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As of November 9, students at the University of Waterloo have to wear masks once again in any in-person classroom setting for the rest of the fall semester.

The move to reinstate mask mandates is part of a bigger discussion among other schools and public health officials across Ontario as the concern of impacts of respiratory illnesses through the fall puts pressure on hospitals.

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Canadian actor Robert Cormier, known for playing Finn Cotter on the long-running drama Heartland, has died at 33 years old.

According to his obituary, Cormier died on September 23, 2022. He is survived by his parents Robert and Lisa, his sisters Brittany (Derek), Krystal, and Stephanie, his grandmother Joanne, and aunts, uncles and cousins.

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Spending some of your most formative years in Canada's largest city will definitely leave you with some fond memories.

Toronto university students may not have flashy homecoming parties or wild St. Patrick's day events, but they do have endless bars, surprisingly active wildlife and faulty public transportation.

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On top of allowing students to have in-person graduations this year, some Ontario universities are making the call to lift the mask and vaccine mandates that they've had in place throughout the pandemic.

As of May 1, which is at the end of the winter term for post-secondary students, schools including Laurier, McMaster, Guelph and the University of Toronto have said they will be putting a "pause" on their COVID-19 mask and vaccine requirements.

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Cue Celebration by Kool & The Gang, because many Ontario post-secondary students are going to get the chance to graduate in person this year.

Undergrads and those studying in post-secondary institutions have previously had to endure virtual convocation ceremonies without the glam of an enormous ceremony.

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