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<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> The complex relationship between youth and technology in the modern age

BEYOND LOCAL: The complex relationship between youth and technology in the modern age

Young people in a study discussed feeling left to their own devices to face the future
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Will fast-fashion retailers really change their ways in a climate crisis?

BEYOND LOCAL: Will fast-fashion retailers really change their ways in a climate crisis?

Solutions to sustainability must include cultural change, not just simply switching out textiles or packaging
<b>CANADA:</b> Guns as a symbol of masculinity has a long history and is difficult to challenge

CANADA: Guns as a symbol of masculinity has a long history and is difficult to challenge

The relationship between guns and masculinity was once sanctioned by governments and businesses, making it entrenched and difficult to challenge
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Teen placed positive Post-its all over hometown in the middle of the night

BEYOND LOCAL: Teen placed positive Post-its all over hometown in the middle of the night

Travis Jarratt set out on a kindness campaign to give people a boost
<b>ONTARIO:</b> University of Waterloo student gets tuition help from Taylor Swift

ONTARIO: University of Waterloo student gets tuition help from Taylor Swift

Pop star Taylor Swift deposited over $6,000 into Ayesha Khurram's bank account to help with tuition costs
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Researchers link impulsive behaviour in kids to sleep, screen time

BEYOND LOCAL: Researchers link impulsive behaviour in kids to sleep, screen time

"Impulsive behaviour is associated with numerous mental health and addiction problems, including eating disorders, behavioural addictions and substance abuse," says the study's lead author
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Pigs growing human pancreases, coming to a farm near you soon?

BEYOND LOCAL: Pigs growing human pancreases, coming to a farm near you soon?

Human-animal hybrids are coming and could be used to grow organs for transplant – a philosopher weighs in
Poll shows over half of Canadians considering a career change

Poll shows over half of Canadians considering a career change

Edward Jones polled Canadians and found that 54 per cent of them have thought about changing careers in the last year
<b>CANADA:</b> How big pharma can impact the education of med school students

CANADA: How big pharma can impact the education of med school students

Some students are worried drug literature is too prominent in medical studies
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> How libraries support learning, culture and community despite a digital age

BEYOND LOCAL: How libraries support learning, culture and community despite a digital age

Reading and books are more important than ever for contemporary society