DIY: Exercise Made Easy

Time management is a difficult skill that students must learn quickly. A student’s time usually goes towards balancing work and a social life, while staying healthy often falls to the bottom of the priority list; you just don’t have time to go to the gym! If you can successfully incorporate exercise into your life, however,… Continue reading DIY: Exercise Made Easy

DIY: Print Making at the WRC

Burlesque lingerie, nipple pasties, candle making, a mix tape exchange– these are just some of the do-it-yourself workshops the Women’s Resource Centre offers every Monday from 12-3 p.m. A donation of three dollars is not a high price to make new friends, learn new skills and enhance your creativity! If you can’t make it out… Continue reading DIY: Print Making at the WRC

Spun: Girls

September 2009 saw Girls break onto the American indie scene with their remarkable debut, simply called Album. What was equally remarkable and fascinating was the morbid story of band co-founder and frontman Christopher Owens. Owens grew up in the Children of God cult, where he watched a younger brother die due to neglect and a… Continue reading Spun: Girls

Spun: Weezer

The 1996 release of Weezer’s Pinkerton was a surprising flop for the band. The album’s sales were low and it was hammered by Rolling Stone as one of the worst albums of the year. Despite the auspicious start, word of mouth spread and the album became a cult hit. Since then, the album is acclaimed… Continue reading Spun: Weezer

To trade or not to trade

People were shocked to see Olli Jokinen back in the Flames lineup after his disappointing 2009/2010 season with the team. Well, when you look at general manager Darryl Sutter, who has faced his share of criticism, it was almost expected of him to bring back a guy that was a failed “project” the first time… Continue reading To trade or not to trade

Dinos take down Brandon Bobcats

It was a fulfilling weekend for the University of Calgary Dinos men’s volleyball squad. The team improved to 6-0 in the regular season. The Dinos captured a pair of victories on the road against the University of Brandon Bobcats. In the first game the Dinos swept the Bobcats 3-0. Fourth-year right-side Allen Meek followed up… Continue reading Dinos take down Brandon Bobcats