The Dark Side of Technology

Technology is perhaps the most versatile yet lethal weapon to be invented. The drawbacks of this invention are unacknowledged by most of its users. It is gradually deteriorating the mental health of Gen-Z, specifically. Now, you may be wondering how…

Your First Job Hunt

When I was in high school, it seemed there was some unspoken rite of passage — at least, to me — to get a part-time job at around grade 10 or 11. Getting excited about payday and complaining about shifts…

The Festival of Holi

Holi, celebrated this year from March 28th to the 29th, is deemed one of the most celebrated, revered, and colourful festivals in India and abroad. The holiday is sometimes referred to as the “festival of love,” for on this day,…

The Importance of Discussions

Whether it’s a topic you’re passionate about or one you could care less about, discussing material is a beneficial way of learning. But let’s start by talking about learning. Often, we instantly relate learning to being in a classroom, absorbing…

Coping with Loss

Everyone experiences grief. It’s a natural response to losing someone you love or something important to you. You might feel various emotions, like sadness or anger, and you can experience it for many reasons. Maybe a loved one died, a…

Learning How to Code

What is Coding? We’ve heard tons about coding and know that it has to do with PCs and how they measure the data we see. Notwithstanding, we might not have more accurate information than the dubious comprehension of the idea.…

Improving Self-Esteem

Around this time of the year, the school days start to blur together. Being home so often does not make it any easier. The lull in the early spring months is a good time for self-reflection, but more importantly, to…

Networking

Think about some of the conversations you’ve shared with other individuals this week. Those conversations would be examples of networking, regardless if they took place online or in person. This versatile activity is potent and is often overlooked. Students, specifically,…

Spreading Positivity

It often goes unrealized that small actions and gestures can positively impact a person’s day. Whether it be complimenting an acquaintance in the hallways at school or offering a hand, we can all demonstrate small acts of leadership or kindness…

Gaming

Do you remember all the times your parents would yell at you to ”pause” the multi-player game and start a speech on how gaming negatively affects your grades, your eyes, as well as your mental brain development? Well, we sure…