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Humber hosts second Food Truck Festival Food, Lifestyle

Students, staff and faculty members are once again filling their stomachs at Humber’s Food Truck Festival at the school’s North campus. This year marks the second annual celebration where the community can explore mouth watering food options from a truck on wheels. The event includes eight gourmet food trucks including Humber’s own truck. The other trucks are

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Remembrance Day should be remembered more, study shows News

By: Shaunte Sterling A recent Ipsos study suggests Canadians want a national monument in honor of veterans and soldiers in light of the 150th anniversary of Confederation. The poll on, behalf of Historical Canada , showed 85 per cent of Canadians think that we should be doing more to honor those who fought. Operation Legacy at the

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World AIDS Day raises awareness, fights stigma of HIV/AIDS Lifestyle

By: Shaunte Sterling December 1 is World AIDS Day, a day marked with vigils and gatherings across the globe. When it comes to HIV, experts say it is important to understand the symptoms and be aware of how to avoid contracting the virus. Similar to the flu, someone who is infected will feel fever, nausea, vomiting, sore

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Humber community celebrates with annual Aboriginal Fair and Pow-Wow Life, Uncategorized

By: Shaunte Sterling The Humber community came together for its annual Aboriginal Services Fair and All Nations Pow-Wow in the school’s Ignite Student Centre on Thursday. The event organized by the Aboriginal Resource Center showcased traditional drumming, dancing and craft vendors. Amy Rochard comes to the Humber Pow-Wow every year and appreciates students who has

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Free flu shot vaccines don’t interest a lot of Humber students Life, Lifestyle

By: Shaunte Sterling Some Humber students feel as though the flu shot isn’t necessary for a healthy lifestyle. With the flu season starting people are being encouraged to get their vaccines. But many are still wondering if taking the proactive decision to get the shot makes any difference. For Humber student Ebony Richards who studies Paralegal

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1 in 18 patients experience preventable harm in Canadian hospitals, study says Life, News

By: Shaunte Sterling A recent study reveals one-in 18 patients experienced preventable harm in Canadian hospitals in 2014-15. The study was conducted by Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) and the Canadian Patient Safety Institute (CPSI). Preventable harm includes incidents on a large spectrum such as: instruments being left inside patients, getting an infection from

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Humber community spreads awareness for breast cancer with Pink Ribbon Day News

By Shaunte Sterling Members of the Humber community were spreading breast cancer awareness at the colleges’ North campus on Thursday for Pink Ribbon Day. The event honors lives that are, or have been, affected by breast cancer. Donations were accepted throughout the event in bright pink boxes in the LRC building. For Richard Mitchell, it’s

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