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Know Your Profs: Camosun’s Alena Chercover takes offense over plagiarism and gendered children’s clothing | Jul. 10

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 who you want to see interviewed in the paper? Maybe you want to know more about one of your teachers, but you’re too busy, or shy, to ask? Email editor@nexusnewspaper.com and we’ll add your instructor to our list of teachers to talk to. This issue we... 

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Report reveals former Camosun instructor took “several hundred” photos of Camosun students in bathing suits | Jun. 28

A consent agreement released by the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals... 


Victoria Operatic Society braces for a whole lot of Nunsense | Jun. 20

The Victoria Operatic Society (VOS) mounts theatre productions twice a year; with RENT and... 


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Campus

Camosun student awarded Van den Brink Residency seeks truth in film photography | Jul. 10

In all forms of art lies a space between what the creator of the art intends and... 


Camosun alumnus toys with genre expectations with new book | Jul. 10

Local author Logan Hunder recently released his second novel, Astro-Nuts, but six... 


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Arts

Victoria theatre company puts local talent to use in Constellations | Jul. 10

Local theatre company hapax theatre—lower case intentional—is named for a linguistic... 


Victoria Operatic Society braces for a whole lot of Nunsense | Jul. 10

The Victoria Operatic Society (VOS) mounts theatre productions twice a year; with... 


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Life

Maritime Museum launches exhibit about the state of oceans | Jun. 12

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is exactly what it sounds like it is: 80,000 tonnes... 


Speaker to discuss the importance of urban forestry | Apr. 3

Cecil Konijnendijk has travelled the world giving talks about the importance of... 


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Sports

Roller derby offers fun, sport, outlet for local player | May. 15

Whenever a person hears the words “roller derby,” there’s a very specific... 


Camosun Chargers golfers swing for the greens | Oct. 5

Update: After this story went to press, the Chargers golf team finished in first... 


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News

News Briefs: July 10, 2019 issue | Jul. 10

Camosun hires new student experience VP Starting Monday, August 19, Heather Cummings... 


Camosun College board of governors elects new chair | Jul. 10

Laylee Rohani has been elected as the new Camosun College board of governors chair.... 


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Features

A matter of maturity: What’s the difference between how mature students and younger students approach post-secondary? | Jul. 10

When I think about all the various transitions I have made in my life—from a child... 


Through the looking glass: The impact of cell-phone use on Camosun College students | Jun. 12

Cell phones. Who uses cell phones these days?  Pretty much everyone, obviously.... 


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Views

Open Space: Ban the cigarette, now | Jul. 10

Cigarettes are disgusting. Before the ’50s, there was little knowledge of the... 


Open Space: BC government finally cracking down on post-secondary money laundering | Jun. 12

The BC government has identified post-secondary as a vulnerable sector for money... 


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Columns

Health with Tess: Maintaining your academic health | Jul. 10

Life is unpredictable, and things out of your control can happen during your time... 


Let’s Talk: Re-examining former favourites | Jul. 10

There was a time not so long ago when I was blissfully unaware of how poorly female... 


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