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Paralympics prove to be highly political

Did you watch the Olympics? How about that opening ceremony? Amazing, wasn’t it? And how about the opening of the Paralympics? Oh. Yeah, I missed it, too.

Growing pains: There’s no shame in shame

Our generation flails around a lot trying to figure out who we should be. One of the reasons we do this is because of that line we were told as…

Divine graffiti

Fresco Jesus has a posse.

What if the kids don’t want to be in Kansas anymore?

New educational incentives in U.S. cross a line — and it’s not a yellow brick one

Editorial: Public shootings hit closer to home

The recent tragic shooting at the victory party for Quebec’s new PQ premier, Pauline Marois, was highly disturbing — well beyond the fact that it left innocent victims in its…

The right to die and save the rest of us a bunch of money?

Never let it be said that non-disabled people don’t support disability rights. There's at least one right the public is prepared to go the distance on — the right to…

Education only begins at university

A recent Globe and Mail article entitled, “Why are we training our arts grads to be baristas?” brings to light an important question many students must face sooner or later:…

Growing Pains: The journey of self-discovery

Who are you?

Editorial: The best parts of being a UVic student

If UVic, or any other post-secondary institution in town deserves a “best-of” for anything, it’s for being located in Victoria.

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