«Campus Life» column

Fat Shaming in School

December 24th, 2015; By Laura Sciarpelletti

As young people we are more perceptible to the impact of other people’s opinions. It takes years to develop resilience against hurtful comments as well as a sense of self […]

Wonder Women: Inspiring Female Educators

December 24th, 2015; By Laura Sciarpelletti

In 2009 I moved to Nanaimo, B.C. to attend Vancouver Island University. A book worm since I could read and a general lover of the written/spoken word, I enthusiastically joined […]

Ten Modern Books Every Student Should Read

December 24th, 2015; By kyla palin

Do you groan when you hear about the books you “should” be reading in High School? Do you roll your eyes when your parents or teachers mention “Catcher in the […]

Getting Your 40 Hours of Community Service

November 30th, 2015; By Jasmin Bollman

As you know, all high school students need to have 40 hours of community service in order to graduate. Use this information to discover where your 40 hours can best […]

Family Pressure

November 25th, 2015; By Susan Huebert

Everyone deals with pressure at some point in life, whether it comes from work, school, friends or family. Sometimes, the pressure to get good grades, decide on a career or […]

Bogged Down: How to Handle Exams in University

November 25th, 2015; By May Chau

As most people are back to school and midterm season is rolling up if not upon us already, students are getting bogged down by exams. But how exactly can students […]

Kick Your Fears of Public Speaking!

November 25th, 2015; By Rochelle C. Pangilinan

Pull aside any of your friends or classmates and ask them what they think people fear the most in general, and you will probably get typical responses like: dental visits, […]