Welcome! My name is Abby Hughes, I'm a fourth-year journalism student at Toronto Metropolitan University and an online editor at the school's independent newspaper, The Eyeopener.
Find below a range of journalistic works I've produced, covering everything from a new software helping researchers study social media, to the closing of a local fire college near my hometown.
Rye students and faculty underwhelmed by hybrid semester
Garden suites and their place in Toronto's housing market
Ski patrol volunteers always ready to ski into the breach (4 photos)
All Are Welcome
New downtown cannabis shop sparks mixed reviews from neighbours
Board gaming and the gendered division of leisure
Local youth working hard to tackle climate change (3 photos)
Cumberland Beach kids spread joy with 'pictures of kindness'
Roe v. Wade and Canadian abortion care
Ask a Rye nurse practitioner: Is my body weird?
Pop-up clinic in Coldwater doles out shots with a side of hope (5 Photos)
Local Indigenous teen’s art raises funds, awareness for truth and reconciliation
The Kensington comedy bar trying to break the standup mold
Closure of Ontario Fire College a 'shock,' says Orillia's fire chief
Green living gone virtual: Meet the local youth behind Green Orillia
A new way to study social media behaviour
PROFILE: Orillia man falls in love with the art of skateboarding
OSS students give gift of music to local nursing homes (3 photos)
Proposed lakeside development a concern for local residents
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