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A new kind of learning at MacEwan’s Makerspace

The library is the place to go to replace your ID card, cram for your finals, but it’s also a place for you to… make stickers?   That’s what the Makerspace in MacEwan’s library is for: to make. And to learn

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Five budget-friendly holiday gifts

The winter holiday season is once again upon us and if you participate in some form of gift-giving, you may already be starting to feel the pressure. For those with small bank accounts but big hearts, this time of year

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Lifestyle

The best types of indoor plants during winter

Some plant parents might be worried about their plants this upcoming winter. Indoor houseplants are not only great for interiors, but they are also for health, by reducing stress and anxiety. But how about for winter? Can plants also survive

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Lifestyle

Getting into crocheting during the pandemic

When the pandemic started, like many people, I decided it was time for me to pick up a new hobby. It was my last year of high school, and my online assignments didn’t quite feel real at this point. So

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Lifestyle

Books under 200 pages to read this fall

There’s an ongoing argument out there about short books. “They don’t count,” people say, “they’re not real books. They’re just stories or essays bound into a book.” I beg to differ — short books hold value. Authors write themselves into

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Campus

What’s all the buzz about?

While students took time off from school during the summer, several MacEwan University residents remained busy on campus. The rooftop of Building 5 is home to several honeybee hives that were first installed in 2016 as a partnership between Campus

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Lifestyle

“The only reason I didn’t die”

The alarm on his phone simply labeled “meds” pings as he heads to the Shopper’s Drug Mart where his favourite staff know him by name. For the past three years, Christopher Berger has gone to the same North Edmonton pharmacy,

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Day Trip

Day trip: Alberta Camping

Spring is here, and with warmer weather and the winter semester coming to an end, some individuals might want to get away to the great outdoors. For those who are looking to get away with friends, make campfires, and soak

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