Piping hot

I am sure that my friends are spending their Saturday night partying at a club or perhaps relaxing at home, but I am more excited by the minute as I…

Adderall: not for all

When students use ADHD medications as study drugs, one group loses out: those who actually have Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Eco Tip Roundup

Every two weeks, the Martlet offers an Eco Tip for saving some bucks and the environment. Because this week’s issue is environment-themed, we’ve dedicated two whole pages to Eco Tips.…

Avoiding voluntourist traps

OTTAWA (CUP) — You’re planning a spring break, maybe even a Christmas break. You want to see a new country and have a few adventures, so you do a little…

The magic of mushrooms

One woman’s passion: foraging for fungus

A Q&A with Jane Goodall

Jane Goodall: We persuaded coffee roasters to come over, and they said it’s fabulous coffee. Now, the farmers get a higher price. They get assistance with learning how to use…


How missed periods can lead to bone loss, infertility and the end of athletic careers.

Solid and Shaky

An assessment of UVic’s emergency earthquake plan

Suicide: What you don’t hear

From social media to time management, many factors affect youth suicide Second to accidents, what is the leading cause of death in Canadians aged 15 to 24? A)  Nickelback B) …