Tag Archives: Spring 2013

Montreal’s Winter Festivities


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There is no coddling the fact that it is cold here in Montreal.  It’s frigid, snows more than not, and the wind is like a cold smack in the face as you walk down the street.  But do not fear!  Thankfully, Montreal has adapted to its intense winters.  Continue reading

Healthy Body, Mind, and World: Part 4


Being ecologically friendly in Montreal, while having strict dietary restrictions, and living in a plastic, toxic, sugar, and gluten filled world.

This blog is what I chose to do for my Activism Project for my Environmental Earth Science Class. I chose to do a blog about healthy, eco-friendly food because eating healthy is very important to me and I think that being more eco-friendly should be important to everyone. Continue reading

Rendez-vous du Cinéma Québécois

  The Rendez–vous du Cinéma Québécois is an annual film festival held locally in Montreal, Quebec. This year marked the 31st edition of the festival, and it was held from February 21st until March 3rd. Created in 1982, the festival aims to showcase the immense amount of cinematic talent in Canada. Indeed, it helps keep […]

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The Vibrant Culture of Montreal


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IGDA Game Demo Night

Photo from www.ouya.tv


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Adventures in Ottawa

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Montreal students went to Ottawa, Ontario recently, and spent the weekend exploring the capital of Canada. It was a great weekend to be in Ottawa! Despite leaving Montreal during a blistery blizzard, students were able to take the train from Montreal, and enjoy a smooth ride without the challenges of the snow piling up. It was the first time many had taken the train, and it was also a nice experience on the return, as they were able to see the Canadian countryside during the daytime hours.  Continue reading

Healthy Body, Mind, and World: Drinking Water is Essential


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This blog is what I chose to do for my Activism Project for my Environmental Earth Science Class. I chose to do a blog about healthy, eco-friendly food because eating healthy is very important to me and I think that being more eco-friendly should be important to everyone. Continue reading

Living in the Montreal Residence

This semester I am fortunate enough to be living with two french-speaking students, Cindy and Carole.  Cindy, a twenty-seven year old psychology major, is from the island of Guadalupe. Always singing, dancing around, and smiling, Cindy has taught me a lot about her culture, from music to cuisine. The upbeat music of Guadalupe certainly reflects […]

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