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DSC_0228 Drop-in basketball comes to Camosun’s Interurban campus | Feb. 18

Students at Interurban will be pleased to hear of a new drop-in sport event that Camosun’s Recreation and Fitness office has added. Drop-in basketball started up in the fall as a student project and could become a permanent part of Camosun’s recreation and fitness agenda. If it’s successful, it will be the first drop-in sports night at Interurban, and it will be the only drop-in night to ever be initiated by students. Melissa Rollin, a student in the Bachelor of Sport and Fitness program with... 

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Director Peter Jackson on the set of the latest Hobbit movie (photo provided). The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies impresses at IMAX despite flaws | Feb. 20

The Hobbit trilogy has come to an end with The Battle of the Five Armies. Director... 


The IMAX is the perfect place to watch a movie about space exploration (photo provided). Journey to Space delights with information | Feb. 19

I was pleasantly surprised by the amount of information that Journey to Space, playing... 


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Campus

A naked bungee jumper at a previous jump (see February 21 and 22) (photo provided). What’s Going On: February 18 to March 3, 2015 | Feb. 18

Tuesday Evenings Weekly drop-in sports at Interurban Interurban students are on... 


Camosun’s Stephen Bishop (photo by Jill Westby/Nexus). Know Your Profs: Camosun College Nursing chair Stephen Bishop cherishes student breakthroughs | Feb. 18

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


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Arts

Director Peter Jackson on the set of the latest Hobbit movie (photo provided). The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies impresses at IMAX despite flaws | Feb. 20

The Hobbit trilogy has come to an end with The Battle of the Five Armies. Director... 


The IMAX is the perfect place to watch a movie about space exploration (photo provided). Journey to Space delights with information | Feb. 19

I was pleasantly surprised by the amount of information that Journey to Space, playing... 


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Life

A gathering of participants displaying their artwork at a meet-up of Island Sketching in Victoria (photo provided). Island sketching group brings artists together | Feb. 18

The room is crowded. People mill about looking at the variety of local goods available.... 


DSC_0014 Camosun College keeps an eye on e-cigarette usage on campus | Jan. 21

Insufficient research regarding the safety of electronic cigarettes (or e-cigs) has... 


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Sports

1st year guard Haley Cabral credit Kevin Light FOR WEB Mid-season equals middle of pack for Camosun Chargers basketball teams | Nov. 28

The Camosun Chargers basketball teams recently finished up the first half of their... 


Womans VB Still 002 Camosun Chargers Volleyball teams look forward to successful seasons | Oct. 27

This year’s Camosun Chargers volleyball teams are off to a flying start, but they... 


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News

Camosun Charger Hassan Phills (photo provided). News Briefs: February 18, 2015 issue | Feb. 18

Chargers volleyball kicks February butt Camosun Chargers volleyball teams took on... 


Camosun College dean of Technology and Trades Eric Sehn (photo by Jill Westby/Nexus). Camosun College receives provincial trades-equipment money | Feb. 18

The BC government is funding three postsecondary institutions in the amount of $939,000... 


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Features

Victoria mayor Lisa Helps in her office (photo by Jill Westby/Nexus). Why Victoria mayor Lisa Helps matters to students | Feb. 17

If you haven’t heard yet, there’s a new mayor in town. Students in particular... 


Boots for feature FOR WEB Rain boots and fireflies: a dramatic telling of common events | Feb. 3

Bits and pieces of memory spark inside my head like fireflies on a humid Ontario... 


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Views

NEXUS 25-11 COVER FOR WEB Open Space: The ignorance of algorithms | Feb. 18

Once upon a time there were three princes who set out from their kingdom of Serendip... 


800px-Supreme_Court_of_Canada,_Ottawa Open Space: The right to die with dignity is long overdue | Feb. 10

I have seen torture. And I am overjoyed that laws enabling that torture were just... 


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Columns

Nexus 5-12 COVER FOR WEB 20 Years Ago In Nexus: February 18, 2015 issue | Feb. 18

Still with the Family Circus?: We mentioned a while ago how one of our columnists... 


The Prodigal Planeswalker is the column of the Camosun College Magic: The Gathering Club (image provided). The Prodigal Planeswalker: Levelling the playing field | Feb. 18

Tournaments are a fun aspect of Magic: The Gathering. Competitive players can easily... 


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Humour

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Aries: The fortune’s kinda weird but here it is: watch out for Santa because it’s... 


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