University of Calgary students prepare for the onslaught of the mighty International Week, running from Jan. 31 to Feb. 4. International Week is an annual event highlighting global issues in an international and cross-cultural atmosphere. This year’s theme is global citizenship. Some highlights for the week include information on volunteering, working and studying abroad, tales… Continue reading International Week
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Ice-T stays true blue
Seven years too late, all the hip-hop acts that you wanted to see when you were 13 have passed through Calgary: Public Enemy, Naughty by Nature, Run dmc, Tone Loc & Young mc, and now–finally–the original, original gansta, Tracy Marrow aka Ice-T. The old school hip-hop acts try to keep themselves going face an unusual… Continue reading Ice-T stays true blue
With over 2,000 international students and a campus more diverse than a pack of Skittles, it seems natural for International Week to brighten our dreary February days. From Feb. 7-11, the campus is host to a variety of cultural activities, including Mehndi painting, a lion dance, and a Japanese tea ceremony. "International Week is an… Continue reading International Week
Plane Jane weave elements together
"We have our bad gigs, but you need to," says Daryl Whitehead. "You need those really shitty gigs. The last time we played here, we played in the basement, that was the worst. [We were] too drunk and there was like six people in the audience." At some time or another, half the Western world… Continue reading Plane Jane weave elements together