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Know Your Profs: Camosun Civil Engineering chair Zoë Broom on wiping out the pan with naan | Aug. 16

Know Your Profs is an ongoing series of profiles on the instructors at Camosun College. Every issue we ask a different instructor at Camosun the same 10 questions. If you have an instructor you’d like to see interviewed in the paper, email editor@nexusnewspaper.com and we’ll add them to our list of teachers to talk to. This issue, we caught up with Camosun Civil Engineering chair Zoë Broom to talk about bad grades, Facebook grammar, and weekends that are anything but relaxing. 1. What do... 

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Heavy metal legends Diamond Head set to rock Victoria | Aug. 22

How often do you think of where the music you listen to came from? How did it progress... 


Bed and Breakfast thought-provoking, highly rewarding | Aug. 15

It’s been a long time since I’ve seen a play like Bed and Breakfast. Maybe because... 


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Campus

New Chargers women’s volleyball coach looks to revitalize team | Aug. 16

With any sports team comes the inevitable revolving door of players. But that doesn’t... 


CamFest returns despite Lansdowne campus construction | Aug. 16

Even smaller colleges have events for students; here at Camosun, the big one is CamFest,... 


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Arts

Bed and Breakfast director utilizes vocal mask theatre for summer comedy | Aug. 16

When it comes to finding a community, some understanding, and a good clean laugh,... 


GoFundMe launched to save Hermann’s Jazz Club | Aug. 16

  When Hermann Nieweler founded Hermann’s Jazz Club in 1986, it attracted... 


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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: August 16, 2017 issue | Aug. 16

Camosun Chargers holding tryouts The Camosun Chargers are holding tryouts for all... 


Camosun College institutes new 20-credit registration limit | Jul. 11

As of September of this year, Camosun College will be implementing a 20-credit registration... 


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Features

Presidential hindsight: Catching up with three of Camosun College’s past presidents | Aug. 16

Whether it’s coping with financial struggles, dealing with the aftermath of an... 


Secret bank accounts, a petition to defederate, and asthma-induced racist accusations: notes from the frontlines of the national student movement | Jul. 11

As Camosun students go about their day—running to class, studying late, drinking... 


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Views

Open Space: Victoria needs a light-rail system | Aug. 16

If you’ve spent any time at all in the Capital Regional District, you are quite... 


Open Space: Marijuana should not be legalized for recreational use | Jul. 11

Marijuana should not be legalized in BC for recreational use because of the associated... 


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Columns

Dearest Reader: A Proposal: Camosun must house the homeless | Aug. 16

Dearest Reader, Some weeks have now elapsed since mayor Lisa Helps first offered,... 


The Bi-weekly Gamer: Overwatch League gives pros a reason to join | Aug. 16

The Overwatch League (OWL) is one of the first esports leagues to be structured like... 


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