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Vivien Chang

Contributor, Maclean's On Campus

Vivien Chang is a recent University of British Columbia graduate. Her works have appeared in <em>Maclean's</em> and <em>The American Spectator</em>.
Is it time for Glee's Final

Is it time for Glee's Final Curtain?

With the old cast members (mostly) out of the picture by the beginning of Season Four, Glee lost a lot of its lustre. The new cast consists of mediocre singers and bland characters whose storylines we care little about. I am still curious about Rachel's Broadway adventures, but with almost everything I love about the show gone, perhaps it's time for closure.
10/16/2013 12:37 EDT
Remembering 9/11 as a

Remembering 9/11 as a Millennial

For most Millennials, life thus far is divided into two distinct components: pre-9/11 and post-9/11. At the dividing line lies the first news report on the radio or the phone call in which the person on the other end said, "Turn on the TV." 9/11 forced us to grow up overnight, and growing up was not all that it's cracked up to be.
09/11/2013 05:34 EDT
Grouse Grind Record 'Took Blood, Sweat, and

Grouse Grind Record 'Took Blood, Sweat, and Tears'

Oliver Bibby decided to make the record-breaking attempt merely five days before the event. Once he made the decision, however, he began loading up on carbohydrate-rich foods and made sure he had a 3-day tapering period, during which he cut back on training and caught up on sleep. His effort has raised more than $3,200 so far, with all proceeds going to the B.C. Children's Hospital through "Grind for Kids". His goal had been $600.
08/21/2013 12:05 EDT