Toronto organization raises awareness for caregiver mental health

Yoora Kim remembers taking her mother to the hospital after she fainted twice. Kim soon realized the cause was not sickness — it was the stress of caring for, and hiding, her father’s mental illness.   “We were burnt out,” Kim said. “Asian culture usually has stigma not only for the individual but for the […]

Ryerson Rams Women’s Basketball thinking outside-in

The Ryerson Rams are focused on the ultimate prize. Wind of an impressive 13-6 regular season record coupled with their 10th straight playoff appearance was taken out of its sails by the disappointment of failing to defend their 2015-16 title. Rams finished 14th, 14th, and 15th out of 17 schools in three-point percentage (24.7), attempts […]

York Lions Women’s Basketball looking to take the next step

The York Lions are excited to start fresh. With seven first-year women joining the program and the departure of last season’s leading scorer Shauney Fischer, the hope is that change can be a good thing. “We’re trying to get out there and find kids who not only have basketball potential but are hard workers and […]

K-Pop Fans from Toronto (and the world) celebrate BTS Rapmonster’s birthday

BTS fans around the world made their way to social media on Sept. 12, wishing Rapmonster a happy 23rd birthday.

Kim Nam-joon,  also known as Rap Monster, was the first member recruited into BTS, a seven-member South-Korean boy band. Since debuting in 2013, BTS has gained wild popularity,  made increasingly evident by their fans, dubbed the ARMY. 

The day was even trending on Twitter, with the hashtag #HappyNamjoonDay.