Lifestyle

How to celebrate Galentine’s Day

“February 14 is about romance. But February 13 is for celebrating lady friends.”Continue...

The importance of staying in the moment

February can be a really stressful time around Queen’s campus — we’re at our busiest in terms of school work and burdened with the pressure of figuring out where we’ll be in just three months time.Continue...

Pain will always be apart of my life

When I woke up last Sunday morning, I knew it was going to be bad.Continue...

Brunching in Kingston

Do you love brunch? Trust me, I do too.Continue...

Journal staff’s movie picks

Journal Staff plead their case deciding which movie is the best of all timeContinue...

Jane the Virgin gets political

With humble roots as a North American take on classic Hispanic telenovelas, Jane the Virgin has grown into a show that hits hard on political issues.Continue...

Justin Timberlake's halftime show tries to dance away his controversies

It’s the day of Super Bowl 52, Justin Timberlake is preparing to take the stage as headliner of the halftime show and audiences around the world are still pretty tired of him.Continue...

Queen's celebrates "Bell Let's Talk"

Since 2010, Bell Canada has run a yearly Bell Let’s Talk Day that urges people to talk about mental illness to help break down the stigma.Continue...

Why game night is essential for housemate bonding

Will hosting a weekly game night stop your housemates from making an absolute mess of the communal toothpaste tube? No, probably not.Continue...

Meditations on the potential dangers of smartphones

You’re waiting for the bus, walking to class, or lying in bed about to sleep — these brief moments to ourselves were once occupied with introspection, observation of our surroundings and reflections about who we are and what we feel.Continue...

Keeping your calendar full this February

Whether you’re the type of person who thinks of every way to avoid facing the cold or one who lives for snowy days, there are endless possibilities of activities you can do in Kingston this February.Continue...

Hollywood still isn't diverse enough

This weekend, the highly anticipated film Black Panther opened to huge success, smashing box office records in Hollywood. But the film isn’t significant only for its prompt financial success it also marks one of very few films to come out of Hollywood in recent years with an all-Black cast, a Black writer and a Black director.Continue...

The trial of Dr. Larry Nassar is a milestone for sexual assault survivors

Former USA Gymnastics national team doctor Larry Nassar received a sentence last week effectively ending both his career and potential decades of continued sexual assault.Continue...

Sex in the limestone city

The issue of sexual disempowerment is a huge problem many women face almost everywhere in the world.Continue...

Taking my seat: Where are our leaders?

It’s 2018 and I’m waiting for our political leaders to step up.Continue...

Aziz Ansari's story highlights the need for "yes means yes"

When the headline popped up on my newsfeed that Aziz Ansari had been in a less-than-consensual sexual encounter, my first thought was “please, not another one.”Continue...

An afternoon spent cleansing our chakras and seeing in the future

Shivani: When someone gives you the opportunity to find out about your future, whether you believe in the supernatural or not, are you really going to say no? That’s the mentality I had before going to local Kingston psychic Shadia Medium.Continue...

New year, same YouTube

Less than a month ago, YouTube superstar Logan Paul rang in the new year by posting a video that featured a dead body hanging in Japan’s Aokigahara forest, a site commonly known for its high suicide rates.Continue...

Increasing our immunity to imposter syndrome

Arriving into lecture, I register the sounds of scribbling pens, cheerful chattering and the effortless pitter-pattering of keyboards. Everyone around me seems to know what they’re doing and where they’re going.Continue...

American Crime Story’s second season underwhelms

I truly hope the second season of American Crime Story will serve as a successful follow-up to the first season’s success. But after seeing this first episode, I find myself left with more questions than answers.Continue...

Pages