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Deep, Deep Thoughts: The Uni-Life Crisis

Often, we just need to stop, give ourselves time to hear the voice in our minds and think deeply about the things around us....

Corruption and Tyranny: The Sorry State of Pay Parking on the UNBC Campus

I am very grateful to attend UNBC. I received my undergraduate degree from the university and am currently working towards my master’s. Throughout my...

On-Screen Diversity in Disney’s Encanto

Encanto is the most recent release from Disney and is garnering wide success, in part due to the representation of on-screen diversity in the film.  Encanto is...

Nanaimo By-election could trigger new provincial election

On January 30th, voters in the provincial riding of Nanaimo will vote to elect their new Member of the Legislative Assembly. By-elections are traditionally...

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News

INFORMATION – Class of 2023 Graduands/Graduates

Class of 2023 Graduands/Graduates Nominate Your Valedictorians Valedictorian nominations are open from January 13th – February 17th.   Valedictorians are nominated by their peers.  One is chosen and gives a final address to their class at each Convocation Ceremony.  Do you know a fellow graduand that is “all that” when it comes to academic achievements, someone who has leadership skills and knows how to...

NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH

INDIGENOUS WOMEN ARE KILLED AT 7 TIMES THE RATE OF NON-INDIGENOUS WOMEN According to Canadianwomen.org INDIGENOUS WOMEN ARE KILLED AT...

Stay Entertained While Learning About Finance

Want to learn a little bit more about finance but worry you will quickly get tired of it? A...

Coronavirus

Get Home Safe

As Christmas nears, the amount of festive parties you attend annually is at an all-time high and thus so is the need for safe transportation. Considering walking is 36 times more dangerous than driving and Prince George winters can get deathly cold, be prepared if you do go out with a means of getting yourself home (i.e. credit card...

Vaccine Passports

Did you get your first or second dose of the COVID19 vaccine? Do you know the deadline to access...

Covid-19: The effect the virus has had on inflation

Covid-19 has had a major impact not only on our lives, but our pocketbooks as well. This article will...

Culture

Handy Life Hacks

Life hacks make people's lives much more accessible. We find many life hacks in social networks, but most are lost and forgotten. This article is a collection of life hacks you can use when cooking. These life hacks are helpful for students and will save you time and money. Two plates in one microwave. To quickly and simultaneously warm up...

Orthodox Christmas

For many in Canada, Catholic Christmas is one of their favourite holidays and is perhaps celebrated in the country...

Exciting Adventures in Different Countries around the World

Many of us like to travel or try to save money for travelling. However, when you think about travelling,...

Opinion

Salt and Pepper

A pair of shakers filled with salt and black pepper decorates nearly every restaurant table. Salt and pepper are a famous pairing in Western cuisine, so much so that a dining experience is rarely complete without a final sprinkle to taste. Before the middle-ages, no spices were kept on the dinner table; salt, though, was as valuable as money....

Explaining Psychological Concepts – The Diffusion of Responsibility

The diffusion of responsibility is a phenomenon in which individuals feel less responsible for coping with emergencies when other...

What Role do Families Play in Development of One’s Personality?

What makes up our personality? Personality is the combination of characteristics and qualities that form a person’s distinctive and...

Student Life

UNBC Residence Life and being a Resident Assistant 

My first year at UNBC was by far the most fun and the best year of my university journey. I found many amazing friends and I had so much fun with them and we created so many memories together in our dorms. Countless sleepless nights of studying together and laughing and suffering through school together. Honestly, looking back at...

UNHBC Drumming Group

The first time I heard about University Hospital of Northern BC (UHNBC) drummer group was at the peak of...

Water Balance: Norms and Myths

We all know that drinking enough water during the day is essential for our health. However, not all understand...

Sport

FIFA World Cup – Qatar 2022

Please note that this is my personal opinion. By the time this article/issue got posted and released, the World Cup will have already begun. This world cup version is the first ever to be hosted in an Arabic Muslim country. Qatar was selected in 2010 to host the 2022 world cup competition. Since then, nobody has said anything about...

Mixed Martial Arts

Today, perhaps, everyone knows what mixed martial arts are. However, twenty years ago, MMA was beginning its ascent to...

Qatar World Cup 2022

Finally, the world cup qualification is over, and the qualified teams for the world cup become known. The end...

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January 2023

Covid Numbers

Canada
4,550,256
Total confirmed cases
Updated on February 2, 2023 3:48 am