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Crunch time: What are we really examining with final exams? | May. 15

I’ve been a student at Camosun for three years; the biggest hurdle I’ve experienced has been getting through final exams. The feeling is always the same: anxiety squirming in the pit of my stomach as I try to figure out how I can prove myself on a few small sheets of paper. My own recall memory isn’t great; I buckle under pressure. Everything I’ve done up to that point—papers, assignments, stripping down to my most vulnerable self in class discussions—might mean absolutely nothing if... 

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New Music Revue: Mounties deliver the goods on anticipated album | May. 11

MountiesHeavy Meta(Light Organ Records)4/5 It’s been five years since the... 


Shrek the Musical a little too green | May. 6

Victoria Operatic Society (VOS) is a community theatre company with a good reputation... 


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Campus

Camosun Powerlifting Club a chance for students to train, escape | May. 15

We all have moments where all we want to do is stop thinking. Methods of escape... 


Know Your Profs: Irene Wallace on the importance of a Starbucks glass half-full | May. 15

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


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Arts

New Music Revue: Dave Hause’s Kick a 2019 essential | May. 15

Dave Hause Kick(Rise Records)4.5/5 It’s been a while since I heard an album... 


Discovery of rare prints leads to Landscapes of Edo | May. 15

Landscapes of Edo: Ukiyo-e features an abundance of Japanese prints from artists... 


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Life

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

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


Florian Schulz explores conservation work through photography | Feb. 20

Most people would dread the idea of travelling to an isolated part of the world;... 


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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: May 15, 2019 issue | May. 15

CCSS offering discount bus pass The Camosun College Student Society (CCSS) is... 


Camosun College Student Society brings new and returning board members on in elections | May. 14

New and returning council members were elected onto the Camosun College Student... 


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Features

Who’s laughing now? A look at the current state of Victoria’s comedy scene on campus and off | Apr. 3

A few months back I had the misfortune of waking up to a 4 am alarm so I could be... 


Degrees of employability: How does an education from Camosun College help in 2019’s job market? | Mar. 20

Every day I take the number 15 bus to Lansdowne. I cross paths with, literally,... 


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Views

Open Space: The reality of rentals in Victoria | May. 15

Finding affordable rental prices in Victoria is like sticking your hand into a beehive... 


25 Years Ago in Nexus: April 3, 2019 issue | Apr. 3

Taking Nexus to task: Our April 5, 1994 issue featured several letters to the... 


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Columns

Let’s Talk: Summer love | May. 15

Like many students, I’m finding my sea legs again after the insanity that was... 


First Things First: Picture-perfect notes | May. 15

Have you ever heard of the studyblr or studygram community? It’s a wretched, cursed... 


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