VOLUME 48, ISSUE 13 (January 10, 2022)
Classes are set to remain online until the end of January due to the Omicron variant
Students express their opinions on the quality of academics amidst virtual learning for yet another semester.
On January 3, Premier Doug Ford announced that the increase of cases caused by the Omicron variant has resulted in…
Scholarships available for international and domestic students experiencing challenges during the pandemic
U of T, York University, and the University of Waterloo are just a few of many institutions that provide financial aid to struggling international students
For international students looking to come back to Canada and require financial assistance through the Covid-19 pandemic, many organizations and…
U of T Campus Safety provides safety tips for students living on campus
Acting Assistant Director of St. George explains the importance of campus safety during the holidays
With the recent spike of Covid-19 cases, students and staff are encouraged to implement precautionary measures during these uncertain times….
Quebec Universities fight for academic freedom
The Independent Scientific and Technical Committee, created by the Quebec provincial government, has made several recommendations on methods to safeguard academic freedom in post-secondary institutions
In March 2021, the Quebec provincial government created an independent scientific and technical committee to conduct studies on academic freedom….
Nursing students are challenged by greater entrance requirements
Covid-19 has led to overworked hospitals and a shortage of nurses
In addition to an ongoing pandemic and a major shortage of medical personnel, nursing students in Canada are experiencing difficulty…
Drones are the new fireworks
We are moving towards a cleaner and even more spectacular future of celebrations
Fireworks are a staple for New Year’s celebrations across the world. This is an expensive process that usually costs around…
As the new year rolls in with a fresh slate of hope globally and locally, it is important that we reflect on past issues to inform our projected goals
As we ring in the new year, we are all hopeful that 2022 will bring positive advancements and fulfill great…
Remembering Desmond Tutu, the incomparable, fearless, and empowering warrior for freedom
In a world where systems of oppression still hold real power, South Africa became the blueprint for positive change
My earliest memory of the late Archbishop Desmond Tutu is more of a sensation. The sensation of quiet power. I…
Rockin’ Around the Omicron Variant
Students share how the rising variant affected their holiday break
Whatever By Sherene Almjawer On the first Thursday of the holidays, my mom and I strolled around IKEA throwing little…
Champions of Change advocates for women and children in communities around the world
The club aims to educate and reduce international inequalities
When Marah Mufleh was in her second year at the University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM), she reached out to friends…
The rise of Omicron is upon us, and booster shots are here to save the day
With cases reaching record highs once again, it’s more important than ever to protect ourselves and others in this ongoing pandemic.
Armed with two vaccines, eased restrictions, and a holiday break where we saw family and friends for the first time…
Jamming Through January with Jaros
Ponder a playlist that is all over the place, you might find something you like
A few years ago, I struggled to find a new job. I wanted to work in the retail industry, but…
Celebrating the life and legend of Betty White
Iconic actress passed away on New Year’s Eve, weeks before her monumental birthday
People Magazine jinxed Betty White’s one-hundredth birthday after posting their new January cover featuring an interview with the actress’ reflection…
All aboard the Hogwarts Express for the Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts reunion
Fans finally receive their Hogwarts letter late in 2022 and travel to the past in this HBO Max special.
Spoiler warning: this article discusses scenes from Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts. The highly anticipated Harry Potter 20th…
Spider-Man: No Way Home—an era for everyone
The multiverse mayhem brings home the nostalgia.
Spoiler warning: mentions key plot points, the ending of the previous film (Spider-Man: Far from Home), and trailer content for…
The Most Anticipated Movies of 2022
Get ready for familiar favourites, next chapters, and new adventures with the top five upcoming films of the year
The Batman—March 4, 2022. Dir. Matt Reeves, starring Robert Pattinson, Paul Dano, Jeffrey Wright, Zoë Kravitz. Reeves’ upcoming film marks…
Student athlete Andreas Jankovic shares how teamwork on the court has strengthened his academics and skill set
Andreas Jankovic is a fourth year University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM) Men’s Varsity Eagles Basketball student athlete. He is pursuing…
Keeping your New Year’s fitness resolutions
This time of year is filled with new beginnings and promises for a healthier and more active year. Here’s how to make the most of it
January is the time when many of us commit to new fitness goals and resolutions for self-improvement. While goals are…
Editorial: New Year’s Intentions
Are you so focused on meeting goals that you’re missing the big picture?
January is the month when people set New Year’s resolutions or give up on them entirely. Resolutions to get in…