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Fentanyl Fast Facts

Fentanyl Fast Facts

I spend my summers in Whitehorse, but during the year I live in Vancouver. On my daily commute to school the #3 bus takes me through the Downtown Eastside, an area infamous for its drug use among residents. Recently this corner of the city has been making headlines...
BYTE welcomes STEP student Emily to the team!

BYTE welcomes STEP student Emily to the team!

We’re super stoked to have Emily join us at BYTE’s STEP student for the summer! Emily, who’s studying Communications at Capilano University in Vancouver, will be focusing on BYTE’s marketing and communications strategies, as well as revamping...
Student debt is a huge issue

Student debt is a huge issue

Tuition in Canada is higher than it has ever been, and tomorrow, it’ll be even higher. In the last decade, tuition has risen 40%. Furthermore, the average Canadian student graduates with more than $25,000 of debt; I wish I could say this surprised me. During the...
Thoughts on Mental Health Week!

Thoughts on Mental Health Week!

This week marks Mental Health Week and there are lots of posts all over Twitter and social media urging people to “Speak Up and #GetLoud” about their experiences with mental health. In fact, BYTE retweeted a message that said exactly that – so I’ve decided to walk the...