New outdoor fitness and playground equipment now available in Beacon Hill Park
Former vice-president academic and provost will take office in July
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 says he wants to create a series of initiatives with the NDP. These include addressing student debt and education funding, low income housing, the construction of… Read more »
Find a new study spot for the new semester
In 2007 the term ‘financial crisis’ found its way into the headlines when the first U.S. banks started to struggle. Since then it seems as if it has never left the front page. U.S. debts, Greece’s financial ruin, the EU’s struggle in general, the downgrading of financial creditworthiness for companies and entire countries — these… Read more »
The Martlet speaks with Justin Love of Limbic Media / G++ Art Gallery about mixing technology with artistic expression. G++ Gallery is at 1119 Fort Street. It is a window-front gallery, and you can view installations from the street.
With no frozen ponds or snowy hills, what do West-Coasters do all winter?
The Sunshine Coast is a hidden B.C. treasure. It boasts a beautiful landscape, a mass of hiking and biking trails and a blossoming music and arts scene. The coast is also home base for hip-hop group, Wilderness Crew. And they packed Lucky Bar on the night of Friday, Nov. 30.. We waited in line as… Read more »
Since The Sound of Music graced our movie theatres in 1965, our image of Maria and Captain Von Trapp has always been Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer. These legendary roles have left a lot to live up to for stage actors in the theatrical version – including Victoria’s own production, which premiered on Dec. 7… Read more »
If you’re interested in listening to new music from a band that might just be on the brink of hitting it big, then you’d better tune your headphones to Reuben and the Dark. This Calgary folk-harmony band comprises vocalist and guitarist Reuben Bullock, his brother Distance on the drums, guitarist Shea Alain and multi-instrumentalist Scott… Read more »