New refugee student thankful for help

World University Services of Canada is a national organization with chapters in numerous universities across campus. Focusing on human development through education and training, WUSC supports more than 50 student refugees that come to Canada each year pursuing post-secondary education. “WUSC focuses on international development and tries to do this through education,” said WUSC co-chair… Continue reading New refugee student thankful for help

Spun: Chromeo

Chromeo’s album Business Casual could be the soundtrack to a 2010 The Breakfast Club. Scurrying around Cowtown to Business Casual makes the everyday drudgery so much more fun. With an extra pep in your step, you will be turning every corner wondering when a flash mob is going to break out with classic ’80s dance… Continue reading Spun: Chromeo

Spun: The Nix Dicksons

Their dads weren’t accountants, their moms didn’t drive SUVs and with the help of endearing sub-Saharan creatures, they want to be your friends. The Giraffe EP — the sophomore release from prairie indie darlings The Nix Dicksons — mostly relies on wholesome, plucky hooks in the au courant style of independent music. Significant stylistic evolutions… Continue reading Spun: The Nix Dicksons

Rugby team lose opener

The University of Calgary Dinos womens rugby team fell 78-0 to open up their season in Edmonton versus The University of Alberta Golden Pandas last Friday. The Dinos knew they were going to get their hands dirty as the Pandas were coming into the 2010-2011 season with 19 returning players. Last year the Pandas finished… Continue reading Rugby team lose opener