You’ve Got This.

Exams are quickly approaching and students from all across campus are dusting off their notes, cracking open the instant coffee, and getting down to business.  The problem is, getting down to these hours upon hours of study sessions can be extremely nerve racking and not to mention stressful.  Sitting down at a desk, opening a... Continue Reading →

You Are Not a Number

I’ve been talking about this a lot lately, especially with finals season coming up. The stresses that come with being a university student are ridiculous these days and the more I become aware of this problem, the more I become critical of the ways Western and the community at large are handling this. Mental health... Continue Reading →

Time is of the Essence

Time….Just think about this for a second. Our world revolves around time. 24 hours in a day. 7 days in a week. 365 days in a year. Ever thought, why those numbers? Why are we so constrained to this timeline? Years pass. The sun rises and sets everyday. Seasons cycle and life grows. What if,... Continue Reading →

The Debate on Bird Courses

You're probably thinking, omg Virginia, please stop writing about school.  Tell me there's more in your life.  There isn't, but my brain has very helpfully prepared itself for finals season by shutting down and responding only to school related topics.  It's a bleak life.  Anyways, since first semester is almost over, people have already started... Continue Reading →

Christmas Music in November

Christmas is a time where people can find happiness in the cold and dark winter months, as it is an excuse for everyone to come together with friends and family to celebrate joy and have fun. It is a time to forget about your troubles and enjoy the company of your loved ones, and a... Continue Reading →

Bus Surfing for Dummies

Is the cold weather getting you down? Dreaming of a sunny day at the beach? Here is an easy solution to all your November blues. BUS SURFING! This is a how-to guide for this simple and fun sport. In no time at all, you can become a bus surfing pro! STEP 1: Ditch walking to... Continue Reading →

The Comeback Kid

Justin Bieber is a global pop star. Love him or hate him, he’s never afraid to make a statement. With the release of his new album, Purpose, I thought it would be appropriate to share some thoughts in regards to the following: is Justin Bieber truly making a comeback? The past few years have been... Continue Reading →

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