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How far is too far?

On Wednesday, November 22, the Philosophers' Café held a public debate at the Nanaimo Regional Library. The topic was "How Far is Too Far" when deciding how to handle individual life and when to decide that a potentially life-saving…

VIU undergrad conducts new research

In bldg. 356 on the VIU Nanaimo campus, there is a small lab where students use neuroscience to better understand human behaviour. Michael Willden is a senior psychology student in the process of completing an honours project with the Sleep…

Volunteer with Nanaimo Community Gardens

Are you interested in learning more about organic gardening? Do you want to meet new people in your community?    The Nanaimo Community Gardens Society (NCGS) is an organization which focuses on the education and awareness of organic…

Intercultural hip-hop forum at VIU

When VIU Intercultural Program Coordinator Simon Schachner was asked to be on the planning committee for World VIU Days, he knew he wanted to do something with hip-hop. Back in 2005, when Schachner was a VIU student, he attended an…