Concordia Students’ Nightline Volunteers Share What It’s Like to Answer Anonymous Calls
Concordia Students’ Nightline, an active listening service, is now a fee-levy group. What is it like for its volunteers to take late-night calls from anybody about anything?
An Intergenerational Gap Separating Parents From Their Children
What happens when the pressures become too heavy and there’s nowhere left to turn? Three first-generation Asian women explain the complications surrounding their heritage and their mental health.
Why Do We Obsessively Document Our Daily Lives, and What Does It Do to Us?
“Wait, wait! Don’t touch it yet, I have to take a pic first. Do you mind?” Just as I was ready to take a bite into my exquisite scone, I stopped, placed my fork back on the table, and positioned my plate nicely next to hers.
For Some, It Alleviates Anxiety and Creates a Space for Focus and Creativity
As a slow, repetitive, creative process that requires sustained attention, cooking became one of the least destructive ways to channel that need for calm and focus.
We Can’t Overcome Mental Health Stigma by Glamourizing Dangerous Tropes
The idea that artists must embrace emotional turmoil to fuel creativity is a needlessly destructive one.
We visited their places of worship and learned about the different ways people pray across realities.
What I Learned About Family Size and Catholicism in Quebec
Grampy had 15 siblings, and the portrait of his family haunted me for the sheer size of it.
How BIPOC and LGBTQ+ Students Are Using Their Spirituality to Deal With Their Mental Health
For marginalized students, the relationship to spirituality can be a bit more complicated.
How Faith Can Foster Shame Around Sexuality
Imagine thinking you deserve an eternity in hell for being a little curious.
How I Learned Not to Be Afraid of the Dark
I thought faith was supposed to not let you feel so alone.
Concordia Student Co-Creates Underground LGBTQ+ Magazine
The pages of MISSIONARY come alive with stellar photography, colourful images, and a few articles in Mandarin.