Recently, there's been a barrage of news reports about the growing number of university students experiencing severe levels of stress and mental anxiety. This has sparked an important and much needed debate about how universities should address these issues, including one university, Queen's University, creating a task force to study the subject.
According to the Toronto Star:
"In the middle of an eastern Chinese city’s new main road, rising incongruously from a huge circle in the freshly laid pavement, is a five-storey row house with ragged edges. This is the home of the duck farmer who said “no.”
Published Nov. 5, 2012, in the Waterloo Region Record.
Canadians across the country will be glued to the U.S. presidential election Tuesday, but one political observer is skeptical that it makes much difference to Canada who wins.