Racism in Canada

We live in a country where 4.3 per cent of the female population accounts for 16 per cent of homicides and 11.3 per cent of missing women, that’s not acceptable. That’s especially true because that 4.3 per cent isn’t the population of a ghetto, or a highly concentrated urban...

Let my leg hairs grow

Lying on my bed in shorts with a big bowl of penne watching some mediocre cartoon movie is my favourite way to relax after a long day. Almost always this routine is interrupted by my mother and brother coming into my room to try and spend time with me so they can talk about...
Posted On 12 Feb 2015

Should schools investigate their own sexual assaults?

Dalhousie and UOttawa show third parties needed in sensitive inquiries Conflict of interest is a simple concept.
Posted On 11 Feb 2015

Don’t be afraid to change it up

New things are scary, but sometimes necessary “To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often.” At least that’s what Winston Churchill believed. I believe that the more we change ourselves, the closer we get to becoming who we are supposed to be. If you’re unhappy, you...

Oscars Favouritism

Usually conversations regarding the Oscars are filled with relatively simple talk about who was most talented and which film was most impressive. However, this year in keeping with the trending issue of the decade, the Oscars talk has taken a racial turn.

You can’t hurry love

Every year thousands of women from all over the world flock to Verona, Italy, leaving letters in a big red wooden mailbox labeled “Posta Di Giulietta,” at Juliet’s balcony.

Algonquin’s ultimate Street Fighter

I never stood a chance. As I write this, I was just utterly annihilated in an Ultra Street Fighter IV match against one of Canada’s premier Street Fighter players at the biggest tournament the competitive gaming club at Algonquin has ever held: the multi-game Super Gonq Battles...

My mental health

I wake up in the middle of the night, my screams echoing the darkness, cold sweats and soaked sheets.

Crooked credit cards

Being a college student you learn to do many new things.
Posted On 29 Jan 2015

Why are we in Saudi Arabia?

Even if Algonquin College’s campuses in Saudi Arabia become profitable in the future, the project should be seriously rethought.