Your rights as employees in BC

Workers rights 300

Summer is officially here. While some of us are attending college or planning a holiday, others are working. It is a nice time to take up few odd seasonal...

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I got 99 problems and my stress is one

Screenshot from Inside Amy Schumer

Anxious is a state with which I’m well-acquainted. Like a sweater that’s faded and worn-in, I habitually cloak myself in nerves. I don’t have an anxiety condition that I...

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Flavour feud

Photo illustration by Joel McCarthy

There is nothing more frustrating than standing in the snack aisle, surveying the selection, getting overwhelmed, and breaking down in tears. We know how hard it is to make...

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Canucks win cup

Illustration by Ed Appleby

In breaking news today, the Vancouver Canucks, for the first time in the club’s existence, have won the Stanley Cup playoffs!

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#HashtagLunchbag: Living Through Giving

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It seems like such a simple idea. Get some people together and make lunches, then hand them out to the homeless—combat hunger by actually giving people food.

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Comic Corner: Keeping it local

Cover art by Nina Masumoto

Mega Fauna is a graphic novel anthology released by Vancouver publisher Cloudscape Comics. It features short stories written and illustrated by local writers and artists, who came together to...

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Compass Card rolls out for Douglas College

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Starting this month, students at Douglas College will be replacing their paper U-Pass BC passes with Compass Cards as part of wave three of the Compass Card U-Pass rollout.

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Your rights as employees in BC

Workers rights 300

Summer is officially here. While some of us are attending college or planning a holiday, others are working. It is a nice time to take up few odd seasonal jobs and make some extra money. International students also get an opportunity at this time of the year to work full-time.

I got 99 problems and my stress is one

Screenshot from Inside Amy Schumer

Anxious is a state with which I’m well-acquainted. Like a sweater that’s faded and worn-in, I habitually cloak myself in nerves. I don’t have an anxiety condition that I know of, but a quick perusal of the nervous natures which populate my family tree would seem to indicate that worry is an unavoidable inheritance.

Kickstarter in the Community: Animals, artists, and the Vancouver comic scene

Mega Fauna contributors and their pets

The Cloudscape Comics Society brings together the comic community through published works by new and veteran artists and writers, meetings that are open to the public, and events that connect comic creators with their fans. On May 22, the society will host a launch party for their eighth graphic novel anthology, Mega Fauna, at Cloudscape Comics HQ in Vancouver’s Memorial South Park.

Flavour feud

Photo illustration by Joel McCarthy

There is nothing more frustrating than standing in the snack aisle, surveying the selection, getting overwhelmed, and breaking down in tears. We know how hard it is to make that tough decision. We want to help you pick the perfect snack. But everybody’s taste is different, so in this series we’ll carefully evaluate each flavour and offer our opinions.

Chairman of the Board: I’m better than you

Illustration by Ed Appleby

A favourite pastime of many introverted intellectuals is to ponder the big questions in life, like who would win in a fight. Now you can sharpen your debate skills and answer the big questions at the same time.

Canucks win cup

Illustration by Ed Appleby

In breaking news today, the Vancouver Canucks, for the first time in the club’s existence, have won the Stanley Cup playoffs!

Cover letters are hard

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I am writing to enquire if you have any vacancies in your company. I was referred to you by Eric Wilkins, and I believe that I am an excellent candidate to fill any positions that you might presently have to fill.