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By: The Underground  09-12-2011

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Although the hunt for the perfect gift might seem fun at times, it can be a huge pain when you’re out of ideas. But The Underground’s got you covered – check out our unique gift ideas for all types of people.

Durka Kumarathasan & Kayu Mak Contributors  Voilà! A list of affordable entertainment options for the financially challenged student this season. Between school and holiday gifts taking a sizable chunk out of your wallet, there just aren’t enough funds for a vacation. But we have a few ideas for a good time in Toronto without breaking the bank. Party on ice [..]

Ah, it’s Christmas: the season of giving, receiving, and spreading holiday cheer. It’s all just so nice and sweet. Isn’t it?
Eh, not so much. David Hou tells you why.

The seventh annual Santa Speedo Run takes place in downtown Toronto on Dec. 10. The run, started in 2005, was originally organized to raise money for the Toronto Hospital for Sick Children.


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09-12-2011

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The positivity is slowly waning, especially with the onset of midterms, but you’re still prodding along and not too behind on your readings. New courses, new books, new professors – your past is behind you and you’re ready to kick some butt. Things are slowly piling up, but you’re making colour-coded schedules to help you get through it. You’re going to all your classes and pretending like you’re super-interested.


09-12-2011

The Underground » Sports & Health

The legendary hockey icon Don “Grapes” Cherry, is one of the most influential and significant figures the sport has ever seen. On Nov. 9, four men kidnapped MLB rookie catcher Wilson Ramos in his home in Caracas, Venezuela, and rescued days later. Don’t get me wrong — you need your protection — but think about the other players in the game. In light of this scary event, The Underground brings you the five scariest moments in sports.


09-12-2011

The Underground » Issues

The co-operative education program at UTSC is home to around 1,700 students enrolled in arts & science and management programs. Neil Pasricha, author of the “Awesome” books, found the most awesome thing about UTSC to be its friendly community atmosphere. It combines classroom-based education with practical work experience.


09-12-2011

The Underground » 2011/2012 Issues

Let’s face it, during the holiday break, when you’re not sleeping, visiting friends and family, or sleeping some more — you’ll be eating. The co-operative education program at UTSC is home to around 1,700 students enrolled in arts & science and management programs. Neil Pasricha, author of the “Awesome” books, found the most awesome thing about UTSC to be its friendly community atmosphere.


09-12-2011

The Underground » News

Rex’s Den, UTSC’s restaurant in the Student Centre, has been promoting new improvements to their space this semester, which include new menu options, a full staff led by a professional head chef, more servers and extended hours. The Underground examines how students feel about these new improvements.


09-12-2011

The Underground » Arts & Life

For Chinese food lovers, Spring Villas Chinese Cuisine in Markham might just answer your prayers, so read our review and get ready to plan your next dining out experience. Let’s face it, during the holiday break, when you’re not sleeping, visiting friends and family, or sleeping some more — you’ll be eating. Neil Pasricha, author of the “Awesome” books, found the most awesome thing about UTSC to be its friendly community atmosphere.