Publication: The Varsity Online

First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Seasonal blues: are you feeling SAD?

It’s that time of year again — the days are getting shorter, colder, and increasingly blustery. While some revel in the trees changing colours and the prevalence of pumpkin spice-flavoured beverages, others start to feel sad and tired. This change in ... [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Community initiative mobilizes LGBTQ, ally vote

Transit, youth unemployment, housing, the arts — no matter which issue you care about, John Clifford, spokesperson for proudTOvote, wants you to vote.ProudTOvote is a non-partisan community intiative formed earlier this year to mobilize the LGBTQQIP2SAA ... [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Workout: Lower body

Upper body strength training is important, but it’s often easy to forget that we should be training our lower body just as frequently. Alternating between upper body and lower body days at the gym is an effective way of incorporating both workouts into ... [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

The problem with the UTSU’s Board of Directors proposal

At the end of this month, the University of Toronto Students’ Union (UTSU) will be holding its Annual General Meeting (AGM). Crucially, the UTSU is looking to eliminate college representation on the Board of Directors, ostensibly to comply with the Canada ... [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Blues beat Gryphons in a shootout

The Varsity Blues women’s hockey team defeated the 2013-2014 Ontario University Athletics (OUA) regular season champion the University of Guelph Gryphons 3-2 in a shootout Saturday afternoon at Varsity Arena.The Blues played an excellent first period, ... [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

UTSC celebrates 50 years

This year, the University of Toronto’s Scarborough campus (UTSC) is celebrating its 50th anniversary. 

To celebrate, the campus planned a number of special initiatives, including special lectures, receptions, and special funds to enhance campus life. ... [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Mental Health fund extended

The Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (TCU) has extended the Mental Health Innovation Fund (MHIF) by two years. The announcement took place on World Mental Health Day, October 10.The MHIF is part of Ontario’s $257 million Open Minds, Healthy ... [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

New president, VP at UCLit

On October 17, Eric Schwenger, a third-year ethics, society, and law student was elected president of the University College Literary and Athletic Society (UCLit). Munira Lila, a fifth-year global health and anthropology student, was elected vice-pre ... [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Ebola prompts faculty response

University of Toronto faculty are at the forefront of a global health response to the Ebola outbreak that has killed over 4,400 people.On October 14, the World Health Organization (WHO) said that the death rate of West African patients reached 70 per ... [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Finland president marks end of support for Finnish Studies

On October 10, Finnish president Sauli Niinistö visited the University of Toronto to celebrate the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Finnish Studies program and mark the end of 25 years of the Finnish government’s financial support for the program.Niinistö ... [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

How good is your WiFi connection?

The deadline is approaching and you have just finished your assignment. You have 15 minutes to upload the file to Blackboard when — without rhyme or reason — your Internet connection is lost.Many U of T students are familiar with this experience, though ... [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Future of Diabolos’ uncertain

The future of Diabolos’ Coffee Bar may be hanging in the balance.There has been little movement to reopen the coffee shop this academic year. Diabolos’, which is currently located in the college’s Junior Common Room (JCR), has been a University College ... [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]

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Community initiative mobilizes LGBTQ, ally vote [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 24 2014]
The problem with the UTSU’s Board of Directors ... [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 24 2014]
Workout: Lower body [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 24 2014]
Seasonal blues: are you feeling SAD? [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 24 2014]
UTSC celebrates 50 years [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 22 2014]
Blues beat Gryphons in a shootout [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 22 2014]
New president, VP at UCLit [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
Mental Health fund extended [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
Ebola prompts faculty response [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
Controversy at the CUSP [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
Canadian blood inventory at dangerous lows [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
Absence of UTSU AGM agenda questioned [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
Youth well-educated, under-employed [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
Anne Johnson discusses youth empowerment, campu... [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
Tradition prevails at Trinity College Meeting [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
Former ambassador to China talks economic oppor... [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
Future of Diabolos’ uncertain [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
How good is your WiFi connection? [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
Finland president marks end of support for Finn... [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
U of T professor takes on tar sands [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
The struggle of the “big break” [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
Toronto’s next mayor cannot ignore student conc... [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
Hiding in plain sight [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
Exhibit review: World Press Photo [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
Call of sensorimotor skills [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
Blues on the water [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
Study finds long-acting insulin more effective ... [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
Waste less, reuse more [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
The Varsity and Ask Big Questions want to know:... [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
To address climate change, we need to start wit... [Published The Varsity Online - Oct 20 2014]
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