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Newly elected Victoria MP Rankin goes to Ottawa

Murray Rankin, the newly elected New Democrat MP for Victoria, is off to Ottawa and he is working with government ministers and public service officials on post-secondary funding and environmental regulations. Rankin…

Bus pass costs UVic employees more than they may realize

Some staff believe UVic is not clear enough about total cost of E-Pass

UVSS works to fix own operations

Some directors-at-large, advocacy groups question board’s accountability

Our Place serves up Christmas cheer: a photo essay

The Our Place shelter on Pandora Avenue served up Christmas dinner to about 500-700 people this month. Photographer Louis Bockner was there to capture the event in photos.

Scenes from Join the Circle: Act Against Violence

On Dec. 3, classes were cancelled between 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. for an event called Join the Circle: Act Against Violence. A crowd gathered in UVic’s quad near Petch…

Acts of kindness bring early holiday smiles to Victoria

Vancouver’s 30 Days of Kindness blogger, Marc Smith, made a blitz trip to the Island Nov. 26–28, leaving surprised passersby with free treats and smiles in his wake.

Changing the way we build

Making university accessible for all requires new thinking and funding

Charity Intelligence Canada lists six B.C. non-profits in its top 45

National charity evaluates other charities’ efficiency and disclosure

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Referendum results, union agreements and UVic residence canvassing