A Rundown on Geocaching

As a child, I was obsessed with drawing treasure maps: the burnt edges, tea stains, big red X, the works. In one Girl Guides meeting, our leaders took us geocaching. You may have heard of it if you’re any type…

Psychosocial Analysis of Cady Heron

Introduction The film Mean Girls is about a secondary school student named Cady Heron. Cady is the protagonist, a guileless adolescent young lady who has been self-taught for 12 years while living in Africa with her examination zoologist parents. After…

A Look at Fair Trade

The dark green labels on your McDonalds cup boasting “ethically sourced Arabica beans.” The frequent Cadbury YouTube ads touting ethical chocolate. The effort to highlight fair trade is becoming more frequent in our everyday lives. It should be a win-win…

Asian Heritage Month

May is Asian Heritage Month. The month for all Canadians to learn more about the many achievements and contributions of Asian Canadians who, throughout history, have done so much to make Canada the great country it is today. Canadians of…

The Wonders of Learning a Second Language

It is estimated that there are over 6,500 languages spoken in the world today. Learning a second language can provide many benefits, whether it be regarding job opportunities, cultural connections, or cognitive development. First off, learning a second language gives…

Cyberbullying

Cyberbullying What is cyberbullying? Cyberbullying is the utilization of technology to irritate, undermine, humiliate, or focus on someone else. Online dangers and mean, forceful, or impolite writings, tweets, posts, or messages all tally. So does posting individual data, pictures, or…

Komagata Maru

In the early 1900s, a few thousand Asians, mostly Sikh, immigrated to the U.S.A and British Columbia coast. Upon settling abroad, these individuals noticed that their wages were higher than those in their home countries. When they informed their families…

The Importance of Work-Life Balance

With exam season right around the corner, some of you may find that sitting in your room with a pile of books and your door shut feels like the only available option. You’re a stranger to sunlight, fresh air, and…

COVID 19 Vaccines

Introduction Presently, in different territories of the world, 13 COVID-19 immunizations have been approved for use. As the worldwide exertion to create vaccines that can control the COVID-19 pandemic moves forward, the news highlights humans’ safety concerns due to the…

The Key to Staying Fit

After a long day at work or at school, the last thing most individuals want to do is step on the treadmill to go for a quick run. However, did you know that running just for 10 minutes each day…