Wednesday, September 17, 2014

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CAMOSUN COLLEGE The numbers game: taking a closer look at professor-rating sites | Sep. 16

The first time I came across a website that rates teachers, I was in middle school. Back then, it was a way to laugh at bad reviews of my least favourite teachers and smile at the glowing reviews for my faves. Now that I’m a (somewhat) mature college student, I wondered if I could turn to popular prof-rating website Rate my Professors for more useful, decision-making/teacher-picking information. There are lots of Camosun profs rated online (see our September 17, 2014 issue to see many more) (photos... 

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Two characters from The Middle of Everywhere (photo: Andrew Phoenix). Wonderheads delights Fringe with fast-paced comedy adventure | Aug. 27

Because its shows are selected by lottery, the Victoria Fringe Festival is a real... 


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Campus

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Know Your Profs is an ongoing series of articles helping you get to know the instructors... 


Bitcoin FOR WEB Bitcoin debate to take place at Camosun College | Sep. 3

Most postsecondary students have at least heard of bitcoin currency. Though a popular... 


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Arts

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Man… sometimes there’s another batch of Led Zeppelin reissues and you just... 


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WISH WISH (Hand Drawn Dracula) 2/5 After a couple of mugs of coffee I sat down to... 


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Life

Stuart Brown Wine fest brings international tastes to Victoria | Sep. 17

An upcoming wine festival taking place here in Victoria will celebrate and expose... 


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Homer Simpson once extolled on an episode of The Simpsons that beer is “the cause... 


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Sports

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Elyse Matthews and Lucas Dellabough came away as co-winners of the President’s... 


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On Saturday, September 28, the Camosun Chargers had a reunion-like party to celebrate... 


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News

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A former Camosun College student has quickly become a key figure in garnering public... 


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All aboard the Camosun Express (photo by Camosun College A/V Services). The Camosun... 


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Features

CAMOSUN COLLEGE The numbers game: taking a closer look at professor-rating sites | Sep. 16

The first time I came across a website that rates teachers, I was in middle school.... 


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This is the story of a ’90s Victoria pop-punk band that got pretty huge in faraway... 


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Views

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The year is 1968, and Chicago is rioting after the assassination of Martin Luther... 


Open Space: So-called border crisis raises questions | Aug. 8

In the past few weeks, the US has been facing what has been called a “border crisis.”... 


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Columns

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Walk Safer turns 20: We’re not sure if it’s cause for celebration or dismay... 


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I came to the conclusion this year that I’m a member of the working poor. Sadly,... 


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Humour

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