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An online petition has been started in hopes of getting a Calgary professor fired. Frances Widdowson, who works at Mount Royal University, has allegedly displayed hateful actions against the BIPOC community. Several MRU alumni have been sharing their experiences online. 

According to the petition started by MRU student Kenna Fraser, Widdowson has made racist remarks in the past. 

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The new school year is in full swing, and I hate to say it, but if you're not stressed yet, you've got a big storm coming. The first few weeks are always the easiest, but don't be fooled; there's nothing easy about uni.

As a student, I find that some of the best ways to destress are to spend time with my friends, and to get outside, and out of the city for awhile. Luckily, Alberta is a very scenic province, so no matter where you are, something beautiful is only a few hours away.

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Anyone who's lived in Calgary long enough knows that the city definitely has it's faults. Despite these faults though, you can't deny that Calgs is a pretty alright place to live, and for every detriment, there's a positive to make up for it.

As Calgarians, we have a mutual understanding that we're allowed to talk sh*t about our city, but nobody else is. You have to be able to survive YYC for at least a few months before you earn the right to hate on it, and even when he hate, we do it out of love. 

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Ah, university. These are supposed to be the best years of your life, right? You've finally reached adulthood, you're independent, you've gained that freshman 15 (but you're totally working on it), you've been to about a million keggers and they still don't get old. Maybe you even joined a sorority or a club. You've made friends and you university student and life is good.

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