Public school teachers speaking out after Minister of Education calls on teachers unions
“They haven’t made any concessions.” BY: IRELYNE LAVERY AND SARAH TAHER Bonita Turner, 58, has been teaching for 27 years. She sat on the executive of ETFO (Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario) in York Region for six years and has been a steward for 14. Turner currently teaches in... Read more
Justin Trudeau talks Covid-19 and Wet’suwet’en protests
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was in the GTA this week for a press conference and photo-op.   The Prime Minister made an appearance at a branch of the Boys and Girls Club in Scarborough on Thursday morning, March 5, to answer questions on a number of current issues.   The most... Read more
Students share reading week adventures
What are the two favourite words of every student in Canada? That’s right – “reading week”. And while the core idea of it is for the students to do the readings assigned by their professors and prepare for the upcoming exams, it’s also important to have good rest for... Read more
James Bond movie release pushed back seven months amid coronavirus
LONDON (Reuters) – The global release of the new James Bond film No Time to Die has been postponed by seven months amid the coronavirus disruption. It has closed movie theaters in China and caused widespread headaches for other Hollywood productions. “After careful consideration and thorough evaluation of the... Read more
Biden beats Sanders in Super Tuesday blowout
Bloomberg drops, Warren out in home state – In the space of 24 hours, the Democratic presidential contest suddenly became a two-man race between former Vice President Joe Biden, whose campaign was floundering just a week ago, and Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, the self described Democratic socialist.  Biden... Read more
Colourful personalities create a community in Humber comedy program
BY: IRELYNE LAVERY, SARAH TAHER, JADEN HAMILTON Humber College is known for its innovative and growing North campus and its green Lakeshore campus, but not many students know about the building located at 300 Birmingham Street in South Etobicoke. It is one of significance to the school.   In programs... Read more
Small Space, Big Ideas: How to do an art exhibition
The Lakeshore Grounds Interpretive Centre has brought students many interesting local histories since its opening in 2016. Although many of their exhibits have been published here on Skedline.com, there’s one story that hasn’t been covered: who the people behind the events are and how they put the exhibits together.... Read more
Celebrating the Brazilian Carnival at Humber College Lakeshore
By Mariana Belham Humber held its first Brazilian Carnaval at the Lakeshore Welcome Centre on Feb. 20.  The carnival, a student initiative, was the idea of Market Management students Carolina Castro and Laura Prytoluk. They put it together in partnership with the First Year Experience (FYE) program at Humber.  ... Read more
Community frustrated with police pledge to put eyes on Jane and Finch
Photo: Stock photo via pxfuel.com, licensed under CC0. The Toronto Police Service’s plan to install new CCTV security cameras in publicly owned parts of the Jane and Finch neighbourhood has angered local activists. The planned addition of cameras comes following TPS intelligence from local police departments, city hall, and... Read more
Skedlive Sports Cast – Feb 19
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