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Finding Your “Place”

The words “culture” and “community” can mean different things for each person. “Culture” is typically more personal, as it reflects your background, whereas “communities” can exist in other, less personal aspects of your life (at school, at work, etc.). For me, culture and community largely go together; they both involve connection and shared values within…

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6 Innovations in the food industry

The food industry is constantly evolving, because new technologies and therefore new foods are always being invented. What food we enjoy today our ancestors may or may not have liked, but food has always been important to us. Each day we spend approximately an hour eating. In this article you’ll find interesting innovations from across…

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Women in Fitness

Recognizing a need for women’s fitness One thousand years ago, women began putting on long skirts to prepare for physical activity, which, at the time, was limited to stretching. Now, women’s gyms across Canada are filled with strong, motivated women. Hannah Fletcher is one of the first personal trainers that recognize the need for all-women…

Venture Through November

The fall weather and colourful trees can make November feel like a temperamental yet beautiful month, but it can be a stressful season for students. Exams are coming up, deadlines are due, and team projects need to be presented. But do not fret! The city has a lot of exciting, outdoor activities that you and…