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Open Space: Government misses mark with MSP

March 2, 2016 by Pascale Archibald, student editor  
Filed under March 2, 2016, Views

On February 16 finance minister Mike de Jong announced BC’s 2016 budget and this government’s plans for the Medical Services Plan (MSP) in the province. There was a great effort on the government’s part to reduce the cost of MSP payments for low-income families, but they’re missing the mark. Green Party of British Columbia leader […]

25 years ago in Nexus

March 2, 2016 by Greg Pratt, managing editor  
Filed under March 2, 2016, Views

Cafeteria chaos: One of the main cover stories in our March 5, 1991 issue looked at a strike that almost shut down the Lansdowne cafeteria. But not quite: a one-year contract was agreed upon between Beaver Foods, who owned the cafeteria then, and their workers. The Camosun College Student Society stepped in and suggested mediation […]

Camosun Carpentry and Trades program coordinator Christian Allen teaches for the students

March 2, 2016 by Adam Marsh, student editor  
Filed under March 2, 2016, Campus

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 in an attempt to get to know them a little better. Do you have an instructor that you want to see interviewed in the paper? Maybe you […]

Camosun College Student Society concerned over minister of advanced education’s comments

March 2, 2016 by Pascale Archibald, student editor  
Filed under March 2, 2016, News

The Camosun College Student Society (CCSS) claims that minister of advanced education Andrew Wilkinson made statements regarding BC student debt in a February 3 Times Colonist article that were misleading or unrealistic. Specifically, the CCSS is concerned about Wilkinson’s claim that 61,000 students receive financial assistance. The CCSS says that this is representative of less […]

10 things you didn’t know about Camosun (Lansdowne edition)

March 1, 2016 by Adam Marsh, student editor  
Filed under March 2, 2016, Features

Camosun College opened its doors in 1971; in the past 45 years, countless students have roamed the halls and fields of the Lansdowne campus. During that time, stories have been told and myths have blossomed: tales of, for example, ghosts, underground tunnels, and, uh, turtles. Naturally, there are lots of unanswered questions, and we’re here […]

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