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IMG_0153 Checking Camosun College’s privilege | Jul. 16

Privilege. More and more often we are being asked to check it. With the concept of privilege being discussed and challenged more and more every day, it seems like a good idea to delve into Camosun’s opinion of privilege, specifically what’s often referred to as “male privilege,” and a concept that has surfaced more recently: “female privilege.” Camosun students have vastly varying opinions when it comes to how they feel about privilege based on being female or male. While some feel that... 

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We reported yesterday that Camosun College told current president Kathryn Laurin... 


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We reported yesterday that Camosun College president Kathryn Laurin will be leaving... 


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Campus

What’s Going On: July 16 to August 12, 2014: Plenty of smoke, the hip-hop Bard, and Viking historical actors | Jul. 16

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Arts

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Now that it’s had some time to settle in, the announcement that country rap artist... 


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When talking to others about Victoria Ska Fest, almost everybody mentioned Shaggy’s... 


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Life

A scene from Girls Rock! Local woman bring Girls Rock camp to Victoria | Jun. 30

When Geraldine Bulosan saw a documentary film called Girls Rock!, about a camp in... 


IMG_3718 Zed: Chapter Three | Jun. 9

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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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In June, Camosun joined 10 other BC colleges and universities in receiving a portion... 


News Briefs: Camosun students voice concern over ESL cuts, more free online textbooks, and Camosun Business grad does good | Jun. 5

Students voice concerns to MLAs over ESL cuts On May 28, 27 Camosun students and... 


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Features

IMG_0153 Checking Camosun College’s privilege | Jul. 16

Privilege. More and more often we are being asked to check it. With the concept of... 


IMG_0859 Tattoo Taboo: Does rebellion still come attached to ink? | Jun. 11

When I got my first visible tattoo, a small, non-offensive piece on the inside of... 


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Views

Open Space: For a better Canada with politicians who serve | Jul. 13

There are fundamental injustices in our very own government that affect all of us... 


Open Space: Mental health no longer a shunned topic | Jun. 5

Mental illness is perhaps the least understood, the most highly stigmatized, and... 


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Columns

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As spring turns to summer and the British Columbia Teacher’s Federation (BCTF)... 


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Humour

Astrological Asininity: July 16, 2014 issue | Jul. 16

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