St. Patrick’s Day 2021

Did you know that many of today’s St. Patrick’s Day activities and practices, like drinking green beer or eating corned beef, developed in the U.S.? According to Encyclopædia Britannica, “although some of these practices eventually were adopted by the Irish themselves, they did so largely for the benefit of tourists.”

What is love?

As Valentine’s Day rolls around, we’ll be taking a look at what really goes on inside our brains when we feel the powerful emotion of love.

The science behind habits

The power of habits cannot be overstated. According to Charles Duhigg, habits have three components: the cue, the routine, and the reward.

Ontario universities extend winter break

Amid the pandemic and academic stress, students receive a one-week extension for their upcoming winter break in various Ontario universities; however, York classes were set to resume on January 11 even before the pandemic.