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DSC_0025 Camosun’s indigenous department gets funding, changes name | Oct. 14

Camosun College recently received $143,480 in government funding for academic upgrading for their indigenous education programs. Meanwhile, the college’s indigenous education department has a new name. “We’re thrilled,” says Janice Simcoe, chair and co-leader of what is now known as Ey ēʔ Sqȃ’lewen: the Centre for Indigenous Education and Community Connections (IECC). Simcoe hopes to use the new funding to better the students’ experience at Camosun. The naming ceremony for Camosun’s... 

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15157841950_b54961db82_o Camosun women’s volleyball team charge, while men retreat | Oct. 20

The Camosun Chargers volleyball teams kicked off their seasons on Friday, October... 


artworks-000088164140-t2hw98-t200x200 New Music Revue: Exit Verse’s debut proves life after Karate is possible | Oct. 17

Exit Verse Exit Verse (Ernest Jenning Record Co.) 4/5 Geoff Farina is truly one... 


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Campus

DSC_0049 FOR WEB Getting personal with Camosun College sociology instructor Peter Ove | Oct. 15

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


Mark-Leiren-Young What’s Going On: Gettin’ wolfy, gettin’ free lectures, gettin’ the joke that it’s not that kind of public archive | Oct. 14

Until October 18 Speak the word Check out the last three days of the annual Canadian... 


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Arts

artworks-000088164140-t2hw98-t200x200 New Music Revue: Exit Verse’s debut proves life after Karate is possible | Oct. 17

Exit Verse Exit Verse (Ernest Jenning Record Co.) 4/5 Geoff Farina is truly one... 


Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra canoeblanksm2 Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra charm hometown crowd | Oct. 17

Victoria’s Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra recently played Upstairs Cabaret here... 


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Life

IMG_20140917_162019 FOR FEATURED IMAGE Local company Anian Surfboards goes off the grid | Oct. 1

Locally owned and operated, Anian is a Victoria surf shop that sells Canadian manufactured... 


DSC_0876 FOR WEB E-sports challenge conventional sports for popularity | Oct. 1

Video games are big business. In 2013, consumers in the US spent over $20 billion... 


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Sports

15157841950_b54961db82_o Camosun women’s volleyball team charge, while men retreat | Oct. 20

The Camosun Chargers volleyball teams kicked off their seasons on Friday, October... 


Grant-Maskiewich Camosun Chargers golf team aims to improve on last year’s bronze | Sep. 17

Camosun College’s 2013 national bronze-medal golfers are aiming their sights even... 


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News

1 News Briefs: Camosun Chargers off to nationals, provincial government gives funding for accessibility, our arena still sounds like a grocery store | Oct. 15

Camosun student Melissa Lyon accepting her award (photo provided). Standing tall Camosun... 


DSC_0025 Camosun’s indigenous department gets funding, changes name | Oct. 14

Camosun College recently received $143,480 in government funding for academic upgrading... 


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Features

DSC_0094 FOR WEBSITE The maker movement has hit Victoria: is it a fad or a revolution? | Oct. 14

The rise of consumerism has had some interesting effects on our society. One of those... 


DSC_0767 FOR WEB The artist’s dilemma: creating a living as an artist or living to create art | Oct. 1

What do professional artists do, exactly? Do they spend their days sitting cross-legged... 


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Views

DSC_0975 FOR WEB Open Space: Victoria not so bike friendly | Oct. 15

I recently migrated to Victoria from Quadra Island and was very excited about the... 


IMG_5785 Open Space: In defence of voluntourism | Oct. 1

Voluntourism, a combination of volunteering and tourism that has taken some flack... 


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Columns

Nexus 5-4 cover for web 20 Years Ago In Nexus: October 15, 2014 issue | Oct. 15

Sleepy students: Our Speak Up in the October 17, 1994 issue of Nexus posed one of... 


use-this-one-credit-jason-schreurs A message from the Camosun College student society: ESL funding of vast importance to Canada | Oct. 14

What? Protest the ESL funding cuts. When? Thursday, October 30 from 12 to 5 pm. Where?... 


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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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