Lifestyle Archive: 2012

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Bold Bottoms

Bold bottoms are one of the hottest trends for spring. With summer quickly knocking on our doors, we don’t see this style slowing down anytime soon. Here are some ways you can rock these during...Continue...

Summer in Kingston

The idea of spending a summer in Kingston is often met with dread. Surely, when students clear out the city we call home during the school year is a ghost town, right? Whether this is your first...Continue...

The Hottest Movies of the Summer

When we think of summer fun in the sun, staying inside is not necessarily what typically comes to mind. But on rainy days or sleepy afternoons, it’s a good idea to curl up on the couch with a bowl...Continue...

Steer Clear of the Summer 15


So you think you survived the Freshman 15? Well, meet its counterpart: the Summer 15. Though cafeteria food may be behind us, summertime has its fair share of indulgences. Be it BBQs,...Continue...

Love from far away

There are few things as sweet as the airport reunion.Continue...

Going on exchange?

Are you on exchange right now, or heading abroad in the upcoming academic year? Ever wanted to write for the Journal ? We're looking for contributors to blog about their experiences on...Continue...

Check back in September

This blog will launch in September. We're looking for regular contributors for our 'opinions' column. Got what it takes? Email journal_blogs@ams....Continue...

Bryan Adams in Kingston

Last night the Limestone City got a taste of Bryan Adams as the K-Rock Centre housed over 5,000 screaming fans to a sold out show. The Kingston-born rocker returned to stage with his full band in...Continue...

Last words

Last words from Editors in Chief Jake Edmiston and Clare ClancyContinue...

Best of Kingston 2011-12

About 200 online voters proved opinionated, and often divided in our annual survey. Here are the 2011-12 results for the best Kingston has to offer.Continue...

Grocers get checked

With the recent addition of the Grocery Checkout Fresh Market store in the Queen’s Centre, students can now buy groceries on campus. But does the closest store offer the best shopping experience? Grocery Checkout and student favourites Metro and John’s Deli were compared for selection, pricing and quality of food offered. Here’s how the grocers measured up.Continue...

Cicada

First place winner of our short fiction contest.Continue...

Water wellness

By Carolyn Flanagan
Assistant Blogs Editor

Sadly misinterpreted as a seniors’ sport, most students overlook the water as a valuable way to get exercise. The Journal spoke to Tiffany...Continue...

Eating disorders at university

By Carolyn Flanagan
Assistant Blogs Editor

February was National Eating Disorder Awareness Month.

A highly complex mental health disorder, Mental Health First Aid Canada...Continue...

Irish Beef Stout Stew

By Carolyn Flanagan
Assistant Blogs Editor

Looking to maximize your St. Patrick’s Day celebrations? Why not serve some traditional Irish fare—this dish is quick to prepare but slow...Continue...

Characters and Dialogue

Second place winner of Short fiction contest.Continue...

Binary

Third place winner of Postscript's Short fiction contest.Continue...

Students take up swing

Queen’s swing dancers practice their craft in unexpected places, including nightclubs.Continue...

Sound of silence

Film-making professor says he used to watch his movies with the sound off during the editing process.Continue...

Divine desserts for Valentine's Day

Five sweet recipes just in time for Valentine's Day.Continue...

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