Soup being served at a shelter

Volunteer Opportunities on Campus

By Hannah I have always been a firm believer that volunteering is something that is incredibly important, and its benefits reach far beyond being another bullet point on your resume.…read more

An image of a ghost.

Haunted Happenings at U of T

By Mina Todosijevic  Ghost stories have always interested me. I wouldn’t say I believed in ghosts or spirits until sometime midway through high school, when a banging sound from the…read more

Mina, Student Blogger

Introducing Mina

By Mina Hi, my name is Mina. I’m a third-year sociology major and I’m really excited to be contributing to this blog. I’m from the west end of Mississauga, but…read more

Hannah standing on a cliff by the ocean

Introducing: Hannah

By Hannah Hi New!!! I hope this post finds you happy and with your stress at a minimum—though I know it is essay and midterm season. My name is Hannah…read more



By Demi Lee Habits and routines can be really hard to let go of. Once we allow ourselves to cohere to a pattern, disrupting it can make us feel really…read more


A New Goodbye

By Samia Tasmim Here we are, at my final post of the term. Oddly enough, this is one of those cases where my mind virtually went blank when I started writing…read more


New in Niagara

By Samia Tasmim We are fully in exam mode right now. Yet, the gorgeous weather makes me daydream of the places I’ll soon be visiting in the summer. In fact,…read more


The FLC Experience

By Samia Tasmim As The New blogger, I always get to interview awesome people. So last week, I came across four “FLCees” as they are affectionately called. FLC stands for…read more


I Love Summer

By Demi Lee If you haven’t noticed by the lingering smell of fertilizer around campus, the weather is fortunately turning around—in fact, at the time of writing this entry, spring…read more


The International Experience

By Samia Tasmim Fact: Over a quarter of New College students are here on student visas, and over 50% of NC students identify a language other than English as their…read more


A Brief History of Goliath Gnu

By Samia “It’s a moose!” “It’s a snoopy dog thing!” It’s Goliath Gnu! Recently, my friend asked, “So, what’s with the Gnu mascot?” I said, “It’s a cool pun.” “Meh,”…read more