […]

The Interactive Art of Enclosure

B.C.-based conceptual artist Mowry Baden uses perceptual psychology, science, and […]

Student Spotlight: Ahmadullah Rahmat Hoping to Change the Face of Afghan Media

During my first practicum rotation in the BCIT Broadcast and […]

Can You Virtually Enhance Empathy?

The Friend 2 Friend Social Learning Society is using virtual […]

Where At BCIT Can Students Find Pride

Illustration by Sheku Nafisi Last week I met with Trina […]

“Hey Guys” And Why It’s Harmful: reducing the use of gender coded language

Who among us hasn’t, at some point, referred to a […]

so, you want to be a game designer?

EA (Electronic Arts) reached out to BCIT in 2017, asking […]

Murder Most Fun

“Serial killers were becoming a source of entertainment for millions […]

Awards cannot replace Action: the story of Nadia and Malala

Last October, twenty-five-year-old Nadia Murad was awarded the Nobel Peace […]

The Canadian Branch of Feminism

BCIT Communications instructor Tessa Jordan discusses the impact of cultural […]

Saki Serizawa

photos Dayna Weststeyn A recent report found that Amazon’s facial […]

IxL Preview: Aanikh Kler

Aanikh Kler will be gracing BCIT’s IxL conference this spring. […]

Networking – The Future is (literally) in Your Hands

illustrations Sheku Nafisi After staring at the GPS and looking […]

Tales from the Board: A BCITSA Retrospective

Members of the 2018-2019 student council reflect on their experiences serving […]

For the Love of Valentine’s Day

It’s February, and the question,  “What are you doing for Valentine’s […]

The Woman Behind Rihanna’s Omelette Dress

For the first time in its history, the Vancouver Art […]

Bandersnatch (2018)

Netflix’s Bandersnatch has sent post-modern science fiction so far down […]

The Lady in Red

words Breah Zaman Illustration Sheku Nafisi   Her lips are cracked, […]

BCIT Racing: Baja Formula SAE Racers Prepare for 2019 Challenge

Since 2014, BCIT’s Formula Baja SAE team has been competing […]

Evolving the Caribbean Superhero

Rasta Comics founder Rayon Morris wants to infuse authentic Caribbean culture […]

raising the roof

 photos Eric Li Across from NE1, students are on a […]


photos by Dayna Weststeyn This article is a student spotlight […]

Of minds red and blue: How urban living is assaulting our brains and how Nature can restore us to ourselves

Good ol’ Mother Nature—giver of life; cradle of civilizations; muse […]

Student Spotlight: Danny Cameron

BCITSA Chair of Aerospace, Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Student, Off-roader, Explorer […]

Review: Suspiria (1977 vs 2018)

Luca Guadagnino’s Suspiria (2018) would be better characterized as a […]


The 2018 Vancouver International Film Festival is underway and we’re […]

Conscious Commuting

We’ve all heard the unnerving predictions of how climate change […]

Student Spotlight: Daniella Molina

Daniella Molina is a student in BCIT’s Construction Management program […]

Droning in the Ocean

Eric Saczuk is a Geomatics Engineering instructor at BCIT, but […]

7 Tips for personal success

BCIT is going to challenge you in ways you never […]

Photo Feature: Eric J.W. Li

1st year BCIT Technology Teacher Education (TTED) “I started learning […]

VIFF 2018 – Cold War

The 2018 Vancouver International Film Festival is underway and we’re […]

VIFF 2018 – The Front Runner

The 2018 Vancouver International Film Festival is underway and we’re […]

VIFF 2018 – Sofia

The 2018 Vancouver International Film Festival is underway and we’re […]

Box of Freedom @ Vancouver Fringe Festival

Vancouver Fringe Festival runs every year in September. This year, […]

VIFF 2018: Our Fave Five Events

The 2018 Vancouver International Film Festival has begun and we’ve […]

Virginia Jack @ Vancouver Fringe Festival

Vancouver Fringe Festival runs every year in September. This year, […]

Unhinged @ Vancouver Fringe Festival

Vancouver Fringe Festival runs every year in September. This year, […]

BC Provincial Government Invests $630 Million into Affordable Child Care.

BC Premier John Horgan alongside Minister of Children and Family Development, Katrine Conroy,  and Minister of State of Child Care, Katrina Chen, visited the BCITSA Childcare Centre (SE41) to reveal part of a three-year $1 billion investment into ChildCare BC.

Little Crow

“Emily Seal and Kas Baker are two halves of Vancouver […]


BCIT JDC West JDC West is the Olympics for business […]


For our September back-to-school issue, we feature BCIT Nursing student […]

REVIEW: The Dance Teacher

With actors in the audience, The Dance Teacher reminds us that we rarely get to see all sides of a story

Interview: Microsoft President Brad Smith

Brad Smith, President and Chief Legal Officer at Microsoft, recently visited BCIT to deliver a keynote speech for graduating students.

Cabin Fever at the VAG

A look into our nostalgic past at the Vancouver Art Gallery.

WOMEN in STTEM: A Conversation with Minister Patricia Hajdu

The following interview between Twila Amato and the Honourable Minister […]

Silver Pen Award 2018

This year, LINK  honours Eda Aktas and Emily Vance with the 2017/18 Silver Pen […]

Salt Spring Island Mussels with One Arrow Black Pepper Bacon

Just because you’re a student doesn’t mean you have to […]

Community Profile: Heat LaLiberte

For our April issue, BCIT student Max Huang headed off […]

Super Troopers 2: The Time is Meow!

Super Troopers 2 directed by: Jay Chandrasekhar starring: Jay Chandrasekhar, Kevin […]

VIDF REVIEW – Goh Ballet

Thank you to to the 2018 Vancouver International Dance Festival, […]


Meet Hunter Bergen, a second-year BCIT Architecture student, and the […]

Calling all Student Environmental Leaders

THE RIVERS CLINIC JUNE 1 – 3 (Hosted by the […]

Review: Chasing Coral

photos courtesy: The Ocean Agency – XL Catlin Seaview Survey […]


Ashley Moliere (1st-Year Broadcast and Online Journalism) Instagram: @ashmo__photos […]

Toward the Source (2018)

Toward the Source (2018) Dir. Norton Smith Filmed in the […]

BEYOND BCIT: Mantar Bhandal

Mantar Bhandal is one of the freshest faces in sports […]


ERIN FLEGG 1st Year- New Media Design and Web Development […]

VIDF 2018: Rite of Spring & Folding

Thank you to to the 2018 Vancouver International Dance Festival, […]

VIDF 2018: Studies and Fragments on Dream

Thank you to to the 2018 Vancouver International Dance Festival, […]

Let’s Talk About Sex, Baby.

words tanushree pillai illustrations brianne bruneau A few days ago, […]

Student Spotlight: Kelly Kaur

Meet the 2nd-year New Media student inking out a career […]

BCITMA Fundraiser: Behind the queens

Meet the models from the BCITMA’s Fashion Fundraiser.


On March 9th, the BCIT Marketing Association (BCITMA) held their […]


On Friday March 9, the BCIT Student Association (BCITSA) welcomed Burnaby North MLA […]

Review: Exit 22’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Staging a beloved and classic work of theatre such as […]

Red Sparrow: Review

Red Sparrow weaves the tale of a ballerina turned Russian […]

Vancouver International Dance Festival 2018

Looking to tap your feet to a funky beat? Sip […]

Learning a New Way

words michael white images sean murphy If you grew up […]

January Photo Walk

Check out a selection of photos from LINK’s January 2018 […]

Waste Case

words tanushree pillai images ryan judd Here I am standing […]


illustrations eda aktas The #MeToo movement unofficially began in October […]

Student Spotlight: Michael Lim

photos max huang Michael Lim made a name for himself […]


Today’s provincial budget announcement saw historic investment in affordable housing […]


Last month, BCIT became the first polytechnic institute to host […]

PuSh Festival Review: Some Hope For the Bastards

The PuSh International Performing Arts Festival has occurred annually in […]

Student Spotlight: Landon McGauley

Uphill from Here words catherine garrett photos graham cox Landon […]

Netflix’s “3%”: Review

3% is Netflix’s first venture into a Portuguese-language original series, […]

The Post: Review

The Post is a film that places a spotlight on […]

Shape of Water: Review

My friend is a huge fan of Guillermo del Toro’s […]

Photo Feature: Sheldon Lynn

Sheldon Lynn Computer Systems Technology Follow him on Instagram: @sheldon […]


OAKUM is about to become your new favourite DJ and he might just be sitting right next to you in class, crafting his latest track.


BCIT grad Kaya Dorey represents North America as UN Young Champion of the Earth

Peter and the Star Catchers : Exit 22 Capilano University Theatre

An Exit 22 Company production. Adapted for the stage by […]

Student Spotlight: Dayna Weststeyn

STUDENT SPOTLIGHT: DAYNA WESTSTEYN words twila amato photos braeden frew […]

VIFF 2017: Interview with Christopher Auchter

The Mountain of SGaana, an award-winning short film based on […]

VIFF 2017: Interview with Sam Voutas

Author: Selenna Ho What is your personal connection with the […]

VIFF 2017: Never Steady, Never Still

Thank you to the 2017 Vancouver International Film Festival for […]

VIFF 2017: Borg vs. McEnroe

Review by Laura Johnston Borg vs. McEnroe dir. Janus Metz […]

VIFF 2017: Angkor Awakens: A Portrait of Cambodia

Thank you to the 2017 Vancouver International Film Festival for […]

VIFF 2017: Infiltration

Review by Hamish Singh Infiltration dir. Robert Morin True North […]

VIFF 2017: The Mountain of SGaana

Review by Aaron Guillen The Mountain of SGaana dir. Christopher […]

VIFF 2017: Anarchist from the Colony

Anarchist from the Colony (Hangul: 박 열) dir. Lee Joon-ik […]

Photo Feature: International Students at BCIT

International. My identity, not my label. For our November issue, […]

Brain Food: Chocolate Trail Mix Bark

INGREDIENTS: 500g dark chocolate, cut into small pieces (I like […]

October Photo Walk

[siteorigin_widget class=”SiteOrigin_Widget_Slider_Widget”][/siteorigin_widget] October Photo Walk Credits: Natalie Fox Michael White […]

Review: The Christians

The Christians Written by Lucas Hnath Directed by Sarah Rodgers […]

First impressions of an International Student at BCIT

Moving to another country can be very adventurous and exciting, […]

BRAIN FOOD: Coconut Green Soup with Salmon

Coconut Green Soup with Salmon and Chili Herb Oil   […]


Student Spotlight: Albert Tang For the October issue of LINK, […]


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September Photo Walk

LINK Magazine’s September Photo Walk On September 20th, LINK held it’s […]

Battle of the Sexes review

In our world today we are seeing more and more […]

Brain Food: Matcha Chia Pudding

Matcha Chia Coconut Pudding Try Max Huang’s favourite satisfying and superfood packed chia […]

NFL Week 4: How far can Deshaun Watson take the Texans?

“If they pass on Deshaun Watson, they’re passing on Michael […]

Review: Kingsman — The Golden Circle

  KINGSMAN: The Golden Circle dir. Matthew Vaughn 20th Century […]

Toronto’s grandson in Vancouver

I had the pleasure of attending a show earlier this […]

NFL Week 3: When Sports and Politics Collide

Well, so much for the athlete’s adage, ‘stick to sports.’ […]

Fringe 2017: Soul Samurai

Soul Samurai Written by Qui Nguyen Directed by Nathania Bernabe   Imagine […]

NFL Week 2: The Art of Celebration

  The NFL is allowing fun back into football. After years […]

Fringe 2017: Just Not That Woman- Review

Just Not That Woman Written and Performed by Ali Scott […]

Fringe 2017: Draining the Swamp — A Musical Tweet

Draining the Swamp: A Musical Tweet Written by Rajiv Joseph Directed […]

Fringe 2017: Gruesome Playground Injuries

The 2017 Fringe Festival (Sept 7 -17) is underway and LINK has been busy […]

NFL Week 1: Rookies Run Rampant

If you went all-in on the rookie running back class […]


BCIT Engineering student, Jason Wait, joined thousands of other eclipse […]

Vancouver Pushes Back

In the wake of a major setback for race relations […]


BCIT Architecture student Albert Tang was travelling through Spain, Hungary […]

Photo Feature: Max Huang

[siteorigin_widget class=”SiteOrigin_Widget_Slider_Widget”][/siteorigin_widget] BCIT student (and chef, entrepreneur, graphic designer, marketer […]


Band: Arcade Fire Album: Everything Now Release Date: July 28, […]

Student Spotlight: Caitlin Purvis

Every month, we shine a spotlight on one exceptional BCIT student […]

Faculty Focus: Mauricio Lozano

From humble beginnings in Puebla, a suburb two hours from […]

Creep Catchers Timeline

Who Are The Creep Catchers? The “Creep Catchers” are a […]

Inside BCIT’s New Tech Learning Hub

BCIT opens new tech learning space for emerging leaders in a growing industry

Strongest Links 2016-2017

Best of the Best We had so many amazing BCIT […]

Silver Pen Award Winner 2016-2017

Silver Pen Award 2016-2017 Tanushree Pillai The Silver Pen Award […]

REVIEW: DAMN — Kendrick Lamar

With 4 simple letters, Kendrick Lamar announced his return to the rap game and this time he wasn’t around to play.

InstaFoods: “Icy Bowls” & Lightbulb Drinks at 17 Degrees Café

17 Degrees Café is the motherlode of delightful and instagrammable […]

Alien: Covenant Review

Covenant is a colony ship bound for a distant planet. […]

Link-Ups Hiatus

Link-Ups is LINK Magazine’s missed connection service. We are taking a short summer hiatus, but will back in September to link ya’ll up.

Strongest Links 2016-2017

Best of the Best We have selected some of the […]

Butterflies in Spirit

For our April issue, BCIT Broadcast Journalism student Beth Mariam interviewed Lorelai […]

FILM: This is Home

For our April issue, Ray Yu caught up with BCIT […]

InstaFoods: Smoky Icecream from 720 Sweets

Vancouver’s dessert game is strong and different ways of enjoying […]

BC elections candidates debate Advanced Education at BCIT

Photos by Maddy Adams. See a full gallery on our Facebook page. […]

InstaFoods: Korean-Mexican fusion food from TAKO

Korean-Mexican fusion food has arrived in Vancouver. Tako, or Taqueria […]

BCIT student wins free Euro Trip

Daniel McRobert beats out thousands of other students for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.


The newly elected student executives will serve a term from June 1st, 2017 – May 31st, 2018.


The newly elected student executives will serve a term from June 1st, 2017 – May 31st, 2018.


The newly elected student executives will serve a term from June 1st, 2017 – May 31st, 2018.


The newly elected student executives will serve a term from June 1st, 2017 – May 31st, 2018.


The newly elected student executives will serve a term from June 1st, 2017 – May 31st, 2018.


The newly elected student executives will serve a term from June 1st, 2017 – May 31st, 2018.


The newly elected student executives will serve a term from June 1st, 2017 – May 31st, 2018.


The newly elected student executives will serve a term from June 1st, 2017 – May 31st, 2018.


The newly elected student executives will serve a term from June 1st, 2017 – May 31st, 2018.


The newly elected student executives will serve a term from June 1st, 2017 – May 31st, 2018.

Graduation Special: Jen Parente Full Interview

Jen Parente, Human Resources student and VP of the Human […]

Celine Shen: Great Canadian Sales Competitor

  Celine Shen was speechless as she found out she […]

InstaFoods: Cartem’s Donuterie

If you know me, you’ll know that I love donuts […]

InstaFoods: Broadway Station Sushi’s Ramen

Stuffy nose, lack of taste and smell, and no desire […]

$78.3M BCIT Health Sciences Centre coming 2020

At 100,000+ sqft, the proposed HSCAS will be one of the largest centres for health simulation training in Canada

InstaFoods: Pokerrito’s Sushi Salad Bowl

In need of a healthy break from [insert fast food […]


EXPOSURE is a rotating student photo show featuring the work of select […]

Write On My Heart

Write On My Heart Defending LGBTQ Rights in the Age […]

What Do You Meme?

Written by Jordan Kwong Artwork by Carolina Galdamez When I […]

FILM: Get Out

  If you haven’t seen Hollywood’s latest ‘it movie’ Get […]

BOOKS: Big Fit Girl by Louise Green

Big Fit Girl: Embrace the Body You Have Louise Green […]

InstaFoods: On Yogurt’s Ice Fried Yogurt

Have you ever imagined eating ice cream out of a […]

Buckle in for March Madness

Every year it’s the same routine. Keep one eye half-heartedly […]

Dairakudakan- VIDF Review

Gothic Japanese performers. Spirits mourned in blood petals. Chained humanity […]

Kill The Lights- VIDF Review

Kill The Lights, the urban Vancouver-based dance company, showed off […]

The Internet Of Things: Are We Ready?

The following article was originally published in our March 2016 […]

Matt Lehti: Master of Creation

Nowadays an artist can be equipped with more than an […]

Celebrating Women Together

With wrinkled hands, my grandma would grasp my tiny fists […]

Student / Mom

Tanushree PIllai took a chance on moving with her son to Canada, in search of a better life, knowing full well that for the average Indian woman, this is freedom.

Ray Yu: Nicaragua Photo Diary

Ray Yu, BCIT Graphic Design student, travelled to Nicaragua for six […]

Lower rates for BC Student Loans

Burnaby, BC —   Changes are coming to the student […]

Student Spotlight Extras: Alexandra Fontaine:

For our February issue’s Student Spotlight, we danced our way around campus with Mineral Exploration and Mining Technologies student Alexandra Fontaine,

Student Spotlight: Case Mutangadura

Part 2 of our February Student Spotlight features yet another dancer, this time it’s hip hop choreographer and GTech student Case Mutangadura

Reviewed: Yu-Gi-Oh Duel Links

Yu-Gi-Oh: Duel Links iOS, Android (konami) A shot of nostalgia […]

Reviewed: The xx — ‘I See You’

  The xx I See You (young turks) The echoes […]

Vancouver International Dance Festival

Dance means so many things to so many people. Romance, […]

Women’s March 2017

Photos from Vancouver’s Women’s March (January 21, 2017)

Bunny Ghatrora of Ellebox + Exclusive Discount for BCIT Students!

Bunny Ghatrora, accounting student and co-founder of Ellebox, invited us […]

More Than Change

An extension of Link Magazine’s “Begging for Change” (January 2017 […]

10 Simple Steps For Being In Films and Tv

Soooo… I’m guessing you’re curious about being in movies with the […]

All a Board: Pandemic

I didn’t want to write about Pandemic until I’ve played the […]


Check out this gallery of impressive astrophotography taken by our January Student Spotlight, Jason Wait.

Making MVP Cases

The 2016 NFL MVP has no obvious frontrunner. The Dallas […]

All Risk, No Guarantee

The NFL is easily the most popular and profitable sports league in […]

Photo Feature: JOEL LAURINO

With film, you slow down and try to create the story.

The Pack are Back

The demise of Aaron Rodgers was greatly exaggerated. In the […]

All a Board — Exploding Kittens + 1st Expansion Pack!

Hey guys, let’s talk cards. And by that, I mean […]

Escaping Agra

What would you do if you were forced to live […]

Chef Max’s Eggnog Cheesecake Macaron Recipe

(click any image to enlarge) UPDATE: The Enactus Christmas Bake […]

Student Spotlight: Curtis Renning

Discover the abstract colours of 4th-year Architecture student, Curtis Renning.

Student Spotlight: Luisa Alvarez

Hear stories from the BCIT Broadcast student about her amazing internship at a fashion channel in the Philippines.

No Gronk, No Problem?

Herniated disc. Third back surgery. Out for the season. News that […]

All a Board — Carcassonne

In my last board game review, I shared a list […]

“Rules Don’t Apply” Movie Review

If you’re younger than 30, you probably don’t know who […]

Tokimeki Maid Cafe Event at Ki Tea House Cafe on November 26!

Hey students! Looking to try something new? Or maybe looking […]

Solo Concert-Going Experience: Daniela Andrade @ Rio Theatre

It’s kind of strange buying tickets for an artist from […]

Luppolo Brewing Pouring on Venables

Luppolo Brewing has opened its taps on Venables Street in […]

Solange: A Seat at the Table

If you haven’t listened to this album yet, American R&B […]

Vancouver Fan Expo 2016

The Vancouver Fan Expo has been around since 2012 and […]

New West Film Fest Unites Movie Buffs

The New West Film Fest returned to the city last […]

Suitcase Stories: Review

A group of us circled around Maki Yi after her […]

Frankenstein 1945: Review

Frankenstein has been brought back to life many times over […]

STEM Spotlight Awards: Seeking students with innovative ideas

If you were at the BCIT Burnaby campus earlier this […]

The Dead Rise In Vancouver

It’s Walking Dead season, and if you’re anything like me, […]

Are You Ready For Your Blessings?

Max Omelaniec trips on an exam and then ends up at the Chance the Rapper show riding an Ultra Light Beam

All a Board — Ticket to Ride: Europe

In the age of first-person shooters, Annie Sheng keeps it analog […]


Follow these steps and you’ll be much more prepared when The Big One hits.

BIKO: A must-have app for cyclists

Track your rides and trade up for discounts and deals around town.

Yeezy Taught Me

the sea of kids in dad hats, bomber jackets, and ripped jeans, collectively lost its mind

You Oat to Try This!

Start your day off right with this healthy delicious breakfast bowl!

Vinyl Connection: Why Records Still Rock

Whether you have your own collection, or you’ve thumbed through […]

Student Spotlight: Sophia Hsin

Check out some extra photos from our October Student Spotlight […]

Femme-empowering art and music at Objet D’Arc

This Thursday, be sure to check out a great event in support of female and femme-identifying artists in the Vancouver art and music scene.

Budget-Friendly Earbuds for Working Out

I did some digging and found some great Bluetooth earbuds that won’t break the bank.

Skateboarding just got a whole lot gayer

Today Brian Anderson became the first openly gay pro skateboarder.

Man, What a time To be Alive

Drake and Future bring the 6ix to the 604.

Your guardian angel drives a jetski

Andrea Belovska has an unusual summer job…


Extras from our September spotlight shoot on location at Pool 99 in North Vancouver

Ultimate High-End Audio Guide

It’s an investment to augment the world around me. Here are my top picks for audio greatness.


Diego Gonzalez takes a granular approach to explaining salt in your diet.


BCITSA Child Care program receives $500k investment

The Ghomeshi Precedent

The verdict in the Jian Ghomeshi sexual assault trial sent a troubling message to victims. Roshini Nair explains.

Consumer Virtual Reality Conference 2016

There are several things that make Virtual Reality interesting to […]


Catching up with BCIT grad Charlie Rose and his unique invention


Congratulations to 2015/2016 Silver Pen Award winner Laina Tanahara

The Cultural Outsider

Experiencing everything that makes up a different culture is what makes travelling great.

Smart Notebooks, Smart Pens, and Smart Writing

I recently came across an interesting article about Moleskine’s Smart […]

Finland Facts

With school ramping up the workload this week things have […]

Utilizing Google Calendar

Not only does Google occupy over half of the search engine […]

D.C. United Rout Whitecaps to Earn First Win of Season

After a tough match against the L.A. Galaxy ended 0-0, […]

Sailing to Stockholm

You may remember me mentioning ESN – The Erasmus Student […]

Apple is killing it with these videos

Apple’s YouTube account is becoming increasingly active and they are […]


A gallery of photos featuring just some of the lovely guest and speakers who attended TEDxBCIT 2016 — “Think Again”


Consider this the Finnish spring break – but with less […]

The Revenant in Finland

The Link enlisted me back in September of 2015 to […]

Foraging for Brunch!

It all began and ended with a marketing presentation delivered […]

Become a Gmail Master

More and more, people are gravitating towards using gmail accounts […]

Lapland Photo Essay

    I would be lying if I said I […]

Photoshop Express: A Life Changing Photo Editor

As a photo editing/manipulation wiz, I often get asked to […]

Adventures in Lapland

During Ski Week here in Finland – a week off […]

Chipotle it On Me!

Okay. So it’s midterm season and you’re hungry. What do […]

Back At it Again with the Whitecaps!

The Vancouver Whitecaps opened up their 2016 MLS campaign on […]

Hike, Sweat, and Dye… What to do this week in Vancouver

I know what it’s like wanting to stay active (or […]

Do You Want UYU?

The more I stress about school, club events, and everything […]

KHL vs. NHL: My Experience

Last week marked the end of the regular season for […]

Apple Pay comes to The Rix at BCIT

Just over a year ago, Apple released a mobile payment system […]

Teen angst, mason jars, and the Oscars: The week at a glance

The excitement of Valentines Day and Chinese New Years has […]

More ramen? Yes, please!

With project deadlines quickly approaching and midterm season just around […]

Suomenlinna Island and Open Prisons

This past Wednesday I took a day trip to Suomenlinna, […]

Drones: A Multibillion Dollar Industry

The drone market is growing so rapidly that it is […]

Dinesty. More Than Just a Pun.

Every year Vancouver has been host to a dumpling festival […]

Getting Weird in Finland

Just this past week I caught up with a buddy […]

Friday Fashion: The Cypher

With this crazy semester in full swing, I can’t wait […]

Nothing Beats a Bowl of Pho!

Cravings.. we all have them. After spending long hours at […]

Vlogging in Helsinki

Moikka BCIT! This week’s post is a little late because […]

Canada’s World Cup Dreams

With the national team’s next qualifying game against Mexico fast […]

App Review: Periscope

Calling all travellers: Periscope is a trending app that lets […]

Keeping Busy in Vancouver

It can sometimes be difficult to appreciate all the wonderful […]

PappaRoti – “The Father of all Buns”.

Downtown Vancouver’s famous Robson Street is known for several things: […]

Finland: Week Three

This week has officially marked the transition from vacation mode […]

Healthy Living Using Technology

  Technology is enhancing the way people engage in healthy […]

Don’t break that New Years resolution!

Okay so it’s the end of January, and for those […]

Brunch? Visit Tuc Craft Kitchen!

Brunch options are aplenty in Vancouver. For that perfect mid-morning […]

Student Life in Finland

Moi BCIT. Today marks our 16th day in Helsinki. This […]

Get Out and Enjoy this Vancouver Winter

As the skies get greyer and the rain gets heavier, […]

Earnest Ice Cream, You’ve Earned My Heart.

  Good ice cream is easy to come by in […]

Podcasts, who knew?

Over the winter break, while everyone was working to save […]

Whitecaps’ Popularity Continues to Grow

One of the biggest factor contributing to the rise of […]

Hei from Helsinki

Hei from Helsinki! This January I travelled to Helsinki Finland […]

Virtual Reality for Businesses

Virtual reality is my most recent topic of interest. Over the past […]

New Year, No Money

The New Year has officially begun and with that comes […]

Marutama Ra-men, Get in My Belly!

Vancouver has a huge range of restaurants that serve up […]

A Resolution for Everyone

Most Januarys we tell ourselves that the new year is […]

A Technological Year in Review

Alas, 2015 comes to a close tonight. This year was […]

A Hidden Pizzeria Gem.

Hey, pizza lovers! This post is for you. Vancouver has […]

Good Eats at the Vancouver Christmas Market.

There are several things I look forward to in the […]

Fashion Friday: Holiday Dresses

The holiday season is all about the December weeks leading […]

2015’s Tech Wish List: Part 2

Christmas is a mere eight days away… can you believe […]

Five Obscure ’90s Christmas Specials You Might Remember

If you grew up in the ’90s with a VCR, […]

Friday Fashion: How To Keep Your Sanity When Holiday Shopping

Holiday shopping is stressful. Malls? Stressful. Crowds? Stressful. Finding the […]


We’re stuffing your stocking early this year with a brand […]

Holiday Shopping Tips

Between finishing projects, studying for finals, and trying to find […]

Soccer Inspired Gift Ideas

Now, after surviving this week of finals, chances are you’ll […]

Tacofino – All Day, Every Day.

“Taco Tuesday” – a catchy alliteration that has, for so […]

Fashion Friday: Loungewear

With the Fall 2015 term wrapping up, students at BCIT […]

Tech Christmas Wish List 2015: Part 1

Christmas is almost here! Along with the holiday cheer, Christmas […]

Review: Mutemath’s ‘Vitals’

November was a good month for music, both right here […]

4 Ways To Productively Procrastinate

Find yourself cleaning your room or doing the dishes when […]

Friday Fashion: Study Style

I feel good when I look good. Even for studying, […]

Review: We Are The City’s “Above Club”

Former Peak Performance Project winners and current multi-dimensional artists We […]

Whitecaps Wrap Up

As the end of the year approaches, and you start […]

‘Tis the Season

The holiday season is upon us and, while it might […]