The Faces of Global Cafe

BETH GULILAT It’s a wintry Thursday afternoon. As I stare at my boots treading on the sparkling snow, I catch the last gust of cold air, and enter the blanket of warmth that is the International and Graduate Affairs building. This is not the last sense of warmth I would encounter. If you haven’t heard … Continue reading The Faces of Global Cafe

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Restaurants You Have to Try in London

Who doesn't love food? It is the heartbeat to every culture, and the source of many happy memories with friends and loved ones. Here is a list of restaurants to try in London for when you are craving a foreign cuisine or are simply missing the taste of home. Thuan Kieu 1275 Highbury Ave N … Continue reading Restaurants You Have to Try in London

Canada from a Hong Kong Perspective

WU XIAO Whether it's from travelling or meeting someone from another country, we've all experienced culture shock. Differences in culture aren't always noticeable (language barriers, climate, religion, etc). I wanted to know what were some aspects exchange students found unique about living in Canada (minus the cold weather) that a domestic student wouldn't think about … Continue reading Canada from a Hong Kong Perspective

Five Helpful Campus Resources for Exam Season

WU XIAO Western students often joke that once mid-terms begin, they don't stop until final exams. Sadly, when exam season finally does hit, it can be a difficult time- especially if the curriculum is foreign. Even Canadian students have trouble understanding and balancing all their courses. Fortunately, there is support available to help students succeed … Continue reading Five Helpful Campus Resources for Exam Season

Cannabis Legalization in Canada: What does this mean?

Nearly 3 weeks ago, Canada became the second country in the world, aside from Uruguay, to legalize marijuana production, sales, and consumption. This may not seem too surprising for Canadians given that it has been a major topic of discussion since Trudeau’s election as leader of the Liberal party in 2015. However, the Canadian government … Continue reading Cannabis Legalization in Canada: What does this mean?