Pro Tem is the Bilingual Newspaper of Glendon College. Founded in 1962, it is York University’s oldest student-run publication, and Ontario’s first bilingual newspaper. All content is produced and edited by students, for students.

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Pro Tem est le journal bilingue du Collège Glendon. Ayant été fondé en 1962, nous sommes la publication la plus ancienne de l’Université York ainsi que le premier journal bilingue en Ontario. Tout le contenu est produit et édité par les étudiants, pour les étudiants.

Be Brave Little Sunflower

Be Brave Little Sunflower

Be brave little sunflower.

Today is your day,

The light it shines brightly,

And the ocean waves without fear.


Do not be afraid,

For you are doing your best.

The world, yes it’s hard,

But you won’t give it a rest —

Until you are smiling,

Eyes to the sun,

Heart in the clouds,

Arms to the sky.


Nothing ever makes sense;

You wonder if it ever will.

Maybe one day,

But not right now.

Right now you hold on,

Take deep breaths,

Walk forward,

Dance along the street,

Cry hard,

Twirl around the corner,

Kick the air,

Scream at the sky ,

Breathe in the positivity

And possibilities of your life.

You have done so much,

You have stepped so far,

You have been so brave.


You have done what you never thought you would do.

You are being brave, little sunflower

And I am proud of you.

Toronto: Matt and Jay’s Whimsical Playground

Toronto: Matt and Jay’s Whimsical Playground

Activism Works

Activism Works