Sarah Cunningham-Scharf

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This Is What Happens To Your Body When You Exercise

Whether you do it to lose weight, to reach a fitness goal or -- dare we say it? -- just for fun, exercise <i>changes</i> you.<p>There's the red face and the sweating, the pounding heart and pumping lungs, the boost to your alertness and mood, the previously nonexistent urges to talk about nothing but splits …

33 Unusual Majors Your College Probably Didn't Offer

As about 150 million college students make their way to campus this week—including arecord number of 21.8 million in the U.S. alone—they’ll be faced …

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Seven characteristics of great education systems

As children return to the classroom, this is a good time to consider what makes a great school system.<p>In her recent book <i>The Smartest Kids in the World</i>, the American journalist Amanda Ripley delves into the highly reputed education systems in countries such as Finland, South Korea and Poland, and …

Face the financial facts of education

Lesson 1: Pick the right field of study<p>It’s September once again—the start of another university or college year. For students heading to campus for …

Harper names Claude Carignan Senate leader to replace LeBreton

Prime Minister Stephen Harper has named Claude Carignan government leader in the Senate, replacing Marjory LeBreton.<p>Carignan, a Quebec lawyer who has …

The friend no university student wants to make: The freshman 15

The Freshman 15. It's the friend no one wants to make at university.<p>As a recent graduate and master student "in transition," I can speak personally to the chaos and confusion of university life. With it, comes a constant struggle with managing one's weight while balancing a healthy lifestyle. I did …

The big mistake Canadian companies make in China

<i>This is the first in a series of five interviews with entrepreneurs who are attending the third annual Global Summit of Leaders this week at Royal Roads University in Victoria. Peter Nixon, a featured speaker, joins leading CEOs and business owners from eight countries, moderated by school alumnus</i> …

The Most Important Part Of The Next iPhone Announcement Won't Be The Next iPhone

It seems like Apple will continue its pattern of releasing an "S" model phone as it does every other year. The "S" models always look like the last model but have some internal improvements like a faster processor and better camera. Don't expect a radical new design or a larger screen.<p>But we …

Plunked: Alex Rodriguez got hit by a fastball from Boston starter Ryan Dempster in the second inning Sunday night, setting off an angry…

<b>Plunked:</b> Alex Rodriguez got hit by a fastball from Boston starter Ryan Dempster in the second inning Sunday night, setting off an angry scene at Fenway Park and leading to the ejection of New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi.<p>A-Rod answered with his bat four innings later by hitting his 649th career home run, prompting even more boos and derisive chants. The solo shot began a four-run, go-ahead inning that sparked the Yankees to a 9-6 win over the Red Sox.<p>The game between the longtime rivals …

What Gen Y needs to know to become leaders

Much advice has been offered in recent years to managers who have to oversee millennials, a generation with a different attitude to the workplace. But now the tables are turning.<p>Millennials, also known as Generation Y, were born from 1981 to 2000, so the oldest ones have entered their thirties. …

10 Apps That Will Help You To Organize In The Smartphone Age

Staying organized requires hard work but, luckily, technology has brought make improvements on this chapter as well. Nowadays we basically have an …

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Cherif’s Favorite Places

Articles about 5 great lakeside homes around world on Dwell.com - Dwell

After rescuing an aging structure, a mid-century home’s views are reborn.<p>After a devastating fire, architect David Salmela designs a house to replace a beloved lakeside retreat in Wisconsin.<p>Forget gilded dragons, lazy Susans, and too much red—these creative Asian restaurants not only feature modern …

Watergate 40 Years Later: Newsweek Covers From the Summer of ’73

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Photograph Your House Key With This App, Then Print A Copy Anywhere

The app's creators think of it as "lockout insurance."<p>You hear myths of old-school locksmiths who are so in tune with their trade, they're able to copy a key just from looking at a photo of it. The old-school-looking guys I talked with at one local shop said they couldn't do that, but now there's …

The Mean Girls Alphabet: learn about the alphabet and the perils of high school at the same time. 

The Mean Girls Alphabet: learn about the alphabet and the perils of high school at the same time.

Blue Jays' Jose Reyes out with sore knee

Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Jose Reyes is expected to be sidelined for a few days because of soreness in his right knee.<p>Reyes was out of the lineup …

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