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Fortune Killers ready to rock Canada Day celebration | Jun. 26

For me, picking up a guitar is a slightly embarrassing experience. Maybe an odd sound or two comes out of the guitar, and I deliver a self-conscious laugh and a pledge to only enjoy the sounds the instrument makes in the hands of others. But if you find yourself playing guitar and the next thing you know you’ve got the whole room at your fingertips, it might be a sign that you’ve found your calling. Fortune Killers vocalist Felicia Harding took the hint when the entire room started to sing with... 

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Raiders of the Lost Ark soundtrack reissue brings masterpiece back | Jun. 22

John Williams Raiders of the Lost Ark (Concord Music Group) 4.5/5 Jaws, Star Wars,... 


Local dance performance about unity and reconciliation | Jun. 20

It’s not all about changing policies for City of Victoria indigenous artist in... 


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Campus

Know Your Writers: Nexus columnist/contributing writer Patrick Newman | Jun. 14

Have you ever wondered about the Camosun students writing the articles you read in... 


Construction underway on health building amidst schedule, parking concerns | Jun. 14

Camosun College has begun construction on its new health and sciences building, tentatively... 


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Arts

Totally depressing contemporary-art scene exposed | Jun. 14

  Really, the word “art” barely even has any place in that headline, or... 


What’s Going On: June 14 to July 11, 2017 | Jun. 14

Saturday, June 17 until Monday, September 4 Cumberland before WWII Mirror with Memory,... 


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Life

Workshop combines city planning and tree houses | Jun. 14

What’s an engaging way to get citizens proactive in city development? Get them... 


LANtasy’s rising popularity brings changes | Mar. 15

The world of cosplay, LAN (local area network) events, tabletop minis, board games,... 


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Sports

Camosun Chargers golfers swing for the greens | Oct. 5

Update: After this story went to press, the Chargers golf team finished in first... 


Victoria roller-derby league Eves of Destruction not for the faint-hearted | Aug. 10

Roller derby is a physically intense sport, and those involved in Victoria’s Eves... 


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News

News Briefs: June 14, 2017 issue | Jun. 14

Credit maximum to be implemented on course registration  As of September, Camosun... 


New Camosun position aims to increase student support | Jun. 14

Lori Horne is the new student support manager for Camosun College. The position,... 


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Features

A second beginning: three mature Camosun students tell their stories | Jun. 14

Why on earth would someone who is a bit older than the average student—a mature... 


Where’s the money?: The Canadian Federation of Students claims $200,000 of Camosun student fees is not where it should be | May. 17

Every semester, each Camosun student pays $2.22 in membership fees to the Canadian... 


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Views

Open Space: Student group should not have apologized over Lou Reed song | Jun. 14

The Central Student Association student group at Ontario’s University of Guelph... 


Open Space: BCFS justified in holding Camosun student fees from CFS | Jun. 14

The British Columbia Federation of Students (BCFS) is totally justified in withholding... 


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Columns

Cream of the Craft: Some in-between beers for the in-between days of spring and summer | Jun. 14

Probably my favourite time of the year is when we swing from spring toward summer.... 


Calculated Thought: Times are changing with blockchain | Jun. 14

Blockchain technology is becoming more than a system that powers cryptocurrencies... 


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