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The calming art of crocheting

Are you stressed out with the amount of schoolwork you need to complete? Are you bashing your head against a wall trying to come up with the perfect thesis statement? Are you drinking copious amounts of alcohol to try to numb your anxiety over an exam? If you answered yes to one or more of these questions, it sounds like you need to de-stress. And, what better what to do that than by learning the calming art of crocheting?

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The rising star of Bethlehem

Just kidding. Haris Khan is a rising star of comedy! He was the 2015 CBC Future 40 award winner. He was runner up for Best Comedian of 2015. He opened for Chris D’Elia at Casion Regina, he sold out shows on his world tour, and he raised over $20,000 for non-profit organizations in six years. Who is this?! You guessed it! Haris Khan. In reference to his sold out World Tour shows, Haris states, “Being ...

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Ladies, clean up after yourselves

Poop everywhere What’s worse than eating crappy food in the Riddell Centre? Pooping in the women’s bathrooms at the University of Regina. Disgusting. A few weeks ago, my comrade and fellow staff member, John Kapp, wrote y’all a lovely article calling for the male students to clean up after themselves in the bathroom. This week, I am calling all female students at the U of R to do the same thing: stop being gross, and, ...

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Lives over strikes

“Ultimately, the professional and technical employees who are striking at the U of R need to find a way to do so without shutting down the counselling services and risking the lives, health, and well-being of its students.” – Destiny Kaus

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