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Where Are Canada’s Tech Hubs?

As a society full of social media users, gamers, influencers, and entrepreneurs, we heavily rely on technology. However, it's rare that we stop and ask ourselves where and how these things that we depend on, originally came from. The answer…

Music Can Help You Heal

There’s always a song for everything. For every mood, desire and setting you can think of. It’s not just you who feels great after a night of karaoke; scientific studies from different psychologists have shown that music has a healing power…

Calgary’s 27th Annual Pride Festival

Starting this Friday, August 25, Calgary's annual pride festival is coming back! Whether you identify as LGBTQ or you are planning to simply support a friend or family member, be sure to don your rainbows and show your love and acceptance.…

Have You Woken Up Yet?

Have you ever taken a good look at yourself, your current living situation, your goals, your emotional well being, your circle of friends and family, and realized that there's a few individuals whose influence in your life isn't exactly…

Otafest is Bigger and Better

The annual Otafest celebration is even bigger and better than last year.  From cosplay, to speaker panels, to gaming there is something for every anime fanatic at Otafest. The three day festival over the Canada Day weekend, has become the…

Canada, a Foreign Country

I first arrived in Calgary with one purpose: to study English as a second language at the University of Calgary. At only 19 years I abandoned my family, friends, pets and the ocean breeze of my hometown Mazatlan, Mexico, in order to pursue…