Food trucks bring variety to campuses

York University is the latest in a series of Canadian universities to have embraced the idea of food trucks on campus, reported the Charlatan. The University began Food Truck Tuesdays in late September, inviting two local trucks each week to spend the day on campus.

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Rogers-NHL deal: How does TSN recover?

York University sports marketing Professor Vijay Setlur says the NHL’s absence might mean more airtime for Major League Soccer or several winter Olympic sports, but he recognizes the size of the programming gap TSN will have to fill, reported the Toronto Star.

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Hidden in plain sight: Slavery on a high street near you

“The problem is not so much that we cannot find forced labour; it is that either we choose not to look where it is most likely to occur or we simply misclassify those being exploited as criminals rather than victims,” wrote Schulich Professor Andrew Crane in the Guardian. “A new approach to detecting and enforcing forced labour is necessary.”

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Dying Toronto girl gets love from hero, peers

Inspired by a video of Olivia Wise, a 16-year-old girl with terminal brain cancer, singing Katy Perry’s hit song “Roar”, York University student Zev Gasner and his friends mobilized 1,500 university and high school students to express their wishes for Wise in a “Roar for Olivia Wise” video, reported the Times of Israel.

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