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Movember is all about Men’s Health

Friday, November 16, 2018

MOF-SFB071_Movember_Foundation_Primary_Logo_Brown_CROP.pngThe Movember F​oundation is a global charity committed to men living happier, healthier, longer lives. Since 2003, millions have joined the men’s health movement, raising $677 million and funding over 1,000 programs focusing on prostate cancer, testicular cancer, poor mental health and physical inactivity.​ >> Read more

Thrive at the Red River College Library!

Friday, November 2, 2018

IMG_0774-195fq60-e1541190581259-225x300.jpg"Thrive Week" represents a chance to take time to reflect on the role of self-care and balance on developing positive mental health that supports academic and career success. This year at Red River College, Thrive Week will take place from 5-9 November 2018. At the Notre Dame Campus Library we will be hosting two "Thrive Week" events, but we offer so much more! >> Read more

Veterans’ Week: 5-11 November #CanadaRemembers

Friday, November 2, 2018

Capture.JPGVeterans know the price paid for our freedom and they want all Canadians to share in this understanding. They are passing the torch of remembrance to us, the people of Canada, to ensure that the memory of their efforts and sacrifices will not die with them, and that an appreciation of the values they fought for will live on in all Canadians. >> Read more

Cannabis Awareness: Videos Worth Watching

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

cannabislegal.jpgMany Canadians are celebrating today as licensed cannabis stores across Canada open their doors to the public. Recreational cannabis use is now legal, but not without restrictions and potential danger to those who misuse it. Perhaps more than ever we need cannabis awareness – not only of the laws surrounding it, but also the health effects and risks it presents. >> Read more 

Lynda.com at Red River College

Friday, October 12, 2018

lynda_com_logo.pngLynda.com is a leading ​online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. All students, faculty, and staff at Red River College now have access to Lynda.com, giving them unlimited access to 6,000+ videos and courses.​ >> Read more

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The Canadian Press stylebook : a guide for writers and editors

Friday, November 16, 2018

@TitleIf you want a down-to-earth writing style guide from Canada’s national news agency to follow the same standards used by media and communications professionals nationwide, turn to The Canadian Press Stylebook. It’s the one-stop reference book used by anyone looking for practical answers on writing cleanly, accurately and concisely.

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Word of the Day

Friday, November 16, 2018

Amorphous

uh-mawr-fuhs

having no definite form : shapeless : being without definite character or nature : unclassifiable : lacking organization or unity

My first attempt at knitting a sweater resulted in an amorphous tangle of yarn.

Credit: Merriam Webster

Submitted by: Lynn Gibson

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Journalistic Objectivity Evolved the Way It Did for a Reason

Friday, November 16, 2018

A lying president. Political polarization tearing the country apart. Protest movements demanding an end to sexist and racist power structures. In such a climate, can journalists be expected to report the news objectively? Should they even try?

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