The Calgary Journal
The Calgary Journal


MRU Improvination helps students shake some stress off their backs through weekly club meetings. Produced by Mackenzie Jaquish

A study by Statistics Canada shows a 72 per cent growth in overall stress in university students from 2011 to 2014. But members of the Mount Royal University's (MRU) improv group, MRU Improvination, aren’t letting stress get to them.

Explore the important role that avalanche dogs play in keeping the slopes safe for recreational winter sports at the Sunshine Village. Video by Nora Cruickshank and Hannah Willinger

The thick powder of snow that covers Sunshine Village entices skiers and snowboarders to shred down the mountain face every year. But winter sports, especially those that take place on mountain faces, come with their share of dangers.

Finding a date is hard enough. That’s why I decided to download Tinder and never looked back. Follow me through the steps of my latest Tinder experience. Featuring Eric Peterson, a random right swipe. Produced by Lexi Wright.

Moving beyond your grandma’s sweater. Produced by Sarah Allen.

Nobody knows more about keeping knitting modern than the owner and crafter of the brand Knitatude in Calgary, Chantal Miyagishima.