How to Make Campus a Safe Space for LGBTQ

Posted on July 27th, 2016

Brandi Veigh offers six immediate actions that will help your campus become a LGBTQ-Positive environment. She suggests creating a dedicated student organization, allowing students to self-identify on institution documentation, planning […]

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How Jack Saddleback is reclaiming queer and transgender Indigenous identities

Posted on July 22nd, 2016

In a candid conversation with Unreserved host, Rosanna Deerchild, Jack Saddleback,  relates his experiences growing up on his home reserve of Samosun Cree Nation, recognizing his true gender identity, and […]

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University of Saskatchewan Rooftop Garden Provides Food for Students

Posted on July 18th, 2016

The University of Saskatchewan has built a rooftop garden as part of a movement towards local food production and local food security.  The abundant harvest will include a diverse crop […]

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Campus Mental Health: Evaluating Services

Posted on July 12th, 2016

“Mental Health on Canadian Campuses: A National Survey of Services” evaluated existing mental health promotion, identification and intervention initiatives at post-secondary institutions across the country and was completed by 168 […]

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Do Alcohol and Orientation mix?

Posted on July 7th, 2016

In a measured consideration of alcohol-use in campus orientation weeks, the authors of this article present StudentVU survey results, which include responses from 1,279 Canadian students and recent grads on the […]

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The Underpinnings of Graduate Student Burnout

Posted on July 6th, 2016

Mental illness is often offered as the standard rationale for why some graduate students burn out and leave their programs before finishing. The commonly presumed correlation between mental illness, such […]

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New Campus Mental Health Director on Reducing Stigma

Posted on July 5th, 2016

Andrew Szeto, an assistant professor in the University of Calgary’s psychology department, took on a new role as the director of the university’s Campus Mental Health Strategy earlier this month. […]

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