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Archive for August 2014

See ya later summer, hello fall.

August 29, 2014

By Courtney Taylor I love summer. The sun, shorts, flip-flops, and sand—oh wait we live in Alberta. Not much sand to be found! From January on I’m just waiting for it to be hot enough to lose the socks and shoes and don my favorite sundress, but then it seems as soon as it’s here  […]

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Safety and the movies: Shaun of the Dead

August 22, 2014

By Melissa Babcock I love British humour (so dry, so sarcastic) and Simon Pegg, known primarily to North American audiences as Montgomery Scott of Star Trek fame, is one of my favourite actors. So it’s no surprise Shaun of the Dead is one of my favourite movies. You wouldn’t expect a film about a zombie […]

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Dealing with a long-term injury: My experience

August 15, 2014

By Calissa Reid Last December, I was just finishing my workout when I felt a shooting pain in my hip. I brushed it off. I was too young to get hurt. I just needed to rest for a couple days. But the pain never went away. It wasn’t until a month later when I was […]

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Safety in the news: Riding the heat wave!

August 8, 2014

By Angela Unsworth The weather in Alberta has been fantastic for the month of July; let’s hope it holds out for August! Thinking of how great summer is makes me want to plan a vacation so I can get out and enjoy the sun. But, like students all over the world, I’m working through the […]

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Hooked on a feeling

August 1, 2014

By Lauren Smith It seems Alberta is full of widespread joy come summertime— and who wouldn’t be? Many Albertans know the summer as construction season, but for those who know where to look, the summer is also festival season in Alberta! After moving to Alberta five years ago, I quickly fell in love with all […]

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