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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...

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...

My Experience with a Narcissistic Mother

Imagine opening your eyes as a newborn for the first time as you enter this world. Your vision is blurred, but then a smiling...

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News

Queen Elizabeth II

One of the most interesting facts I’ve ever heard about UNBC was the fact on August 17, 1994, the Queen Elizabeth II visited Prince George to officially open the University. Over 10,000 people attended the ceremony and other celebrations that continued into the evening as a result of the event. Many more people watched the live, countrywide broadcast on...

Meeting Wildlife on Campus

What makes the UNBC campus special? Is it a beautiful view of mountains, an open layout of buildings with...

$2000 Bursary For Foster Children

Storwell is offering an annual bursary of $2,000 in support of foster children to help them attend post-secondary schools...

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

My Refugee Trip, Before I Became a Student at UNBC

After receiving the phone call about my travel date to Canada, the travel preparation started right away. I shared that good news with my family and friends. I gave notice to my manager at work. Everyone was happy for me. My friends started visiting me more and inviting me to their places for lunches or dinner as a goodbye....

Lesbian Visibility Week

This year, the annual observation of Lesbian Visibility Week occurs from Monday, April 25th to Sunday, May 1st, 2022....

Oriental Culture

The difference has always been an essential part of knowing the essential essence of the person from which he...

Opinion

Tips for First-Year Students

Every first-year student worries about enrolling in do not always know what to expect from student life. As a result, students make mistakes due to a lack of experience and lose time and interest in classes. This article offers tips that will make your life at the university more accessible and more fun. University is not a school. You are...

Life’s Consistent Inconsistency

"Change is the only constant in life," is a quote attributed to the Greek philosopher Heraclitus. This saying has...

Recommended Reading: Healing Wounded Hearts

 Healing Wounded Hearts by Fyre Jean Graveline is a radical piece of literature that exemplifies the complexity of the...

Student Life

Working in a Pub

Most likely, almost every one of you has been to a bar, pub or restaurant. Each of us has his own opinion about how a guest should serve us and what the atmosphere should be. However, have you ever thought that you could only see one side of what a pub looks like? Being a visitor, you don't always...

How to Start Your Own Club; all you need to know

Look, take it from your 5th year Health Sciences friend who is applying to different grad schools right now....

Money Saving Tips for Students

Here we are back on campus to gain more knowledge and have fun! Returning to campus can be both...

Sport

Mixed Martial Arts

Today, perhaps, everyone knows what mixed martial arts are. However, twenty years ago, MMA was beginning its ascent to popularity. The progress in MMA itself is also noteworthy. Perhaps to figure out what's what in MMA is quite an ambiguous task because there is nothing more accessible, and there is nothing more complicated than understanding it. MMA is a...

Qatar World Cup 2022

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

Sports Events

Curling Champions: The 2022 World Women’s Curling Championship was canceled two years ago due to COVID 19, and now...

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September 20, 2022

Covid Numbers

Canada
4,233,468
Total confirmed cases
Updated on September 26, 2022 12:45 pm