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National Geographic photographer Ami Vitale looks behind the pictures | Jan. 19

Getting that perfect photo can be hard; for photographer Ami Vitale, getting the right photo means spending time learning the stories of wherever she is. Vitale is a photographer for National Geographic and an ambassador for Nikon; she has spent time in almost 100 countries honing her art and telling the stories of the people and wildlife she comes across. Vitale says that constant effort and a want to grow as a person allowed her to end up where she’s at today. “Photography was basically this... 

Web Exclusive

Canadians should work toward inclusion, not separation | Dec. 18

It seems the powers that be have succeeded in erasing Canada’s diverse identity... 


Local collective gather menstrual products for those in need | Dec. 15

This month, local collective Period Posse is running a drive for menstrual products... 


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Campus

Know Your Profs: Camosun’s Geneviève Beninger on dramatic Jeopardy, losing her voice, and tending chickens | Jan. 8

Know Your Profs is an ongoing series of profiles on the instructors at Camosun College.... 


Camosun students serve it up with new food truck | Jan. 8

Students in Camosun’s Culinary Arts program are keeping their fellow students’... 


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Arts

Comedic play explores power through urine analogy | Jan. 8

Urinetown director Roger Carr likes his plays the same way he likes a frosty pint:... 


First Nations artists’ collaboration explores the meaning of form | Jan. 8

When you think of the letter A and how it is formed, what kind of meaning comes to... 


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Life

Great Canadian Beer Fest celebrates a quarter-century in style | Sep. 20

Gettin’ loose Friday, September 8: media tour Friday may have started off with... 


Great Canadian Beer Festival celebrates 25 years | Sep. 5

For many, September means back to school and an end to fun. However, for beer lovers... 


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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

Government website gives students a chance to critique college policy | Jan. 8

The Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training recently launched a new website... 


News Briefs: January 10, 2018 issue | Jan. 8

Camosun part of local education initiative Camosun College, Royal Roads University,... 


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Features

What if? What if?: Former Camosun student uses personal struggles to illustrate comic about anxiety for kids | Jan. 8

It’s incredibly quiet at Camosun College’s Lansdowne campus. For most students,... 


Finding the balance: Camosun students who juggle parenting duties tell their stories | Nov. 29

The stresses of school are well known to any student, and the stresses of parenting... 


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Views

25 Years Ago in Nexus: January 10, 2018 issue | Jan. 8

Student Society goodwill: In our January 11, 1993 issue, the story “Food bank... 


Open Space: Modern capitalism is an oppressive lie | Jan. 8

Oppression is a limiting of options. This exists as an alternative to freedom, which... 


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Columns

Calculated Thought: Corporate tax changes get a reboot | Jan. 8

After public outcry, the proposed changes to how corporations are taxed in Canada... 


The Bi-weekly Gamer: It’s time for an organized esports draft | Jan. 8

With all of the changes being made in the League of Legends Championship Series (LCS),... 


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